BOULDER, CO (April 4, 2018) – Boulder, Colo.-based Caplan & Earnest announced today that seven of its attorneys were named Super Lawyers, a designation by Thomson Reuters that recognizes the top lawyers in Colorado.
Recognized as Super Lawyers in 2018:
Barbara Glogiewicz is a member of the firm’s litigation and health law practices. An accomplished trial lawyer, Giogiewicz often works in complex and emotionally charged cases of medical and dental malpractice defense, healthcare litigation and regulation, medical negligence defense, and hospital and long-term care defense.
Brad J. Hendrick leads the firm’s immigration law practice, focusing on employment-based immigration, including corporate and individual counsel for hiring and compliance, visas, permanent residence status, citizenship, training, and best practices for organizations.
Meghan E. Pound leads the firm’s health care law practice and practices across a
variety of complex litigation matters, particularly focused on defending hospitals and other medical professionals accused of civil rights violations, employment discrimination, or other wrongdoing.
Linda Siderius specializes in representing organizations and licensed professionals before federal and state regulatory agencies in administrative proceedings, both defending and prosecuting matters.
Douglas Stevens focuses on civil litigation matters, including medical malpractice, construction, recreation, personal injury, trucking, insurance bad faith and coverage, and more. He also drafts contracts and releases for use in maximizing liability protection for his clients.
Stu Stuller focuses his practice on appeals in state and federal court, litigation, constitutional law, and general counsel for public school districts, playing a substantial role in more than 30 cases that resulted in published decisions.
Laura Wassmuth specializes in health law with a focus on litigation. She represents hospitals, healthcare providers, and medical organizations in civil disputes throughout Colorado’s state judicial districts and federal district court, as well as before regulatory agencies and licensing boards.
In addition, Thomson Reuters named Caplan & Earnest associate, Matt Ullrich, a 2018 Rising Star, an award given to lawyers 40 years old or younger who have been in practice 10 years or less. Ullrich has deep experience in not only telehealth, but also in providing counsel to hospitals, long-term care facilities, home care agencies, behavioral health providers, clinics, managed care organizations, and practitioners.
Selection for Super Lawyers is based upon a multi-phase process that includes peer nominations, an evaluation of the candidates by a third-party research group, and a peer evaluation by respected attorneys working in the same practice area. Attorneys selected for the list represent only five percent of lawyers in Colorado.
“Since 1969, Caplan & Earnest has been one of Colorado’s leading law firms,” said Jim Branum, managing partner at Caplan & Earnest. “We owe our longevity and our stellar reputation to our commitment to always put our clients first and to our outstanding team of attorneys. It is a diverse group that has the resources, knowledge, expertise, and energy to deliver excellent legal work for clients across a wide array of industries.
“We are so proud of all of our Super Lawyers and of our Rising Star. They are some of the best legal strategists in the state,” he said.
ABOUT CAPLAN & EARNEST: Established in 1969, Caplan & Earnest, LLC, is a Boulder-based full-service law firm specializing in healthcare, education, litigation, estate planning, immigration, and business law. Caplan & Earnest offers the depth and diversity needed to serve the needs of clients facing complex legal issues.