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Douglas Mylchreest Cain

Douglas Mylchreest Cain, American lawyer. Bar: Colorado 1966, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 1972, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1972. Named one of Best Lawyers in America & Super Lawyer.


Cain, Douglas Mylchreest was born on September 8, 1938 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Douglas M. Junior and Louise C. (Coleman) Cain.


Bachelor of Arts, Harvard University, 1960;Juris Doctor with distinction, University of Michigan, 1966;Master of Laws, New York University, 1970.


Associate, Sherman & Howard, Limited liability company, Denver, 1966-1972;partner, Sherman & Howard, Limited liability company, Denver, 1972-1993;equity member, since 1993;chairman policy council, Sherman & Howard, Denver, 1984-1987; Adjunct Professor law, University Denver, 1972-1978. Member Rocky Mountain Estate Planning Council, president, 1976-1977.


Board directors Craig Hospital Foundation, 1980-1986, vice president, 1984-1985, president, 1986-1987, 88-89. Board directors Colorado Judicial Institute, 1990-1996, chairman, 1992-1993. Board directors Colorado chapter American Diabetes Association, 1993, Breathe Better Foundation, 1993-2007, Colorado Council Economic Education, 1996-1998, Fortune Foundation, since 1998.

Member Estate Planning Seminar Group. Fellow American College Tax Council, American College Trust and Estate Counsel. Member American Bar Association, Colorado Bar Association (governor 1980-1982), Greater Denver Tax Council Association (vice president 1987, president 1988 ), Association Harvard Alumni (regional director 1978-1981), Rocky Mountain Harvard Club (president 1977-1978, 92-93), Denver Country Club, Mile High Club, Rotary.


Married Constance Alexis Adams Moffit, April 18, 1970. Children: Victoria Elizabeth Moffit, Alexandra Catherine Moffit.