Gary R. Cowan

Gary R. Cowan is Vice President, Shareholder and Director in the firm. He has been with the firm since 1992.

Mr. Cowan’s trial practice emphasizes the defense of personal injury and automobile negligence lawsuits, malpractice claims, products liability actions and commercial litigation. In addition to his work as a trial attorney, Mr. Cowan has acted as arbitrator in a number of personal injury matters.


After earning a B.A. in Business Administration from Brigham Young University in 1964, Mr. Cowan received his Juris Doctor from the University of Wyoming in 1969.

Mr. Cowan has served as an instructor for the El Paso County Trial Advocacy Course. In addition, he has been a member of the Magistrate Selection Committee for the United States District Court for the District of Colorado, served as the President of the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association and worked as Special Prosecutor in the Mesa County District Attorney’s Office.

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He and his wife, Mary Frances, have 6 children and 6 grandchildren.


  • Colorado State Bar
  • El Paso Bar Association
  • Colorado Defense Lawyers Assn.
  • Defense Research Institute

Practice Areas

  • Insurance Law
  • Self-Insurance Defense Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Professional Liability Defense
  • Trucking Litigation
  • Commercial Law
  • Corporate Law

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