Chalat Hatten & Banker PC
Linda Chalat, a partner of Chalat Hatten & Banker, has over twenty-five years of experience as a Colorado personal injury lawyer.
As a partner with Chalat Hatten & Banker, Denver, Colorado, Linda Chalat concentrates her practice on medical malpractice cases, defective product claims and recreational accidents. Prior to law school, Ms. Chalat worked in industry as a chemical engineer, and brings her understanding of the technical aspects of an accident to effectively advocate for her clients. Ms. Chalat also oversees the technology used by the firm to best serve our clients, including maintaining the firm’s websites, social media and blogs which provide current legal information for Colorado consumers and personal injury victims. She was interviewed by KJCT8 Grand Junction regarding her blogging on ski safety and ski law. She has published articles and spoken at professional seminars concerning ski litigation, attorney ethics and malpractice, and general practice tips.
Linda Chalat has been recognized by her peers for inclusion on the Colorado Super Lawyers list since 2011. In 2013 and 2014, she was also named to the Top Attorneys in Colorado as published by The Denver Post. And Ms. Chalat has been included in the TOP 50 WOMEN COLORADO SUPER LAWYERS for 2011 and 2012. She has been named to the Colorado Top 100 Trial Lawyers by the National Trial Lawyers Association each year since 2013.
For 2016 and 2017, Linda Chalat has been recognized by Best Lawyers for Product Liability – Plaintiffs. She has earned a “BV” rating (distinguished rating) by Martindale-Hubbell®, the authoritative resource for information on the worldwide legal profession. Attorneys with an BV® Distinguished Rating from Martindale-Hubbell® are those that have been recognized by their peers to be the best in both legal ability and ethical practice. She has also received an Avvo rating of “Excellent” as shown on her Avvo profile.
University of Denver College of Law, Denver, Colorado, Doctor of Jurisprudence – 1989
Profession Associations and Memberships
Best Lawyers, 2016 & 2017.
Restitution in Criminal Actions: Consideration for Civil Trial Lawyers, 50 Trial Talk Issue 6, 2001
Faculty Member, Avoid Extinction Due to Climate Change, Colorado Trail Lawyers Annual Convention, Snowmass, 2014
Pro Bono Activities
Colorado Supreme Court Pro Bono Award, 2012, 2013