Brandon R. Ceglian

Brandon R. Ceglian

Location:
Highlands Ranch, Colorado
Phone:
720-344-4828
866-967-9330
Fax:
720-548-9812
Email:

 

Brandon Ceglian's practice focus is family law, landlord-tenant law / real estate, civil litigation, criminal / DUI, and collections. 

In addition to litigation, Mr. Ceglian also assists in transactional matters, negotiation, drafting, and general counseling. 

Mr. Ceglian is a frequent speaker to attorneys and real estate professions on landlord-tenant law in Colorado and guest expert on Haystack Help Radio and Tom Martino's Troubleshooter Show. 

He lives in Highlands Ranch with his wife and three sons.  He enjoys time spent with his family, sports, recreation and music.

Get information on a seminar he participated in here: Landlord-Tenant Law: From Lease to Eviction - (Sterling Education Services - Colorado Springs, November 2, 2016)

Areas of Practice

  • Family and Criminal Law
  • Landlord-Tenant and Real Estate
  • Civil Litigation and Appeals
  • Collections and Mechanics' Liens

Litigation Percentage

  • 90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Colorado, 2002
  • South Dakota, 2006
  • U.S. District Court District of Colorado, 2002
  • U.S. District Court District of South Dakota, 2007
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 2003

Education

  • University of Denver College of Law, Denver, Colorado
    • J.D. - May, 2002
    • Honors: Clarence L. Bartholic Award for Highest Grade in Legal Profession
    • Honors: Academic scholarship, 3 Years Renewable
    • Honors: Moot Court Appellate Team, 2000-2002
    • Honors: Quarter-Finalist--NY Bar Assoc., Appellate Advocacy Regional Comp.
    • Honors: Semifinalist--Peter H. Holme Jr. Barrister's Cup Appellate Advocacy Comp.
    • Honors: Student Law Clinic-Criminal Law Section, Spring / Fall 2002
    • Honors: Speaking Panel Member for Christian Legal Society, Fall 2001
    • Honors: Advanced Instruction in PowerPoint, Westlaw and Lexis
  • Black Hills State University, Spearfish, South Dakota
    • B.S. summa cum laude - May, 1998
    • Honors: Chairman, Pre-law Association, 1996-98
    • Honors: Secretary, Philosophy Club, 1997-98
    • Honors: Most Outstanding Organization Member, BHSU Volunteer Awards
    • Honors: Best News Commentator, BHTV Awards
    • Honors: Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges, 1997-98
    • Honors: Donald E. Young Academic Scholarship, 1997
    • Honors: Fayette Cook Academic Scholarship, 1996
    • Major: Political Science

Published Works

  • "Bridging the Gap Between Law School and Law Practice", The Colorado Lawyer, May, 2008
  • "Satisfying Creditor Claims Against Colorado LLCs, Members, and Managers", The Colorado Lawyer, Jan., 2007
  • "Law School Curriculum: To Change or Not to Change? More is Needed From Law Schools, Not Less", The Colorado Lawyer, Feb, 2006
  • Contributing Author, "Use of Another Party's Title Opinion", 49th Annual Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Institute, 2003

Representative Clients

  • Extended Stay America
  • Roto-Rooter Services Company

References

  • Haystack Help - Denver Colorado
  • Tom Martino-Troubleshooter Radio Show/Referrallist

Classes/Seminars

  • Landlord - Tenant Law ("Lease Drafting, Structuring, and Negotiating" & "Landlord and Tenant Rights and Obligations"), Sterling Education Services, November 5, 2014 - Present
  • Seminars on business practices, Roto-Rooter Services Company, 2002 - Present
  • Speaker - Landlord Tenant Law, March 19, 2015 - Colorado Springs Chapter of NARPM (National Association of Residential Property Managers)
  • Landlord and Tenant Law in Colorado, Lorman Education Services, Aurora, CO, January 28, 2014
  • Criminal Law Motions Practice, 2002
  • Graduate Practitioner, Student Law Office, University of Denver School of Law, Denver, Colorado, 2001 - 2002
  • Graduate Practitioner, Office of Adams County Public Defender, Brighton, Colorado, 2001
  • Sterling Education Services – Seminar "Landlords' and Tenants' Obligations", Colorado Springs

Honors and Awards

  • Nations Top One Percent - National Association of Distinguished counsel
  • Martindale – Client Distinction Award (2015)
  • Who's Who Global Directory Top Laywer
  • Best of the Best Attorney - Highlands Ranch Herald, January 1, 2014 - December 31, 2014
  • Best of the Best Attorney - Highlands Ranch Herald, January 1, 2016 - December 30, 2016
  • Client Distinction Award - Martindale Hubble, January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2015

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Denver Bar Association
  • Douglas/Elbert Bar Association
  • Colorado Bar Association, Criminal Law Section
  • Colorado Bar Association, Family Law Section
  • Colorado Bar Association, Civil Rights Committee
  • Colorado Bar Association, Professionalism Committee
  • South Dakota Bar Association
  • Colorado Bar Association, Real Estate Section

Past Employment Positions

  • Anest & Brown, P.C., Parker Colorado, Associate Attorney, 2006 - 2008
  • The Law Offices of Brandon R. Ceglian, Denver, Colorado / Lead, South Dakota, Sole Practitioner, 2005 - 2006
  • Montgomery, Kolodny, Amatuzio & Dusbabek, L.L.P., Denver, Colorado, Associate Attorney, 2004 - 2005
  • Burns Wall Smith and Mueller, P.C., Denver, Colorado, Associate Attorney, 2002 - 2004
  • Burns Wall Smith and Mueller, P.C., Denver, Colorado, Law Clerk, 2001 - 2002
  • University of Denver School of Law, Denver, Colorado, Student Attorney, Student Law Office, 2001 - 2002
  • Office of Adams County Public Defender, brighton, Colorado, Student Attorney, 2001
  • Matthew J. Kinney, Esq., Spearfish, South Dakota, Apprenticeship, 2000
  • Velocity Radio, Host - Law Talk with Brandon R. Ceglian, 2013 - 2014

Pro Bono Activities

  • Legal Aid Volunteer, Denver Rescue Mission Legal Aid Clinic, Denver, Colorado, 2000 - Present
  • Resident Assistant, Black Hills Special Services Cooperative, Sturgis, South Dakota, 1999 - 2000