McDivitt In the News

McDivitt is one of Colorado’s largest and most recognized consumer law firms, and as a result our firm and our clients are often featured in local, national, and international news. Mike and David McDivitt routinely provide in-depth legal analysis for stories and articles involving both local and national laws and cases, and both attorneys often speak as advocates for our clients who have cases that make the headlines.

Our experience in handling high profile cases gives our firm the experience required to navigate the public relation and media issues that surround cases of public interest. While most cases don’t make the headlines, when they do it is important to have a law firm working for you that can help you manage this type of exposure. If you have been contacted by the media as a result of your legal issue, don’t hesitate to call us. We have an on-call team of professionals with years of experience in handling PR and Media Relations that can help you know what to say and do when you are suddenly in the media’s spotlight.

To see some recent news stories involving McDivitt Law Firm and our clients, please check out the various links on this page.

If you are a reporter looking to interview Mike or David, or to get information on a case we are handling, please contact Lisa Bush at lmbush@mcdivittlaw.com.

McDivitt Files Class Action on Behalf of Residents Affected by Water Contamination in Fountain, Security, Widefield

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On Thursday, September 22, 2016, McDivitt Law Firm filed a class action lawsuit against the 3M Corporation, the Ansul Company, Angus Fire, National Foam, Buckeye Fire Protection Co., and Chemguard on behalf of residents in the Fountain, Security and Widefield area of Colorado exposed to dangerous levels of perfluorinated compounds (PFCs) in the groundwater.

Video Blog McDivitt News – September 2016

McDivitt Video News September 2016

In McDivitt News this month: Spring and summer have been a busy time at McDivitt Law Firm. We participated in several events at Centennial Elementary to wrap up the school year, held our annual Distracted Driving PSA contest, hosted Bring Your Kids to Work Day, and we won some awards! Check out the full recap in this month’s edition of McDivitt News.

Video Blog McDivitt News – June 2016

McDivitt Video News June 2016

In McDivitt News this month: Spring and summer have been a busy time at McDivitt Law Firm. We participated in several events at Centennial Elementary to wrap up the school year, held our annual Distracted Driving PSA contest, hosted Bring Your Kids to Work Day, and we won some awards! Check out the full recap in this month’s edition of McDivitt News.

McDivitt In The News – June 2016

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In light of recently obtained police body cam footage, Donovan Duran was featured in a news story by KRDO about Mr. Duran’s injuries and lawsuit against a La Junta police officer. The suit claims excessive force was used by La Junta police officers during an arrest in which no charges were filed.

McDivitt Honored as 2016 Best of Winners

McDivitt wins 2016 Best of Springs

McDivitt Law Firm and Mike McDivitt were both recently honored as 2016 “Best of the Springs” winners for Best Law Firm and Best Lawyer respectively. This year McDivitt Law Firm placed Silver for Best Law Firm, and Mike McDivitt placed Bronze for Best Lawyer. We are all truly honored to be chosen by the people of Colorado Springs in both categories and thank all who voted for us.

Video Blog McDivitt News – March 2016

March 2016 McDivitt News

McDivitt News, a monthly recap of the latest happenings at McDivitt Law Firm and around the community. In McDivitt News this month we talk about our Safe Ride Home program for St. Patrick’s Day. Plus a client tells his story, awards for the firm, our visit to a DU hockey game and more.

Video Blog McDivitt News, January 2016

Video News McDivitt January 2016

McDivitt News, a monthly recap of the latest happenings at McDivitt Law Firm and around the community. In McDivitt News this month: One of our own was honored by the American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys. Our team came together with donations for Toys for Tots and Rocky Mountain Kids. Plus info on our annual Safe Ride program and our trip to a Denver University Hockey Game.

McDivitt News, July 2015

McDivitt News July 2015

In McDivitt News July 2015: An important health alert about glyphosate found in the popular herbicide RoundUp. Have questions about hiring a lawyer? Browse our website for helpful information and tools. McDivitt Law Firm won an award from the Colorado Springs Business Journal. We have an update on our fund raising efforts for the American Heart Association. Plus, an update on the Colorado Springs Galaxy semipro soccer team.

2015 Colorado Super Lawyers

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McDivitt Law Firm would like to congratulate David McDivitt on being chosen as one of Colorado’s Rising Stars in the practice area of Personal Injury General: Plaintiff in the Colorado 2015 Super Lawyers publication. The entire list of Colorado 2015 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars can be found here. Attorneys are first nominated be their… Read more »

2015 Top Attorneys in Colorado Springs

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McDivitt Law Firm would like to congratulate Mike McDivitt on being chosen by his peers as one of Colorado Springs’ 2015 Top Attorneys. The entire list and attorney/firm biographies can be found in the January/February 2015 Colorado Springs Style magazine.

Colorado Springs Best Of

McDivitt Law Firm is proud to announce that we have been nominated for the Colorado Springs Gazette’s Best of the Springs for 2015. Every year, based on nominations from Colorado Springs locals, the Gazette puts together a list of nominees for the best of the Springs in business, restaurants, stores, locations, and much more. This… Read more »

Attorney’s Fees and How They Affect Your Access to the Justice System

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When you need help from a legal professional, one of the first questions that typically surfaces is whether or not the guidance of an attorney is something you are able to afford. Depending on your needs, fees come in varying degrees that can be based on size of the law firm, geographical location, individual circumstances and even the area of law under consideration. The method in which the attorney collects for their services is also a key factor.

David McDivitt Named 2014 Colorado Rising Star

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David McDivitt, the Executive Vice President of McDivitt Law Firm, has been selected to the 2014 Colorado Rising Stars list. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor.

KRDO News Channel 13 Highlights PSA Contest

Colorado Springs’ KRDO News Channel 13 recently shared the dangers of distracted driving by reporting about our PSA contest winners. Watch the news segment, featuring both winners of our PSA contest, here. Both are winners, but which PSA is your favorite? [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y3zpnvPwlMg[/youtube] [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e-0FK03swPc[/youtube] For more information on our PSA Contest and to see all of… Read more »