Jane Bendle Lucero

Jane Bendle Lucero

Shareholder since January 1, 2013
Location:
Englewood, Colorado
Phone:
720-875-9140
Fax:
720-875-9141
Email:

Jane Bendle Lucero is a shareholder at Harris, Karstaedt, Jamison & Powers, P.C. Since 1999, Ms. Lucero has specialized in civil litigation defense, with a focus on personal injury cases.  Although the bulk of her cases have dealt with auto accidents and premises liability claims, she also has experience with defamation, wrongful death, construction liability, trucking liability, product liability, intellectual property, insurance bad faith, construction defect and toxic tort claims.  Of special note, early in her trial experience she participated in the successful defense of a nine week long toxic tort trial in Pueblo, Colorado.  She has tried cases in the following Colorado district venues: Denver, Arapahoe, Boulder, Adams, Pueblo, Jefferson, El Paso, Weld, Douglas and Larimer.  She is admitted to practice in the Colorado State Courts and the U.S. District Court of Colorado.  She is a member of the Colorado Bar Association and the Colorado Defense Lawyers Association.

Ms. Lucero was born and raised on Long Island.  She is married, and has two children, Ava and Aidan.

 

Areas of Practice

  • Insurance Defense
  • Litigation & Appeals - State Trial Practice
  • Personal Injury Defense

Bar Admissions

  • Colorado, 1999

Education

  • University of Denver College of Law, Denver, Colorado
    • J.D. - May, 1999
    • Honors: Recipient, Daniel Lee Webb Memorial Scholarship Award
  • University of Richmond, Richmond, Virginia
    • B.A. - 1994
    • Major: English

Classes/Seminars

  • Presenting Speaker on Premises Liability Law at the Colorado Bar Association Annual Tort Law Update 2016
  • Presenting Speaker at Colorado Defense Lawyers Association’s A New Lawyers CLE “Voir Dire in Practice” on October 26, 2016
  • Presenting Speaker on Handling Premises Liability Cases for the Paralegal at the Mile High Association of Legal Support Staff on July 11, 2016
  • Presenting Speaker on Defense Perspective at the Colorado Bar Association Premises Liability Litigation: Plaintiff and Defense Perspectives on June 15, 2016
  • Presenting Speaker on Premises Liability Law at the Colorado Bar Association Annual Tort Law Update 2015
  • Presenting Speaker on Premises Liability Law at the Colorado Bar Association Annual Tort Law Update 2014
  • Presenting Speaker on Premises Liability Issues at the Colorado Bar Association CLE 2013 Annual Tort Law Update on September 20, 2013
  • Presenting Speaker on Collateral Source Law and Litigation Financing at the Colorado Bar Association “A Crash Course in Motor Vehicle Accident Law 2016” on May 12, 2013
  • Presentation for Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc. at May, 2013 CE/CLE Seminar: “What If it Looks Like Arson? Insurers Investigating and Defending Against Claims When Arson is Expected.”
  • Presenting Speaker on Premises Liability Issues at the Colorado Bar Association CLE 2012 Annual Tort Law Update on September 28, 2012
  • Presenting Speaker at the Colorado Defense Lawyers Association Biomechanics CLE in November, 2011
  • Presenting Speaker on Premises Liability Issues at the Colorado Bar Association CLE 2010 Annual Tort Law Update
  • Presenting Speaker at the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association CLE Car Crash Mock Trial: From Voir Dire to Closing Argument in May, 2005

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Colorado Bar Association
  • Colorado Defense Lawyers Association
  • Denver Bar Association

Past Employment Positions

  • Harris, Karstaedt, Jamison & Powers, P.C., November 1, 1999 - April 1, 2006
  • Campbell, Latiolais and Ruebel, P.C., April 2, 2006 - August 1, 2006
  • Ray Lego and Associates, In-house Counsel for Travelers Insurance, August 1, 2006 - October 1, 2009
  • Lambdin and Chaney, LLP, October 1, 2009 - September 1, 2011

Previous Names

  • Jane Bendle
CBA | Est. in 1897 | Colorado Bar Association Member Firm