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Bill Meyer

Neutral/Arbitrator
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Address

1601 Blake Street Ste #400 Denver, CO 80202

P: (720) 932-3430
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E: bmeyer@jaginc.com

Introducing

Judicial Service District Court Judge, 2nd Judicial District, Colorado, 1984-2000 Education J.D. – University of Denver College of Law B.A. – College of Idaho, With Honors Background Former Denver District Court Judge Bill Meyer joined the JAG staff as an arbiter in 2000, and became the managing arbiter in 2011. During his sixteen years on the Denver District Court, Meyer tried numerous negligence, employment and commercial disputes. He was director of the Denver District Court Early Neutral Evaluation Project and personally handled scores of settlement conferences. He was also Presiding Judge of the domestic relations division from 1996-1998. While […]

Judicial Service
  • District Court Judge, 2nd Judicial District, Colorado, 1984-2000
BACKGROUND
  • Former Denver District Court Judge Bill Meyer joined the JAG staff as an arbiter in 2000, and became the managing arbiter in 2011. During his sixteen years on the Denver District Court, Meyer tried numerous negligence, employment and commercial disputes. He was director of the Denver District Court Early Neutral Evaluation Project and personally handled scores of settlement conferences. He was also Presiding Judge of the domestic relations division from 1996-1998.

    While on the bench, Meyer regularly taught evidence courses to Colorado judges, as well as to judges nationally. As a nationally recognized authority on evidence he has published one book and several articles on that subject. Meyer currently teaches evidence for the Colorado Judicial Branch and the National Judicial College (NJC) as well as teaching dispute resolution skills at NJC. In addition, he is the Senior Judicial Fellow for the National Drug Court Institute and as such does curriculum development and training for over 2700 courts nationally and internationally.

Career Highlights
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    5280 Magazine Top Lawyers 2015
    The Best Lawyers in America© 2015, 2016, 2017
    Law Week Colorado, Barrister’s Best Edition, People’s Choice Mediator 2014
    Managing arbiter of the Judicial Arbiter Group, 2011
    Senior Judicial Fellow, National Drug Court Institute
    Colorado Mediator of the Year – Lawyers Pick, Law Week (2011)
    Wall of Honor, National Judicial College (2011)
    Judicial Award, Colorado Corrections Association (1995)
    Judicial Award, University of Colorado Health Sciences (1995)
    Special Award of Merit, Mile High Council on Alcoholism & Drug Abuse (1994)
    Judicial Excellence Award, Denver Bar Association (1991)
    Special Assistant United States Attorney, District of Colorado
    First Assistant Attorney General, Colorado Attorney General
    Deputy District Attorney, Denver, CO