Allison Takacs

Associate

As a rising attorney, Allison takes pride in her determination and advocacy. With clients, Allison ensures that empathy is the number one goal and takes the extra step to make every client feel understood and well represented. Throughout each case, Allison uses her determination and focus to advocate for her clients and develop the best solution for success. Allison’s goal is to work harder than anyone else in the courtroom to get the result her client deserves.

Areas of Practice

  • Commercial & Contract Litigation
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Personal Injury & Wrongful Death

Education

  • University of Denver, Sturm College of Law, J.D.
  • University of Denver, Dual B.A., Socio-Legal Studies and Psychology, Cum Laude

Bar Admissions

  • Colorado
  • South Dakota
Experience

When an older man fell at a restaurant and was severely injured, Allison was on the team that secured an approximately $1.4 million jury verdict for Ogborn Mihm’s client. In this premises liability case, a restaurant failed to exercise reasonable care to protect its patrons.

Experience

Allison was part of a team that successfully reached a settlement in a highly contentious breach of fiduciary duty case. Allison’s role in researching numerous legal issues and drafting motions assisted the team in obtaining a very desirable outcome for their client.

As a rising trial attorney in commercial litigation and personal injury, Allison takes pride in being a compelling and well-reasoned advocate. When working with clients Allison’s number one goal is empathy and understanding. Allison takes the extra step to make every person feel heard and understood. It is with this deeper understanding that she can appreciate the case and all of its nuance. Every case is unique and requires an individualized strategy. Allison capitalizes on that and uses her creativity to develop the best solution for success. When it comes to working the case, Allison’s goal is to work harder than anyone else in the courtroom. Allison is motivated to get the result her client deserves. Allison knows that success comes from dedication and working intelligently. This is exactly what she executes with every case.

Throughout law school, Allison focused on her ability to articulate clearly and argue persuasively in the courtroom. Allison graduated from the University of Denver, Sturm College of Law in the top 15% of her class. Throughout law school Allison was a member of the National Trial Team and traveled to numerous trial tournaments across the country. In her last year of law school, Allison and three of her teammates won the National Ethics Trial Competition in Sacramento, California. Allison also won the Daniel S. Hoffman Memorial Trial Advocacy Tournament, the Advocates Cup Trial Tournament, and the Hogan-Lovells Crosstown Cup Trial Tournament. During law school Allison interned for Chief Judge Michael Martinez in the 2nd Judicial District Court.

Allison was born in Watertown, South Dakota and eventually moved to Steamboat Springs, Colorado with her family. Growing up in Ski Town, USA, Allison loves snowboarding, exercising, and every single dog. Allison can usually be found at the gym or spending time with her husband and golden retriever, Boo Bear.

Associations

  • Member, Colorado Trial Lawyers Association
  • Member, Colorado Women’s Bar Association
  • Member, American Association for Justice
  • Member, Colorado Bar Association