Our clients have suffered extraordinary damages. Many are left permanently disabled. None of them can do the one thing they desire most: to simply return to the life they lived before the injury. As experienced Colorado personal injury attorneys, we are here to help what can be helped and to fix what can be fixed. We also understand the Human Losses that you are suffering.
We will help you and your family transition toward the road to recovery by seeking to maximize the compensation necessary to protect your future. We care for our clients and our results reflect our dedication to you and your family. We have more than three decades of combined legal experience. Mr. Pickering has received the highest peer reviewed legal ability rating of "AV Preeminent" awarded by the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory. In fact, Robert G. Pickering has more than 25 years of "AV Preeminent" legal ability peer ratings. In addition, Mr. Pickering has been included in the Top 100 Trial Lawyers for Colorado, named to Colorado Super Lawyers-Personal Injury, ranked Superb by AVVO.com, and has received the Clients' Choice awards from AVVO.com.
The Pickering Law Firm - Colorado Personal Injury Attorneys in Fort Collins
Helping Those Who Need Help. Every day, we meet people whose lives have been turned upside down by serious injury or by the death of a loved one. We became trial lawyers because we want help protect you and your family's future. We want to make those who caused your injuries accountable. And, by making others accountable, we hope to help others from being injured in the future by unsafe acts. We take only a select number of cases because we want to devote all the time needed to you, your family and to your case.
We Believe Trust And Honesty Are Critical To Representation. For many of our clients, hiring a lawyer is one of the most important decisions they will ever have to make during their lifetime. We understand that you are placing you future and your family's future in our hands. We pledge to be honest with your regarding all aspects of your case. We pledge to build a bridge of trust between us. We understand that our advice and recommendations are critical to your decision making in terms of settlement or trial. We respect and admire the courage our clients have shown in the face of adversity and we will do our best to help you and your family through these difficult times.
We Choose to Limit Our Practice To A Few Select Cases.
In the business of personal injury law, some lawyers find large scale television advertising, phone book advertising, and overwhelming internet presence necessary to drive a large number of cases to their firms. We have chosen not to become a mass marketer for a reason. We want to maximize your recovery. Your case will always be handled by a lawyer with the highest peer review rating possible. You will never be farmed out to a low level or new attorney. Your case won't be handled by a paralegal. You will always have one of our seasoned and skilled lawyers representing you.
For more than 25 years, Mr. Pickering has received the highest legal ability peer review rating of "Preeminent" awarded to lawyers by the leading law directory of the United States. Mr. Pickering has been named 2019 Colorado Super Lawyer in the field of personal injury law and to the Top 100 Trial Lawyers-Colorado. Accident, personal injury,and wrongful death trial work is Mr. Pickering's specialty. Mr. Pickering has represented those who have suffered losses caused by catastrophic personal injury or by the death of a loved one.
For nearly forty years, Mr. Pickering has represented clients suffering catastrophic brain injury, spinal cord injury, amputations, major burn injuries, electrocution and shock injuries, orthopaedic and other internal injuries, chronic pain syndromes and other injuries, and the families of those who have passed away due to the negligence of others.
Mr. Pickering is licensed to practice law in the federal and state courts of Colorado. He is a former member of the Board of Directors, Colorado Trial Lawyers Association and a past Co-Chair of the Colorado Trial Lawyers Amicus Committee, responsible for filing "friend of the court briefs" in the Supreme Court of Colorado and other courts.
He served on the National Board of the Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America from 2008 to 2010.
He is a former judicial law clerk to a Chief Judge of a United States District Court and to a Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit.
Mr. Pickering has taught other lawyers at seminars in the United States of America as well as in Canada.