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Charles Franklin Brega, American lawyer. Bar: Colorado 1960. Named Colorado Super Lawyer, 2005-2008; named one of Best Lawyers in American, 1983, Best Lawyers in Colorado Since its Inception.

Background

Brega, Charles Franklin was born on February 5, 1933 in Callaway, Nebraska, United States. Son of Richard E. and Bessie (King) Brega.

Education

The Citadel (Bachelor of Arts, Distinguished Military Graduate, 1954). University of Colorado (Juris Doctor, 1960).

Career

Worked at Brega & Winters, P.C. (Denver, Colorado) specializing in General Civil Trial Practice in State and Federal Courts, Trials and Appeals, Personal Injury, Securities Litigation, Estate Planning and Probate, Real Estate, Negligence, Malpractice, Commercial Litigation, Government, Property Taxation, Land Use and Zoning, Business, Corporations and Partnerships, Workers' Compensation, Family Law and Bankruptcy. Admitted to the bar, 1960, Colorado. 1970, United States. Supreme Court.

Speaker: Domestic Relations Committee, Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, 1964—. Young Lawyers Committee on Seminars, 1965-1966. University of Denver College of Law Trial Courses, 1968—.

Member of Panel, American Arbitration Association, 1969—. Chairman/Co-Chairman, The National College of Advocacy, Advanced Course in Trial Advocacy, Association of Trial Lawyers of America, 1980-1983. Faculty Member, Basic Advocacy College, 1982-1983, Association of Trial Lawyers.

Member: Denver, Colorado (Member: Negligence Committee, 1962—. Medical-Leg l Liaison Committee, 1963-1964. Grievance Committee, 1968-1970.

Judicial-Legal Liaison Committee, 1969) and American Bar Associations. Colorado Trial Lawyers Association (Member, Board of Directors, 1969—. President, 1972-1973).

The Association of Trial Lawyers of America (Vice Chairman, Commercial Litigation Section, 1974-1975. Member, Board of Governors, 1975—. Chairman, Commercial Litigation Section, 1975—).

International Academy of Trial Lawyers. American Board of Trial Advocates (Advocate). Fellow, International Society of Barristers.

Brega & Winters, P.C. was founded in 1989 by Charles F. Brega and Jerry D. Winters for both the Denver and Greeley, Colorado metropolitan areas. The firm has quickly become a regional firm over the last two years by having clients in several Western states. The firm encourages continuing professional development and all partners and associates participate in continuing legal education seminars, professional association activities and civic affairs.

Membership

Member: Denver, Colorado (Member: Negligence Committee, 1962—. Medical-Leg l Liaison Committee, 1963-1964. Grievance Committee, 1968-1970.

Judicial-Legal Liaison Committee, 1969) and American Bar Associations. Colorado Trial Lawyers Association (Member, Board of Directors, 1969—. President, 1972-1973).

The Association of Trial Lawyers of America (Vice Chairman, Commercial Litigation Section, 1974-1975. Member, Board of Governors, 1975—. Chairman, Commercial Litigation Section, 1975—).

International Academy of Trial Lawyers. American Board of Trial Advocates (Advocate). Fellow, International Society of Barristers.

Fellow, International Society of Barristers.

Connections

Married Betty Jean Witherspoon, September 17, 1960. Children: Kerry E., Charles D., Angie G.