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March 11, 2021
The Attorney & Nonprofit Executive Director - Ryann Peyton

In this episode we talk to Ryann Peyton, the executive director of the Colorado Attorney Mentoring Program. We discuss the benefits of mentorship, the importance or building a strong network, why she left litigation, sitting on community boards, LGBTQ+ advocacy, and much more.

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March 5, 2021
The Serial Entrepreneur & Clearscope Founder - Bernard Huang

In this episode, we talk to Clearscope Founder Bernard Huang about the many ups and downs of his career, including a successful stint as a poker player, a brush with homelessness, a failed BBQ business, getting shut down by SXSW, and much more. Book Recommendations: Tao Te Ching by Lao Tzu Getting Things Done: The […]

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February 25, 2021
The Lobbyist & Political Consultant - Tyler Mounsey

There are a lot of misconceptions about lobbyists and Tyler Mounsey is here to clear the air. In this episode, we talk to Mounsey about how he started his career in politics, why he loves being a lobbyist, what it is like to work on a political campaign, and more. Book Recommendations: Any book by […]

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February 19, 2021
The Attorney, Traveler, & SaaS Founder - Dan Culhane

In our first episode, we talk with Denver-based attorney Dan Culhane. We discuss how he happened upon a career in litigation, working as in-house counsel for a major corporation, hanging his own shingle, leaving his practice for a year-long trip around the globe, starting a SaaS company, and much more. Book Recommendation: The 7 Habits […]

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November 19, 2020
What Are The Different Types of LLCs?

This article is for educational and entertainment purposes only. This is not legal advice and should not be relied on as such. Every case is different. Consult a licensed professional in your state. Viewing this website or its content does not create an attorney-client relationship with Lyda Law Firm or any of its lawyers. If […]

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November 12, 2020
What To Do If You Get Sued

This article is for educational and entertainment purposes only. This is not legal advice and should not be relied on as such. Every case is different. Consult a licensed professional in your state. Viewing this website or its content does not create an attorney-client relationship with Lyda Law Firm or any of its lawyers. Getting […]

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October 20, 2020
How to Initiate a Lawsuit [aka How to Sue Someone]

This article is for educational and entertainment purposes only. This is not legal advice and should not be relied on as such. Every case is different. Consult a licensed professional in your state. Viewing this website or its content does not create an attorney-client relationship with Lyda Law Firm or any of its lawyers. If […]

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September 8, 2020
How to Add a DBA to an LLC in Colorado (And Other States)

This article is for educational and entertainment purposes only. This is not legal advice and should not be relied on as such. Every case is different. Consult a licensed professional in your state. Viewing this website or its content does not create an attorney-client relationship with Lyda Law Firm or any of its lawyers. If […]

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August 18, 2020
The Complete Bankruptcy Guide for Restaurants

This article is for educational and entertainment purposes only. This is not legal advice and should not be relied on as such. Every case is different. Consult a licensed professional in your state. Viewing this website or its content does not create an attorney-client relationship with Lyda Law Firm or any of its lawyers. For […]

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May 29, 2020
Lyda Law Firm Accepts Legal Insurance Plans from ARAG and MetLaw

Lyda Law Firm is a proud member of the ARAG attorney network and we also accept legal insurance plans through MetLaw for a variety of important legal services. What is Legal Insurance? Legal insurance is similar to other types of insurance like health insurance, but instead of seeing a doctor, legal insurance provides access to […]

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March 11, 2021
The Attorney & Nonprofit Executive Director - Ryann Peyton

In this episode we talk to Ryann Peyton, the executive director of the Colorado Attorney Mentoring Program. We discuss the benefits of mentorship, the importance or building a strong network, why she left litigation, sitting on community boards, LGBTQ+ advocacy, and much more.

Read More
March 5, 2021
The Serial Entrepreneur & Clearscope Founder - Bernard Huang

In this episode, we talk to Clearscope Founder Bernard Huang about the many ups and downs of his career, including a successful stint as a poker player, a brush with homelessness, a failed BBQ business, getting shut down by SXSW, and much more. Book Recommendations: Tao Te Ching by Lao Tzu Getting Things Done: The […]

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February 25, 2021
The Lobbyist & Political Consultant - Tyler Mounsey

There are a lot of misconceptions about lobbyists and Tyler Mounsey is here to clear the air. In this episode, we talk to Mounsey about how he started his career in politics, why he loves being a lobbyist, what it is like to work on a political campaign, and more. Book Recommendations: Any book by […]

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February 19, 2021
The Attorney, Traveler, & SaaS Founder - Dan Culhane

In our first episode, we talk with Denver-based attorney Dan Culhane. We discuss how he happened upon a career in litigation, working as in-house counsel for a major corporation, hanging his own shingle, leaving his practice for a year-long trip around the globe, starting a SaaS company, and much more. Book Recommendation: The 7 Habits […]

Read More
November 19, 2020
What Are The Different Types of LLCs?

This article is for educational and entertainment purposes only. This is not legal advice and should not be relied on as such. Every case is different. Consult a licensed professional in your state. Viewing this website or its content does not create an attorney-client relationship with Lyda Law Firm or any of its lawyers. If […]

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November 12, 2020
What To Do If You Get Sued

This article is for educational and entertainment purposes only. This is not legal advice and should not be relied on as such. Every case is different. Consult a licensed professional in your state. Viewing this website or its content does not create an attorney-client relationship with Lyda Law Firm or any of its lawyers. Getting […]

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October 20, 2020
How to Initiate a Lawsuit [aka How to Sue Someone]

This article is for educational and entertainment purposes only. This is not legal advice and should not be relied on as such. Every case is different. Consult a licensed professional in your state. Viewing this website or its content does not create an attorney-client relationship with Lyda Law Firm or any of its lawyers. If […]

Read More
September 8, 2020
How to Add a DBA to an LLC in Colorado (And Other States)

This article is for educational and entertainment purposes only. This is not legal advice and should not be relied on as such. Every case is different. Consult a licensed professional in your state. Viewing this website or its content does not create an attorney-client relationship with Lyda Law Firm or any of its lawyers. If […]

Read More
August 18, 2020
The Complete Bankruptcy Guide for Restaurants

This article is for educational and entertainment purposes only. This is not legal advice and should not be relied on as such. Every case is different. Consult a licensed professional in your state. Viewing this website or its content does not create an attorney-client relationship with Lyda Law Firm or any of its lawyers. For […]

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May 29, 2020
Lyda Law Firm Accepts Legal Insurance Plans from ARAG and MetLaw

Lyda Law Firm is a proud member of the ARAG attorney network and we also accept legal insurance plans through MetLaw for a variety of important legal services. What is Legal Insurance? Legal insurance is similar to other types of insurance like health insurance, but instead of seeing a doctor, legal insurance provides access to […]

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April 6, 2016
Lyda Werge Jury Trial Victory

Mark Lyda and co-counsel Byung Kim won a jury trial on behalf of their client last week. The case sought to enforce two promissory notes signed in connection with the sale of a liquor store in Lakewood, Colorado. The trial was held in Jefferson County District Court. The jury returned a verdict for breach of […]

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February 23, 2016
Justice Márquez, Next SCOTUS Nominee?

Multiple media sources, including the Washington Post, have suggested that Colorado Supreme Court Justice Monica Márquez is a potential nominee to fill the vacancy created by the death of Justice Antonin Scalia. Justice Márquez was nominated for the Colorado Supreme Court by Governor Bill Ritter, Jr. and was sworn in on December 10, 2010. She graduated from […]

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September 3, 2015
Lyda Law Firm Celebrates One Year!

Thank you to everyone who has supported this startup firm for the past year. It has been an exciting adventure, and it has been extremely fulfilling to become trusted advisors to our clients.  As great as the past year has been, we are looking forward to growth in the year ahead, with some exciting news […]

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April 16, 2015
Payday Lending Reform Protects Colorado Consumers

This past week, at the periodic meeting of the Council of Advisors on Consumer Credit, representatives of the Colorado Attorney General's Office presented encouraging statistics about the number of payday loans in Colorado. Since passage and implementation of reform legislation in 2010, the number and dollar amount of payday loans has dropped drastically. Importantly, interest […]

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March 20, 2015
Notre Dame Lawyers Volunteer at LawLine 9

I had a great time volunteering with other Notre Dame alumni lawyers at our annual St. Patrick's Day volunteer activity, LawLine 9. This event is always a great experience. Denver's Channel 9 news hosts several such volunteer service activities thought the year, when lawyers take calls and offer free advice on a wide variety of […]

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January 3, 2015
Happy New Year! Good News You May Have Missed in 2014, from Bill and Melinda Gates

As we look forward to 2015 and reflect on 2014, here is some great news courtesy of Bill Gates and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. While 2014 saw a good deal of tumult at home and abroad, it also saw significant advances for humanity. The child mortality rate fell for at least the 42nd year […]

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September 25, 2014
Lyda Law Firm Takes Colorado Supreme Court Pro Bono Challenge

The Colorado Supreme Court has a great program for encouraging pro bono work. It asks law firms, solo practitioners, and in-house counsel or government groups to commit to the annual goal of 50 hours of pro bono legal services by their Colorado-licensed attorneys, averaged across the firm and pro-rated for part-time attorneys. Today, the Lyda […]

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