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Attorneys






Robert A. Schuetze



Schuetze & Gordon LLP


1327 Spruce St.
Boulder, CO 80302
 
 


Communication Center
 

Phone:
(303) 444-5944

E-mail:
bob@schuetze-gordon.com


Fax:
(303) 444-5939

Web site:
http://www.schuetze-gordon.com






Position


Areas of Practice


Bar Admissions


Education


Honors


Affiliations


Bob Schuetze graduated from the University of Denver in 1968 and was thereafter commissioned as an Officer in the U.S. Navy.  He served in Vietnam and rose to the position of Senior Air Intelligence Officer.  He attended the University of Denver School of Law where he was an editor of the law review, graduating in 1976.

He was a founding member of Buchanan, Gray, Purvis & Schuetze, which later became Purvis, Gray, Schuetze & Gordon.  He is a past president of the Boulder County Bar Association and past president of the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association.  He has also served as chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Colorado Bar Foundation.  He is also a member of the American Law Institute and currently serves on the Board of Governors and the American Trial Lawyers Association.

Bob is nationally recognized in the area of railroad grade crossing litigation.  He was counsel in the landmark Colorado trial in which a verdict of $23 million was returned.  In the last 15 years, he has been involved in crossing cases throughout Colorado and in California, Utah, New Mexico and North Dakota.

In his spare time, Bob enjoys downhill skiing and follows the University of Colorado Ski Team where his son, Jed, is a varsity skier.



Current Employment Position(s):
Member


Areas Of Practice:
Personal Injury
Products Liability
Railroad Law
Ski Area Liability
Commercial Litigation
Civil Practice


Bar Admissions:
Colorado, 1977
U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 1977
U.S. District Court District of Colorado, 1977
U.S. Supreme Court, 1977


Education:
University of Denver College of Law, Denver, Colorado, 1976
J.D.

Honors: Mathematics Major, Economics Minor

Law Journal:
Senior Editor, Denver Law Journal, 1975 – 1976

University of Denver, 1968
B.A. Bachelor of Arts


Honors and Awards:
Listed in Best Lawyers in America, Personal Injury Litigation

Professional Associations and Memberships:
Twentieth Judicial District Nominating Commission,
1987

1992
Member
 
Boulder County Bar
Member
 
Boulder County Bar,
1984

1985
President
 
Colorado Bar Association
Member
 
Colorado Bar Association,
1985

1986
Senior Vice President
 
Colorado Bar Association,
1985

1990
Member, Board of Governors
 
Colorado Trial Lawyers Association
Member
 
Colorado Trial Lawyers Association,
2000

2001
President
 
Colorado Trial Lawyers Association,
1980 – Present
Member, Board of Directors
 
The Association of Trial Lawyers of America
Member
 
American Law Institute
Member
 
Colorado Bar Foundation
Member
 
Colorado Bar Foundation,
1989 – Present
Member, Board of Trustees
 
Colorado Bar Foundation,
1992

1994
President, Board of Trustees
 
Legal Aid Foundation
Member
 
Legal Aid Foundation,
1989

1995
Member, Board of Trustees
Past Employment Positions:
U.S. Navy, Lieutenant,
1969

1977
 
Netzorg McKeever Koclanes & Bernhadt LLC, Of Counsel
 
Purvis, Gray, Schuetze & Gordon, Partner,
1985

1998
Birth Information:
December 6, 1945, Kansas City, Missouri, United States of America