Daniel R. Coombe: Partner
In 2016 Daniel saved one of his clients approximately $900,000 from Plaintiffs’ initial demands. Daniel’s civil litigation practice is focused on the defense of construction defect, product defect, personal injury, and commercial litigations. He has achieved successful results representing store owners, businesses, general contractors, subcontractors, owner/developers, product manufacturers, and property owners.
Daniel is also a Certified Litigation Management Professional (CLMP) and he takes tremendous pride in forming successful business relationships. These relationships are based on open communication, timely reporting, litigation efficiency and the molding of expectations and goals into realistic litigation plans.
Daniel has been a Managing Partner at MGJ since 2014. He was made a junior partner in 2013 and has also served as MGJ’s marketing director. Prior to joining MGJ, in early 2009, Daniel practiced construction defect, commercial, mass tort, and personal injury litigation at another of Denver’s preeminent law firms.
Before beginning his practice in 2005, Daniel was United States Congressional intern, and further developed his legal skills during daily courtroom appearances with the Denver District Attorney’s Office during law school. After law school, he clerked for a Colorado Chief District Court Judge.
Daniel is a member of the Bar of the United States Supreme Court, the Colorado State Bar, the United States District Court for the District of Colorado and the United States Court of Appeals, 10th Circuit.
His professional affiliations also include The Claims and Litigation Management (CLM) Alliance, the Colorado Claims Association, the Denver Claims Association and the Colorado Defense Lawyers Association.
For many of these organizations he has been a guest speaker, authored articles, and presented lectures on issues such as resolution techniques, complex litigation, contractual indemnity, risk transfer, additional insured status, and contracts.
Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois, B.A., 2001
University of Denver, College of Law, Denver, Colorado, J.D., 2004
Honors and Awards
Daniel has been recognized in the Denver Post as a “Colorado Super Lawyer, Rising Star” in both 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017.
In 2015 was named a “10” Best Personal Injury Law Attorney (Defense) for Client Satisfaction in Colorado by the American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys (AIOPIA)
He has also been named a “Top 40 Under 40 Litigation Lawyer in Colorado” by the American Society of Legal Advocates.