Title: Special Counsel

Office: 303-861-5300

Cell: 720-443-5646

Email: afelser@gvlslaw.com

An accomplished legal writer, seasoned litigator and trial lawyer, Andy has handled hundreds of court appearances, depositions and trials in state and federal courts over a 37 year span. His cases have involved a wide range of legal issues in almost every field of law.

 

 

 

Distinctions:

Martindale-Hubbell “AV” peer review rating and Silver Client Champion award for client service (based on reviews requested from clients).

Education:

J.D., University of Maryland School of Law, 1981

B.S.F.S., Georgetown University, School of Foreign Service, 1978

LICENSED:

Maryland, 1981

District of Columbia, 1988

Colorado, 1991

 

cOURT aDMISSIONS:

U.S. District Court, District of Colorado

U.S. Supreme Court

Pro hac vice admissions: Arizona, Delaware, Florida, New York

 

mEMBER:

Colorado Trial Lawyers Association

American Bar Association (Co-Chair, Practice Points Subcommittee, Pretrial Practice and Discovery Committee, ABA Section of Litigation)

Colorado Bar Association (Arbitrator, Legal Fee Arbitration Committee)

The Rhone-Brackett Inn of Court

Law Club of Denver (President 2011-2012)

American Bar Foundation

 

teaching & Presentations:

Lawyering Process Program at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law from 1998-2007. Contract Drafting for Litigators, Colorado Bar Association CLE, 2017.

 

PERSONAL:

Andy is married and the proud father of a teenage son. His hobbies include creative writing, guitar, and songwriting. His poem “Flying Ground” won first place for poetry in the 2017 Denver Bar Association creative writing competition.