Anne Whalen Gill

Anne Whalen Gill

Location:
Castle Rock, Colorado
Phone:
720-370-5115
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Appeals

Bar Admissions

  • Colorado, 1985
  • New York, 1980
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 1981
  • U.S. District Court District of Colorado, 2001
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 2000
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2007

Education

  • New York Law School, New York, New York
    • J.D. - 1979
  • City University of New York
    • Post-Graduate Study in Geology
  • Dickinson College
    • B.S. - 1969
    • Honors: National Merit Scholar
    • Major: Geology

Published Works

  • Colorado Appellate Law and Practice, Second edition, West’s Colorado Practice Series Volume 18
  • Colorado Appellate Law and Practice, Plank and Gill (West’s Colorado Practice Series Volume 18, 1999 and annual supplements) (Third Edition August 2018)
  • Post-Trial Motions, Robertson and Gill (Colorado Lawyer, Nov. 2003)
  • The Unwritten Rules of Appellate Practice, Trial Talk (April 2003)
  • Appealable Orders in Family Law, Rothenberg and Gill (Colorado Lawyer, Dec. 1997)
  • Interpreting Colorado’s Governmental Immunity Act, (Colorado Lawyer, Nov. 1997)
  • Motions Practice in the Court of Appeals, (Colorado Lawyer, Aug. 1994)
  • Black’s Law Dictionary – Abridged Eighth Edition, Panel of Practicing Contributors
  • Contributed to: Aids and the Law (Second Edition, 1992); Fitzgerald and Arena, Bankruptcy and Divorce: Support and Property Division (1992); Valiulis, Covenants Not to Compete: Forms, Tactics and the Law (1987-1992).
  • Continuing Legal Education of Colorado: Colorado Appellate Practice
  • State and Federal Appellate Practice 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017
  • Family Law Institute 2012, 204, 2015
  • Appellate Case Study: Moreno v. Hall 2012
  • Evaluating the Case for Appeal 2012
  • Brief Writing 2003
  • Oral Argument 2001
  • Overview of Appellate Practice 1999, 1997
  • Appellate Procedure 1998
  • Family Law 1997
  • Workers’ Compensation 1997
  • Jurisdiction of the Appellate Courts 1996, 1995
  • Motions Practice 1995
  • Private Sponsors
  • Overview of Appellate Practice 2003
  • Jurisdiction of the Colorado Court of Appeals 1999
  • Motions Practice in the Appellate Courts 1999
  • Colorado’s Governmental Immunity Act 1996
  • Computer Research (Judicial Conference) 1995
  • In-house at the Colorado Court of Appeals
  • Jurisdiction of the Colorado Court of Appeals, 1995-2000; Colorado’s Governmental Immunity Act 1996.

Representative Cases

  • Supreme Court of the State of Colorado
  • People v. Zadra, 2017 CO 18, affirming 10CA1207
  • In re Marriage of Gromicko, 387 P.3d 58 (Colo. 2017), 2017 CO 1
  • Glustrom v. Colorado Public Utilities Com’n, 280 P.3d 662 (Colo. 2012)
  • Regents of University of Colorado v. Students for Concealed Carry on Campus, LLC, 271 P.3d 496 (Colo. 2012)
  • Andersen v. Lindenbaum, 160 P.3d 237 (Colo. 2007)
  • State v. Denver, 139 P.3d 635 (Colo. 2006)
  • Smith v. Truman, 115 P.3d `179 (Colo. 2005)
  • Spahmer v. Gullette, 113 P.3d 158 (Colo. 2005)
  • In re Marriage of Ciesluk, 113 P.3d 135 (Colo. 2005), reversing 100 P.3d 527 (Colo. App. 2004)
  • In re Estate of DeWitt, 60 P.3d 746 (Colo. 2002)
  • Court of Appeals of the State of Colorado
  • Calvert v. Mayberry, 2016 COA 60, certiorari granted
  • In re Parental Responsibilities Concerning W.C., 2018 COA 63
  • In re Marriage of Vanderborgh, 370 P.3d 661 (Colo. App. 2016), 2016 COA 27
  • In re Parental Responsibilities Concerning B.C.B., 2015 COA 42
  • In re Marriage of Webb and Christiansen, 284 P.3d 107 (Colo. App. 2011)
  • In re Marriage of Connerton and Nevin, 260 P.3d 62 (Colo. App. 2010)
  • In re M.G. C.-G., 228 P.3d 271 (Colo. App. 2010)
  • In re Petition of J.A.V., 206 P.3d 467 (Colo. App. 2009)
  • State ex rel. Suthers v. Cash Advance and Preferred Cash Loans, 205 P.3d 389 (Colo. App. 2008)
  • Good v. Bear Canyon Ranch Ass’n, 160 P.3d 251 (Colo. App. 2007)
  • People v. Versteeg, 165 P.3d 760 (Colo. App. 2006)
  • Stauffer v. Stegman, 165 P.3d 713 (Colo. App. 2006)
  • Clinger v. Hartshorn, 89 P.3d 462 (Colo. App. 2003)
  • Equitex, Inc v. Unger, 60 P.3d 746 (Colo. App. 2002)
  • People ex rel. E.S., 49 P.3d 1221 (Colo. App. 2002)
  • People v. Rios, 43 P.3d 726 (Colo. App. 2002)
  • People v. Duke, 36 P.3d 149 (Colo. App. 2001)
  • Cases citing Colorado Appellate Law and Practice
  • Scott v. Scott, 136 P.3d 892 (Colo. 2006), affirming Estate of Scott, 119 P.3d 511 (Colo. App. 2004)
  • Romanoff v. State Com’n on Judicial Performance, 126 P.3d 182 (Colo. 2006)
  • People ex rel. Salazar v. Davidson, 79 P.3d 1221 (Colo. 2003)
  • Anstine v. Churchman, 74 P.3d 451 (Colo. App. 2003)

Honors and Awards

  • 5280 Top Lawyer in Appeals, 2015 - Present
  • Super Lawyer selectee, 2016 - Present
  • Barrister’s Best/People Choice Appeals, 2016

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Colorado Bar Association, Appellate Practice, Chairman, Vice Chairman, 2000 - 2008
  • Colorado Supreme Court Committee on Appellate Rules, 1998 - Present
  • Denver Bar Association
  • Arapahoe Bar Association
  • Douglas/Elbert Bar Association

Past Employment Positions

  • Colorado Court of Appeals, Staff Attorney, 1988 - 2000