I look at a problem from all angles, keeping in mind both the long-term and short-term results. Placing myself in my client’s shoes provides a unique insight and allows me to anticipate their needs and expectations. Before I step into the courtroom, a mediation, or begin a brief, every issue will be researched and opposing arguments anticipated. Preparation is the key to a successful outcome.
Torts and General Casualty
Insurance Coverage and Bad Faith
Products Liability Litigation
Professional Liability Defense
University of Denver
Year degree obtained: 2003
UNDERGRADUATE UNIVERSITY AND DEGREE:
University of Colorado, Boulder, B.A. – History
Year obtained: 1996
NOTABLE REPORTED CASES/CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:
Safehouse, 174 P.3d 821 (Colo. App. 2007).
Solano, 601 F.Supp.2d 1249 (D. Colo. 2009).
Represented physician in medical malpractice case. Defense verdict.
Dains, represented truck driver and trucking company involving a motor vehicle accident on I-25. Defense verdict.
Sweeting, defense verdict in pedestrian/automobile accident case involving catastrophic injuries.
Member of American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA)
Colorado Super Lawyer – 2019, 2020, 2021
Colorado Super Lawyers Rising Star (Civil Litigation Defense) – 2012 through 2014
5280 Magazine Top Lawyers – Personal Injury: Defense 2016, 2017, 2021
Mr. Hertzke is admitted to practice law in both Colorado and Wyoming.