Board of Directors
President: Porya Mansorian
President-Elect: Thomas W. Henderson
Treasurer: Courtney Radtke McConomy
Secretary: Hon. Ben Leutwyler
Immediate Past President: Mag. Echo D. Ryan
Serving until June 2020:
Serving until June 2021:
Hon. Andrew Baum
Hon. David Stevens
Committee & Chairs
Access to Justice
18th Judicial District Access to Justice is dedicated to expanding access to and the quality of Colorado's justice system. ~ Hon. Terri Diem & Thomas Henderson
Lawyers at the Library
Organizes volunteer to staff legal clinics that provide free 30-minute consultations to patrons of Littleton Bemis Library and the provision of education and consultations to the Arapahoe Library District (ALD).
Pro Se Clinic
Organizes volunteers to staff twice weekly (Wed/Fri) sessions at the Arapahoe County Justice Center relating to child support, maintenance, parenting time, separation agreements, post-decree issues, adoption, and juvenile matters.
Continuing Legal Education
Organizes speakers for CLE programs. ~ Brian Matise, Hon. Elizabeth Weishaupl & Jersey Green
CLE - Professionalism
Coordinates speaker(s) and plans the annual October Professionalism Dinner.
CLE - Business Law
Coordinates and develops programming in the areas of business and transactional law. ~ Henry Smith
CLE - Estate Planning
Coordinates speaker(s) for continuing education in areas of estate planning and probate. ~ Bette Heller
CLE - Immigration
Coordinates and develops immigration programming and activities.
Coordinates the association’s involvement in community activities.
Oversees the ACBA member office at the courthouse. Keeps track of the ACBA judge pictures and plaques. Communicates special courthouse information to the ACBA. ~ Hon. Andrew Baum
Liaison between the ACBA and the Foundation.
Plans presentations for area high school students.
Law Student Liaison
Connects the ACBA with law students from DU & CU and encourages student involvement in ACBA meetings & events.
The Lawyer Wellness Committee is charged with the responsibility for raising awareness of lawyer well-being issues, providing assistance to our community regarding available resources, and normalizing the essential conversations around issues such as substance abuse, mental illness, and end of practice issues facing our members. ~ Hon. Terri Diem, David P. Hersh & Tricia Shepard
Meetings & Events
Works with the ACBA Officers and Executive Director to plan and conduct events and socials. Organizes the annual golf tournament and meeting.
Edits printed and electronic newsletters. ~ Susan Pray
Evaluates and proposes services that may be of interest to the membership. Develops ideas to increase membership.
Coordinates the ACBA program with the CAMP program and works to foster mentoring within the ACBA and larger legal community.
Coordinates the ACBA program with the CAMP program and works to foster mentoring within the ACBA and larger legal community. ~ Mag. Echo D. Ryan
Informs community organizations of the availability of speakers; matches requests for speakers with lawyer volunteers.
Plans spring out-of-state CLE program.
Provide content for website and social media platforms.
Young Lawyers Section
Coordinates and hosts social events and CLE seminars on topics of interest to young lawyers. ~ Hon. Benjamin Currier & Drew Fein
Youth Education (Mock Trials)
Assists with the Arapahoe County Regional High School Mock Trial Tournament.
Board of Governors Representatives to the Colorado Bar Association
Mag. Echo D. Ryan
Board of Governors Alternates: