Mr. McCormick began his legal career as a prosecutor in Des Moines, Iowa, following his graduation from Drake University Law School. After moving to Colorado Springs in 1986, Mr. McCormick handled multi-million dollar commercial lawsuits for Colorado Interstate Gas Company, and later became a partner in the largest law firm in the state that focused its practice on representing insurance companies.
Since 1995, when he and Mr. Murphy formed the law firm of McCormick & Murphy P.C., Mr. McCormick has focused his practice on representing seriously injured Coloradans who have been injured in accidents, which includes automobile and motorcycle accidents, defective products and premises liability.
One of Mr. McCormick’s focus of his practice is representing Coloradans who have been injured as a result of the bad faith denial of claims by insurance companies. He is an experienced trial attorney and one of the finest Colorado personal injury attorneys, who has successfully handled hundreds of personal injury cases, opposing many of the nation’s leading insurance companies and corporations.
Mr. McCormick graduated Drake University Law School in Des Moines, Iowa. He obtained his Bachelor of the Arts from Grand View College in 1981.
Iowa Bar (1984 / Inactive)
Colorado Bar (1987)
Admitted to practice:
Mr. McCormick is licensed and admitted to practice in all Federal and State trial courts located in the State of Colorado, and has at various times been admitted to practice, and has handled lawsuits in Federal Court in Kansas, Oklahoma, and Texas.
Following law school, Mr. McCormick was licensed to practice law in Iowa, where he worked for 2 1/2 years prosecuting major felonies. After moving to Colorado Springs in 1986, he worked as a litigation attorney for Colorado Interstate Gas Company, where he was responsible for defending the company in multi-million dollar commercial lawsuits. He later became a partner in the Denver based law firm of Hall & Evans, which at the time was the largest law firm in the state focusing on the representation of insurance companies. Over the years, Mr. McCormick has tried dozens of cases to juries.
Mr. McCormick is a member of the El Paso County Bar Association, the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, and the Christian Legal Society.