Robert Lapidow is a leading attorney with more than 15 years of experience in civil defense and litigation. He represents clients in a number of practice areas, including high-stakes personal injury and construction defect defense. Robert takes particular pride in his work deposing fact and expert witnesses. He works hard to analyze and understand the complex medical and engineering issues that are often involved in expert depositions. These depositions are often vital to the successful defense of a case.
Hofstra University School of Law, 1999 J.D.
Labor and Employment Law Journal
University of Iowa, 1996 B.A.
- Michael v. A&A Welding, et al., 2012CV591. Obtained order dismissing client and awarding attorney’s fees and costs.
- Ragland v. McIntyre Corporation, et al., 2013CV30990. Successfully defended one of Colorado’s large roofing contractors in action regarding allegations of negligence resulting in personal injuries, and obtaining settlement significantly below Plaintiff’s initial demand.
- McIntire v. Trammell Crow, Inc., 172 P.3d 977, (Colo. App. 2007). Obtained affirmation of lower court Order from Court of Appeals, determining that manager not liable to independent contractor for personal injuries because no evidence existed suggesting manager actually knew or should have known of improperly moored pulley that broke loose and caused Plaintiff’s injuries.
- Stokes v. Denver Newspaper Agency, LLP, 159 P.3d 691 (Colo. App. 2006). Court of Appeals affirmed District Court’s ruling on motion for summary judgment that driver was not acting within scope of employment at time of accident while driving home following delivery of newspapers with his personal vehicle.
“Bob Lapidow has a stellar combination of litigation experience, construction knowledge and sound business judgment that supports his ability to focus on what really matters in a case.”
Jacquelyn Wayne, Vice President/General Counsel – Environmental Stoneworks
“Robert Lapidow, Esq. was the silver lining in our case. From start to finish, Bob was readily available, hands on, personable and professional, the best decision we ever made was to put our case in his hands.”
Lori Taber, Taber Plumbing & Heating, Inc.