Gregg S. Rich: Partner
Gregg’s civil litigation practice is focused on the defense of construction defect, personal injury, employment, and telecommunication matters. He has a special emphasis on the defense of general contractors and subcontractors, and coverage issues stemming from those matters.
Gregg has tried multiple bench and jury trials and arbitrations. He has also argued several times before the Colorado Court of Appeals.
Gregg became a partner of MGJ in 2014. For fourteen years prior to joining MGJ, Gregg’s practice included construction defect, personal injury, employment, and telecommunications litigation at well-respected Denver civil defense firms. He was at his previous firm for ten years, five as partner.
After graduating from Cal Poly Pomona with a political science degree and spending a few years as a haberdasher, Gregg attended the University of Denver, College of Law, graduating in 2000. While at DU, he worked as an intern for a criminal defense firm on a capital murder case. Gregg was also student attorney at DU’s Student Law Office, representing clients in misdemeanor criminal matters and doing outreach to homeless and women’s shelters and senior centers. Gregg was active in moot court as a member of the ABA Trial Team and the Appellate Team. He also worked as an intern with the Tort Litigation Division of the Colorado Attorney General’s Office, assisting attorneys to defend the state and its agencies against civil claims.
Gregg is admitted to practice law in Colorado, New York, the US District Courts for Colorado and the Southern District of New York, the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United States Supreme Court.
He has served as counsel to the board of the Communications Technology Professionals since 2002. He is a member of and serves on the Executive Board of the Colorado Defense Lawyers Association. Gregg is also a member of the American, Colorado, Denver& Arapahoe County Bar Associations, the Defense Research Institute, Claims Litigation Management, and the William E. Doyle Inn of Court.
Gregg frequently speaks on general insurance topics, construction defect law, and coverage issues for insurance industry and attorney groups.
California State Polytechnic University, B.A., 1993
University of Denver, College of Law, J.D., 2000