Colorado’s Ski Accident Attorneys
Participating in winter sports comes with risk, and injuries and accidents can happen to even the most experienced skier and snowboarder. As with other kinds of personal injury, people who suffer an injury while skiing or snowboarding have certain rights under the law, including, in some cases, the right to financial compensation.
When there is a lot at stake, the lawyer you choose makes a difference. The attorneys at Chalat Hatten & Banker, PC have expertly represented ski and snowboard-related personal injury cases throughout Colorado and all over the country for over 30 years. Each lawyer’s extensive knowledge of ski law, medicine, and litigation is why we have handled more ski injury cases than any firm in the U.S. and is reflected in record verdicts and settlements we have achieved for our clients.
If you were injured in a ski or snowboard collision, hurt due to malfunctioning or improperly maintained ski lifts or other equipment, or from the negligence of a ski resort, contact us for a 100% free consultation. We will explain your rights, provide straight answers to your legal questions and guide you through the process with care and compassion.
About Our Firm
Ski and snowboard injury cases is a niche practice area within our law firm and one that each of our firm’s partners specializes in. Jim Chalat, founding partner of Chalat Hatten & Banker, PC, has been considered a trailblazer in ski law since the 1980s. For over 30 years, he has successfully represented hundreds of injured skiers and snowboarders in their accident claims, including taking several record verdicts and settlements.
Our firm is locally and nationally known for our representation in snow sport injury cases. This can, in part, be attributed to the reputation we have built by succeeding with integrity – a core value at the forefront of our practice. Our attorneys are also avid skiers who not only know the trails and terrain at the Colorado ski areas, but also have immense experience in ski accident reconstruction.
We remain fully operational to assist those in need during the COVID-19 pandemic, while taking the necessary precautions to ensure the safety of our clients, staff, and community. We continue to aggressively advocate for our clients and welcome the opportunity to do so for you.