Terence Ridley
 

Terence Ridley focuses his practice on civil litigation in the insurance industry, with an emphasis on the defense of bad faith claims and class action cases. 

Other Experience

Otten, Johnson, Robinson, Neff & Ragonetti, P.C. (civil litigation)
Roath & Brega (personal injury and commercial litigation)

Legal Memberships, Activities, and Honors

Best Lawyers
    Insurance Law, 2010-2017
    Insurance Litigation, 2017
    Commercial Litigation, 2016-2017
Colorado Super Lawyers
    Insurance Coverage, 2012-2017
    Civil Litigation Defense, 2006-2011
    Top 100, 2012-2016 
5280 Magazine
    Top Lawyer 
          Insurance, 2017
Martindale-Hubbell AV® Peer Review Rated
ABA Insurance Coverage Litigation
    Section of Litigation
Denver Bar Association
    Executive Committee of Young Lawyers' Division, Treasurer
University of Denver Sturm College of Law Alumni Council
    past Vice-Chair
Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel, 2004-present
    Board of Directors
    Chair, Class Action and Multidistrict Litigation Section           
    Member, Reinsurance, Excess, and Surplus Lines Section     
    Vice-Chair, Membership Development and Retention 
        Committee, New Members, 2011
        Vice-Chair, Extra Contractual Liability Section
Colorado Defense Lawyers Association Tenth Circuit Historical Society
    Member
Colorado Bar Association
    Board of Governors (former)
Claims Litigation Management Alliance


Terence Ridley focuses his practice on civil litigation in the insurance industry, with an emphasis on the defense of bad faith claims and class action cases. 

Representative Cases
Bar and Court Admissions
  • Colorado
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court
Other Experience

Otten, Johnson, Robinson, Neff & Ragonetti, P.C. (civil litigation)
Roath & Brega (personal injury and commercial litigation)

Legal Memberships, Activities, and Honors

Best Lawyers
    Insurance Law, 2010-2017
    Insurance Litigation, 2017
    Commercial Litigation, 2016-2017
Colorado Super Lawyers
    Insurance Coverage, 2012-2017
    Civil Litigation Defense, 2006-2011
    Top 100, 2012-2016 
5280 Magazine
    Top Lawyer 
          Insurance, 2017
Martindale-Hubbell AV® Peer Review Rated
ABA Insurance Coverage Litigation
    Section of Litigation
Denver Bar Association
    Executive Committee of Young Lawyers' Division, Treasurer
University of Denver Sturm College of Law Alumni Council
    past Vice-Chair
Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel, 2004-present
    Board of Directors
    Chair, Class Action and Multidistrict Litigation Section           
    Member, Reinsurance, Excess, and Surplus Lines Section     
    Vice-Chair, Membership Development and Retention 
        Committee, New Members, 2011
        Vice-Chair, Extra Contractual Liability Section
Colorado Defense Lawyers Association Tenth Circuit Historical Society
    Member
Colorado Bar Association
    Board of Governors (former)
Claims Litigation Management Alliance

Government Service

Law Clerk to The Honorable Luis D. Rovira (Ret.), Colorado Supreme Court

Articles/Presentations
Education
  • University of Denver Sturm College of Law, J.D., 1985
    Denver University Law Review, Issue Editor
  • University of Pennsylvania, B.A., 1981, Political Science, magna cum laude
Government Service

Law Clerk to The Honorable Luis D. Rovira (Ret.), Colorado Supreme Court

Bar and Court Admissions
  • Colorado
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court