Broomfield-based Loren Brown is the CBA president-elect and will take the helm as the CBA president for the 2015-16 term. Brown received his undergraduate degree from the University of Colorado at Boulder in 1999, with a B.A. in History. He earned his J.D. in 2003 from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law.
While in law school, Brown clerked for Gene and Cyndy Ciancio. He remained with the firm after becoming an attorney in 2003, and later became a founding shareholder of Ciancio Ciancio Brown, P.C. His practice is focused on litigation, providing representation throughout Colorado. Loren focuses on wrongful death and personal injury, criminal defense (ranging from traffic violations to homicide), liquor licensing, and commercial litigation, serving small family businesses to large national corporations, including retail outlet liquor stores, taverns and restaurants, and theaters.
Brown has served as a leader in organizations that work to provide access to the courts for all. He serves on the board of Metro Volunteer Lawyers, which offers free and low-cost civil legal services to people in the Denver metro area; he was the former vice chair of the board of directors of CASA of Adams and Westminster County, which provides court-appointed special advocates to represent the best interests of child victims in court; and he is a board member of the 17th J.D. Access to Justice Committee, which provides resources to the public, including the Self-Help Center in the Adams County Justice Center, where people can get assistance with court forms and court procedures.
He is a former president of the Adams/Westminster Bar Association; a fellow of the Colorado Bar Foundation; a member of the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association; and a graduate and executive committee member of the CBA Leadership Training program, known as COBALT. In 2012, he was named the CBA Young Lawyers Division’s Gary L. McPherson Outstanding Young Lawyer of the Year.