Kevin E. O’Brien

Senior Counsel

Mr. O’Brien practices in areas of complex and industry-wide litigation. This includes contract, casualty, healthcare, bad faith, insurance, reinsurance, ERISA, commercial litigation, and product liability cases. His practice involves a wide range of medical issues in diverse cases brought against healthcare entities, insurers, and pharmaceutical companies. Mr. O’Brien has served as National Trial Counsel for a major computer manufacturer and has coordinated the defense of companies facing industry-wide litigation.

In addition to Mr. O’Brien’s active trial practice, he lectures frequently and teaches trial techniques.  He also is the former Chief Executive Officer of the firm and served on the Board of Directors.

Bar Admissions

  • Colorado, 1980
  • U.S. District Court, District of Arizona
  • U.S. District Court, District of Colorado
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit


Denver Office
1001 17th Street
Suite 300
Denver, CO 80202


JD: University of Denver Sturm College of Law, 1977
BA: University of Notre Dame, 1975, English


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Career Distinctions & Honors

Martindale-Hubbell®, AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated

Professional Associations
  • ALFA International
    • Corporate Secretary, 2008-2010
    • Board of Directors, 2007-2010
    • Chair Emeritus Insurance Practice Group
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel