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Keating to Receive Exclusive Thompson G. Marsh Award
We congratulate our founding partner, colleague and friend, Bill Keating, on his selection to receive the Thompson G. Marsh Award from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law.
The Thompson G. Marsh Award is presented to a DU Law graduate in recognition of outstanding accomplishment throughout the recipient’s career. It is conferred only occasionally following discussions and agreement between the Sturm College of Law Alumni Council, the DU Law Stars nominating committee and the dean of the college of law.
Since 1975, Bill has specialized in plaintiff’s personal injury and wrongful death litigation in Colorado and the West. His focus is complex, catastrophic injury matters including products liability, fire and explosions, trucking and auto collisions, automotive defects, construction accidents, and insurance bad faith. In addition to in-depth investigations and diligent commitment to clients in the midst of sudden catastrophe, Bill has leads the firm’s efforts to promote change for safer products and workplaces.
His strong work ethic, a love of the law and working with people has resulted in many honors including an invitation to the International Academy of Trial Lawyers (IATL). The IATL’s membership is limited to 500 Fellows in the United States. He has also been elected to the prestigious American College of Trial Lawyers, a group of less than one percent of lawyers in Colorado and the U.S.
Bill has been listed in the Best Lawyers of America® for more than 17 years, and has been recognized as one of the Top 10 lawyers in Colorado by Super Lawyers® for each of the last five years. He is also involved in the International Society of Barristers, has been selected to the American Board of Trial Advocates, and to the Academy of Catastrophic Injury Attorneys.
He lectures locally and nationally on litigation matters. He is past president of the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association.
The Thompson G. Marsh award will be presented to Bill during the annual DU Law Stars dinner on Thursday, September 13, 2012. To learn more, please visit the DU Law Stars website.