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How Much is My Car Accident Claim Worth?

Car Accident Settlement Value Calculator If you were injured in a car accident, you might be wondering “how much is my case worth.” Naturally, people are curious about the amount of compensation they can anticipate after an accident. It is a common, and important, question for people considering a personal injury lawsuit. The Colorado car […]

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$2 Million: Denver Pedestrian Accident

B.W. was a pedestrian crossing Sheridan Blvd. at Byron, walking in the crosswalk with the pedestrian walk signal. Mr. Gomez was working as an employee of Compass Construction when he made a right hand turn on red, colliding into B.W.. Since Mr. Gomez was acting within the course and scope of his employment, Compass Construction’s […]

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Halloween Safety: Tips to Keep Your Kids Safe While Trick-or-Treating This Year

It’s almost Halloween, and the nation just received the green light from the CDC to celebrate and enjoy Halloween and trick-or-treating this year (with precautions, of course). Exciting news for kids and adults alike, as this spooky holiday can be one of the most anticipated nights of the year. Particularly after more than 18 months […]

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Four Chalat Hatten & Banker Lawyers Selected to The Best Lawyers in America 2022

Chalat Hatten & Banker is proud to announce all four of its personal injury attorneys have been recognized by Best Lawyers in the 2022 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. It is considered to […]

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Jim Chalat Named 2022 Best Lawyers “Lawyer of the Year” in Denver, CO

Chalat Hatten & Banker PC attorney, Jim Chalat, was recently selected as the 2022 “Lawyer of the Year” for Legal Malpractice Law – Plaintiffs in Denver, CO. The Lawyer of the Year distinction from Best Lawyers recognizes attorneys with the highest overall feedback from peers in each practice area. Only a single lawyer in each […]

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Colorado’s 10 Most Congested Roads

If you feel like your commute is taking longer, it is. Newly released census data show that Colorado was the sixth fastest-growing state over the last 10 years. Colorado’s population grew at nearly twice the rate of the rest of the nation between 2010 and 2020, the U.S. Census Bureau reported earlier this month. The […]

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Colorado Dog Bite Law

Laws determining a dog owner’s liability for bites and other injuries vary from state to state. Some states follow a strict liability law, while others operate under a negligence rule for dog bites. Strict liability states hold the dog owner responsible for any damages their dog causes. In these states, an injured dog bite victim […]

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The Safest Cars for 2021

There’s some good news for everyone on the road: today’s cars are safer than ever before. The number of cars, trucks and SUVs earning the highest ratings from the nonprofit that assesses vehicle safety more than doubled for the 2021 model year. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) recognized 49 models for providing the […]

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Do Your Part: 5 Safety Tips For Drivers this Memorial Day Weekend

The unofficial start of summer is here: Memorial Day. And travel is expected to bounce back from last year in a big way. Experts are expecting to see the biggest surge in getaway traffic since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic with more than 37 million Americans planning to travel away from home. That’s a […]

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