Gary M. Clexton

Gary M. Clexton

Littleton, Colorado
Shareholder

Contact

Phone: 303-798-2525
Toll Free: 877-659-8932
Fax: 303-798-2526


CREDENTIALS
Before going to law school, Gary Clexton was a social worker and a public health educator for seven years. Since becoming an attorney in 1988, Gary has represented both individuals and companies in general commercial and civil lawsuits, including employment discrimination disputes, probate and estate disputes, bad faith insurance claims, contract disputes, civil rights, products liability, and selected brain injury cases. Before joining Miller & Steiert in 2002, Gary was a Shareholder at the Pendleton, Friedberg, Wilson & Hennessey law firm and a founding Partner at the King Clexton & Feola firm. Gary completed an extensive training program for mediators and has served as a private mediator and as a mediator for Jefferson County Mediation Services and Denver Probate Court.

Gary has been an AV rated attorney for over 10 years and in 2012 was selected by his peers as a Super Lawyer in employment law.

PHILOSOPHY
Gary is committed to being a strong advocate for his clients. He believes it is in his clients’ best interests to use his experience, knowledge and skill to resolve conflict and minimize adversity. He has wide experience in litigation and alternative dispute resolution services. Gary has been lead counsel in many diverse cases, taken hundreds of depositions, settled or mediated cases, and successfully tried the others that did not settle.

Areas of Practice
  • Employment Law
  • Commercial Law
  • Probate and Estate Litigation
  • Mediation
Bar Admissions
  • Colorado, 1988
  • U.S. Federal Courts, 1988
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 10th Circuit, 2003
Education
  • The University of Michigan Law School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1987
    J.D.
  • University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1978
    Master of Public Health
  • Michigan State University, Lansing, Michigan, 1975
    B.A.
    Honors: With Honors
    Major:  Social Work
Published Works
  • “Confidentiality of Medical Records”, (Co-Author), Colorado Aids Law
Professional Associations and Memberships
  • CBA/DBA Joint Management Committee
    Past Chair
  • National Employment Lawyers, Colorado Trial Lawyers, American Bar Association, Arapahoe Bar Foundation
    Member
  • Colorado Bar Association
  • Board of Governors
  • Colorado Foundation Fellow
Past Employment Positions
  • Pendleton, Friedberg, Wilson & Hennessey, Shareholder
  • King Clexton & Feola, Partner
Super Lawyers
Martindale Hubbel
Best Lawyers
Legal Leaders Best Law Firm America's Top 100 Top 40 Under 40 Top 100 Trial Lawyers