Ingebretsen Speaks on Amendments to Federal Rules of Civil Procedure

Shook, Hardy & Bacon Denver Managing Partner Kirk Ingebretsen discusses case management techniques designed to make discovery more focused, less expensive and more effective in achieving justice at the American Bar Association’s Rules Amendments Roadshow, “Hello ‘Proportionality,’ Goodbye ‘Reasonably Calculated’: Reinventing Case Management and Discovery Under the 2015 Civil Rules Amendments” on March 4 in Denver. 

The half-day program, which is part of a 13-city national tour, focuses on the recent Amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure. The Amendments, which took effect on Dec. 1, 2015, are the first significant changes to discovery and case management practices in more than a decade. 

Ingebretsen joins other panelists: The Honorable Brooke Jackson, U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado; Diane King, partner at King & Greisen; The Honorable Kristen Mix, U.S. Magistrate Judge for the District of Colorado; Rita Kittle, supervisory trial attorney at the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission; The Honorable Marcia Krieger, Chief Judge for the U.S. District Court; Rebecca Love Kourlis, executive director for the Institute for the Advancement of the American Legal System; David Powell, shareholder at Ogletree Deakins; and The Honorable Craig Shaffer, U.S. Magistrate Judge for the District of Colorado.

The Honorable Lee Rosenthal, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas, and Steven Gensler, professor at the University of Oklahoma College of Law, moderate the panel.