James D. Kilroy
Firm: Snell & Wilmer L.L.P.
Address: 1200 Seventeenth Street, Suite 1900
Denver, CO 80202
Membership: Professional Memberships & Activities•Colorado Lawyers Committee •Board of Directors •Colorado Judicial Institute •Board of Directors •Denver Bar Association •Colorado Bar Association •Court Reform Committee •American Bar Association •Litigatio
University: University of Wisconsin, B.A., History, with honors, 1986, Tulane University, J.D., magna cum laude, 1991 Order of the Coif, Articles Editor, Tulane Law Review
Admitted: Colorado; Supreme Court of Colorado; United States Supreme Court; United States Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit; United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; United States District Court, Distric
Biography: Jim Kilroy is a partner in Snell & Wilmer's Denver office. His trial, appellate and arbitration practice covers all areas of business and employment litigation.Jim represents clients in jurisdictions across the United States in matters involving contracts, securities, shareholder claims, officer and director liability, intellectual property, trade secrets, noncompetition agreements, mineral rights, real estate, construction, federal and state employment claims, and professional liability. He has extensive experience in complex litigation proceedings, including multidistrict litigation matters, class actions and collective actions. Related News & Events•Aug 17 The Best Lawyers in America 2016 Lists 128 Snell & Wilmer Lawyers as Leaders in their Field In addition, 19 Snell & Wilmer attorneys recognized as a 2016 “Lawyer of the Year” •May 20 Colorado Lawyers Committee Awards Snell & Wilmer as Law Firm of the Year •Mar 13 Colorado Super Lawyers Recognizes 15 Snell & Wilmer Attorneys •Aug 18 The Best Lawyers in America 2015 Lists 123 Snell & Wilmer Lawyers as Leaders in Their Field •Dec 03 Snell & Wilmer Obtains $41.6 Million Verdict for Pacific Coast Steel •Aug 12 Super Lawyers 2013 Recognizes 96 Snell & Wilmer Attorneys Also Names 45 Firm Attorneys to the 2013 Rising Stars List •Jul 23 Colorado Judicial Institute Appoints Snell & Wilmer Attorney James Kilroy to Board of Directors •Jun 27 Super Lawyers 2012 Recognizes 80 Snell & Wilmer Attorneys •Jun 20 Super Lawyers 2011 Recognizes 74 Snell & Wilmer Attorneys Also Names 21 Firm Attorneys to the 2011 Rising Stars List •Aug 09 Snell & Wilmer Obtains Defense Verdict for Cherry Cricket Restaurant •Jun 22 Sixty-Seven Snell & Wilmer Attorneys Named as Super Lawyers 2010 •Jul 10 Law & Politics Selects 75 Snell & Wilmer Attorneys as 2009 Super Lawyers Related Publications•Feb 12 Workplace Word - Since When Am I the Boss? Ever Expanding Attacks on Non-Traditional Employers •Aug 21 Workplace Word - EEOC's New Enforcement Guidelines Expand Employers' Obligations Toward Pregnant Employees •Jun 03 Workplace Word - Ninth Circuit Creates Wrinkle in the Way Employers Designate Family and Medical Leave •Mar 11 Workplace Word - Upcoming Affirmative Action Plan Requirements for Federal Contractors and Subcontractors (video) •Feb 14 Workplace Word - Employer To Do List for the New Year •Jan 30 Workplace Word - BYOD: Policy Considerations for Employers in the Age of Personal Devices •Nov 26 Workplace Word - Avoiding Holiday Liability •Oct 04 Workplace Word - Steering Away the Trojan Horse: Lessons from Worksite Enforcement Actions •Aug 30 Workplace Word - NLRB Takes Aim at Workplace Confidentiality Policies •Jun 26 Workplace Word - Additional Exhaustion of Administrative Remedies Requirements for Industries Governed by Federal Transportation Laws Representative Presentations & Publications• Law firms strive to meet pro bono goals, Quoted, Denver Business Journal (June 14, 2013) Professional Recognition & Awards•The Best Lawyers in America, Commercial Litigation, Labor & Employment Litigation (2015-2016) •Colorado Super Lawyers, Business Litigation (2006-2015) •Colorado Top 100 (2013-2015) •Task Force of the Year Award, Colorado Lawyers Committee's Homeless ID Task Force Steering Committee (2009) Community Involvement•Boys & Girls Club of Metro Denver, Volunteer (2010-present) •Colorado Lawyers for the Arts (2010-present) •Metropolitan Volunteer Lawyers (2000-present) Other Professional Experience•Freeborn & Peters, Partner •James D. Kilroy, Sole Practitioner •Baker & Hostetler, Associate