Clare Pennington is an experienced civil litigator and complex case manager working out of our Denver office. Clare focuses her practice on civil and commercial litigation. She has worked on complex business disputes involving a variety of companies, from family businesses to Fortune 500 corporations. Clare has experience in all aspects and phases of litigation including e-discovery, trial preparation, trial, and appeal. She is an experienced case manager who has directed the work of trial teams on some of the firm’s largest cases.
Throughout her distinguished career, Clare’s legal research and writing skills have allowed her to tackle the most difficult, and often novel, issues faced by our firm’s clients. Clare has experience in all phases of trial, with a particular focus and specialty in the cross-examination of opposing expert witnesses. She has successfully cross-examined experts across multiple disciplines including forensic accounting, actuarial science, and materials and mechanical engineering.
Before entering private practice, Clare served as judicial law clerk to the Hon. Nancy E. Rice of the Colorado Supreme Court. Through the clerkship, Clare gained valuable research and writing experience, as well as exposure to diverse areas of civil and criminal law.