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Jane Michaels, Mediator & Arbitrator, Denver , Colorado.

Jane Michaels

Diplomate member
Holland & Hart
555 17th Street, Suite 3200
Denver , CO, 80202
Tel: (303) 295-8162
Cell: (720) 231-0378
Fax: (303) 713-6327
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Recognized to Colorado Chapter for Mediation & Arbitration Other ADR Services: Discovery Referee, Early Neutral Evaluation, Fact Finding, Mini-Trial Judge, Special Master


With more than 35 years' experience litigating sophisticated business and technology disputes, Jane Michaels keenly understands how the escalating costs of litigation, particularly during the discovery process, impact an organization's bottom line and business goals. Jane is certified by the American Arbitration Association (AAA) as a mediator and arbitrator and serves on the AAA's Complex Commercial Arbitration and Mediation Panels. Corporations, business executives, and their counsel benefit from Jane's ability to swiftly and critically assess IP and commercial cases and to offer pragmatic solutions, with the ultimate goal of avoiding a prolonged legal battle.

Litigation Expertise: Throughout her career as a trial lawyer, Jane has represented clients in complex business and technology disputes in courtrooms, mediations, and arbitrations. Her experience spans a wide variety of industries, including telecommunications, computer/electronics, internet and e-commerce, biotech, publishing, manufacturing, financial services, retail, sports, entertainment, health insurance, real estate, and oil and gas. She has handled every facet of a case from assessing the merits of claims and defenses through discovery, depositions, motions, trials, and settlement negotiations.

Case Experience

  • Appellate
  • Banking & Finance
  • Business Dissolution
  • Commercial/Business
  • Contract Disputes
  • Intellectual Property
  • Internet
  • Media & Communications
  • Partnerships
  • Shareholder Disputes
  • Sports
  • Technology
  • Telecommunications
  • Trademarks/Patents
  • Unfair Competition


  • Wellesley College (B.A., with distinction)
  • Harvard University (M.A.T., with honors)
  • Boston University Law School (J.D., cum laude)

Memberships & Affiliations

  • American Arbitration Association, certified Mediator and Arbitrator
  • American Arbitration Association, Complex Commercial Arbitration and Mediation Panel member
  • American Bar Association, ADR Section
  • Colorado Bar Association, ADR Section
  • American College of Trial Lawyers, Fellow
  • International Academy of Trial Lawyers, Fellow
  • International Society of Barristers, Fellow
  • Litigation Counsel of America, Fellow
  • Denver Bar Association, Past President, Vice-President, Board of Trustees
  • Colorado Bar Association, Past Vice-President, Board of Governors and Executive Council

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