R. PARKER SEMLER, MEMBER

CONTACT

303-839-1680 ext. 206
Fax: 303-839-1642
Email: parker@semlerlaw.com

EXPERIENCE:

Parker Semler formed Semler & Associates, P.C. in 1996.  Prior to forming Semler & Associates, P.C., Mr. Semler worked at Kornblum Ferry & Fry in San Francisco, California, where he worked from 1988 to 1991.  At Kornblum his practice involved several insurance areas including insurance defense, insurance coverage and insurance bad faith litigation.  After moving to Colorado in 1991, Mr. Semler joined the firm of Cox Buchanan Padmore & Shakarchy, where he worked until 1996.  At Cox Padmore, his practice areas included bankruptcy, contract, real estate, oil and gas, mining and securities issues. He also participated in all aspects of commercial litigation. Mr. Semler currently manages the litigation and the transactional practices within the firm.  He has an active litigation, natural resourses, land use, real estate, HOA, and insurance practice.  Some of Mr. Semler’s clients include: Chubb Group Insurance, Inc.; Executive Risk Indemnity, Inc.; Hartford Insurance Company, Inc.; Up With People, Inc.; EPS Doublet, Inc.; Pinyon Mortgage, LLC; PetroMed, Inc.; BDS Petroleum, LLC.; Piute Pipeline, LLC.; San Marco Petroleum, Inc.; Roemer Oil Company, Inc.; US Bank Corporation; Yampa Development Group, LLC; Snavely Development Company, Inc.; Best Buy Homes, Inc.; McKensie River Corporation; Walter “Bubby” Brister.

PRACTICE AREAS:

  • HOA Law
  • Land Use
  • Real Estate
  • Attorney Malpractice
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Oil and Gas Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Defects
  • Insurance Bad Faith
  • Insurance Defense

BAR ADMISSIONS:

  • Colorado, 1991
  • California, 1990
  • Ninth and Tenth Circuit Courts of Appeals, 1991
  • United States District Courts for the District of Colorado, 1993
  • Northern District of California, 1990
  • Central District of California, 1992
  • Southern District of California, 1990
  • Eastern District of California, 1990

EDUCATION:

  • Juris Doctor, University of Denver College of Law, Denver, Colorado 1989)
  • Bachelor of Arts, Pitzer College, Claremont, California, 1979

BAR ASSOCIATION MEMBERSHIPS:

  • Colorado and American Bar Associations
  • State Bar of California
  • Colorado Trial Lawyers Association

PERSONAL:

Mr. Semler was born in Washington D.C. in 1956.  He vacations in Blue Hill, Maine and enjoys lacrosse, tennis, squash, skiing and sailing.

 

Andrew G. Oh-Willeke, Of Counsel

CONTACT:

Telephone: 303-839-1680, ext. 207
Fax: 303-839-1642
Email: Andrew@semlerlaw.com

PRACTICE AREAS:

  • Domestic partnerships
  • Commercial litigation
  • Business law
  • Tax
  • Estate planning
  • Probate

BAR ADMISSIONS:

  • 1995 – New York and U.S. District Court, Western District of New York;
  • 1996 – Colorado;
  • 1997 – U.S. District Court, District of Colorado

EDUCATION:

  • Oberlin College, B.A.
  • University of Michigan, J.D., cum laude

SUMMARY:

  • Executive Committee Member, Colorado Democratic Party (Feb 2009 to March 2010)
  • Treasurer, Democratic Party of Denver (Feb 2007 to Feb 2009)

PERSONAL:

Born In Atlanta, Georgia in 1970.

James L. French, Associate

CONTACT:

Telephone: 303-839-1680, ext. 209
Fax: 303-839-1642
Email: jim@semlerlaw.com

PRACTICE AREAS:

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Real Estate Litigation

BAR ADMISSIONS:

  • 2012 – Colorado

EDUCATION:

 

  •  Juris Doctor, University of Denver College of Law, Denver, Colorado
  • Bachelor of Arts, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana

PERSONAL:

Born In Alton, Illinois in 1974.