JOSEPH W. GREN
Joseph W. Gren, a founding Member of Lee & Brown, LLC, received a Bachelor of Arts in history from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. After graduation, he earned a Masters of Resources Law, with concentrations in environmental and energy law and policy, and received his law degree from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law in 2009. During law school, Mr. Gren was a member of the University of Denver Sturm College of Law Transportation Law Journal, a recipient of the Berry Conversation Law Fellowship and a student attorney in the D.U. Civil Litigation Clinic, representing low-income clients.
Mr. Gren is licensed to practice law in Colorado and Arizona. His practice areas include, workers’ compensation, subrogation recovery, and premises and auto liability.
Mr. Gren frequently travels and lectures for National and International insurance carriers, as well as many Fortune 500 and Fortune 100 companies, on a wide range of issues relating to subrogation litigation, workers’ compensation litigation, bad faith claims, work-place labor law, and best practices for claim handling in Colorado and Arizona.
Mr. Gren and Ms. Jenna Zerlynick, Esq. authored an article for the Colorado Lawyer, July 2017 edition. The article, Settlement Procedures in Workers’ Compensation, is an in-depth explanation of the unique procedural requirements governing settlement of Colorado Workers’ Compensation Claims. Click the link in the article name to read the full article.
Mr. Gren’s publications include the:
- 2015 edition of “Workers’ Compensation Law,” Annual Survey of Colorado Law (CLE in Colo., Inc., 2015).
- 2014 edition of “Workers’ Compensation Law,” Annual Survey of Colorado Law (CLE in Colo., Inc., 2014).
- 2013 edition of “Workers’ Compensation Law,” Annual Survey of Colorado Law (CLE in Colo., Inc., 2013).
- 2012 edition of “Workers’ Compensation Law,” Annual Survey of Colorado Law (CLE in Colo., Inc., 2012).
PROFESSIONAL AND COMMUNITY ASSOCIATIONS
Mr. Gren served as the Chair for the Workers’ Compensation Section of the Colorado Defense Lawyers Association from 2012-2014.
Mr. Gren is a member of the Colorado Bar Association, Denver Bar Association, Colorado Defense Lawyers Association, Defense Research Institute, Professionals in Workers’ Compensation, and of Phi Delta Phi legal fraternity.
Mr. Gren was selected as a Rising Star by Colorado Super Lawyers for his fifth consecutive year (2014-2018). Mr. Gren was also recognized by Best Lawyers for his second consecutive (2018-2019).