Member Profile: Bill Neighbors

Bill Neighbors
JAG Inc
1601 Blake St, Suite 400
Denver, CO 80202
Email: Click for email

Tel: (303) 572-1919
Fax: (303) 571-1115
Website: www.jaginc.com

CO Chapter: www.ColMediators.org

ADR Services Include:

Mediation; Arbitration; Early Neutral Evaluation; Med-Arb; Discovery Referee; Mini-Trial Judge; Special Master; Insurance Umpire

 

ONLINE SCHEDULING: Bill Neighbors
Calendar Last Updated: 4 Dec 16

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Bill Neighbors has substantive case experience in the following areas...

ADA Disability
Agricultural
Anti-Trust
Appellate
Automotive
Aviation
Banking & Finance
Civil Rights
Class Actions
Commercial/Business
Construction
Contract Disputes
Debt Collections
EEOC
Education
Eminent Domain
Employment
Energy Sector (Oil, Gas)
Engineering
Environmental
Family Businesses
Insurance
Intellectual Property
Legal Malpractice
Libel & Slander
Medical Malpractice
Nursing Homes
Partnerships
Personal Injury
Pharmaceuticals
Police
Premises Liability
Probate
Product Liability
Professional Fees
Professional Malpractice
Professional Negligence
Real Estate
Securities
Shareholder Disputes
Torts
Trusts / Estates
Wrongful Death

 

BIOGRAPHICAL:

Bill was in the private practice of law for six years. After serving as the Chief Trial Deputy for the Colorado State Public Defender s Office for two years, he was appointed to the Boulder County District Court in 1973, serving primarily in a civil division until 1983, when he was appointed to the Colorado Supreme Court. In 1985, Neighbors was elected Deputy Chief Justice of the Colorado Supreme Court. He resigned from the Court in 1986 to join the Judicial Arbiter Group, Inc and has been a fulltime neutral since that date.

Mr. Neighbors has long been an advocate of judicial education and legal professionalism as demonstrated by his long-standing relationship with the National Institute for Trial Advocacy as a teaching team leader and member. He has taught trial advocacy at Harvard, the University of Denver, the University of Colorado and New Mexico law schools. Neighbors and Justice William H. Erickson have written two books on constitutional criminal law and procedure.

EDUCATION:

A Colorado native, Bill Neighbors received a Bachelor of Science degree in Farm and Ranch Management and a Master of Science degree in Economics from Colorado State University in Fort Collins. Neighbors received his law degree from the University of Colorado in Boulder in 1965.

Memberships & Affiliations

While a District Judge, Neighbors served on the Judicial Discipline Commission charged with handling complaints about the Colorado judiciary. He is the former chair of the State Commission on Judicial Performance and former chair of the City of Denver Ethics Code Review Committee. He is a member of the American Law Institute and the American, Colorado and Boulder County Bar Associations.

Rates

$390.00/hr for mediation, arbitration including prep time. Travel is billed at 1/2.
 
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