Kathleen M. Byrne

Special Counsel
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  • (303) 295-0414 (fax)
  • TAM since 2004

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Ms. Byrne graduated from the University of Colorado School of Law in 1994, and is a member of the Order of the Coif. At the University of Colorado, Ms. Byrne won the Rothgerber (Appellate) Moot Court Competition for both best oral argument (individual award) and best brief (team award). From 1994 to 1996, Ms. Byrne served as clerk to the Hon. Steve C. Briggs of the Colorado Court of Appeals. From 1996 to 2004, Ms. Byrne focused her practice on appellate litigation and appellate consulting, and worked with attorneys throughout Colorado, as well as with the Colorado Attorney General’s office. She has been actively involved in more than 400 appeals in the Colorado Court of Appeals and Colorado Supreme Court.

Since 2004, Ms. Byrne has served as Special Counsel to TAM. Her practice is now focused on aviation litigation, trial motions practice, and civil appeals.

University of Colorado School of Law
J.D. (1994)
Order of the Coif

George Washington University
B.A. (1986)

Colorado (1994)

United States District Court, Colorado (2004)

Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals (2004)

United States Supreme Court (2004)

American Bar Association

Colorado Bar Association

Denver Bar Association

Youngquist Brothers Oil & Gas, Inc., v. Travis Miner and the Industrial Claim Appeals Office of the State of Colorado, __ P.3d ___, 2017WL689343 (No. 16SC283, Colo. 2017).

Smokebrush Foundation et al. v. City of Colorado Springs, __ P.3d ___, 2015WL3776868 (No. 14CA0228, Colo. App. 2015).

Hice v. Lott, 223 P.3d 139 (Colo. App. 2009)

Hewitt v. Rice, 154 P.3d 408 (Colo. 2007)

People v. Graybeal, 155 P.3d 614 (Colo. App. 2007)

People v. Versteeg, 165 P.3d 760 (Colo. App. 2006)

People v. Taylor, 159 P.3d 730 (Colo. App. 2006)

Richardson v. Farmers Ins. Exch., 101 P.3d 1138 (Colo. App. 2004)

People v. Borghesi, 40 P.3d 15 (Colo. App. 2001)

People v. Williams, 33 P.3d 1187 (Colo. App. 2001)

People v. Koehler, 30 P.3d 694 (Colo. App. 2000)

People v. Stewart, 26 P.3d 17 (Colo. App. 2000)

People v. Waddell, 24 P.3d 3 (Colo. App. 2000)

People v. Rogers, 20 P.3d 1238 (Colo. App. 2000)

People v. Garcia, 17 P.3d 820 (Colo. App. 2000)

People v. McKay, 10 P.3d 704 (Colo. App. 2000)

People v. Lucas, 992 P.2d 619 (Colo. App. 1999)

People v. Jones, 990 P.2d 1098 (Colo. App. 1999)

People v. Lee, 989 P.2d 777 (Colo. App. 1999)

People v. Salcedo, 985 P.2d 7 (Colo. App. 1998)

People v. James, 981 P.2d 637 (Colo. App. 1998)

People v. Garcia, 981 P.2d 214 (Colo. App. 1998)

People v. Osborne, 973 P.2d 666 (Colo. App. 1998)

People v. Pena, 962 P.2d 285 (Colo. App. 1997)