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Regency Plaza One
4643 South Ulster Street, Suite 1250
Denver, Colorado 80237Locate in Google Maps
Telephone: 303-721-5000
Telephone: 877-256-7871
Fax: 303-721-5001
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Established: 1996

Practice Areas
  • Insurance Defense
  • Professional Liability
  • Property and Casualty
  • Fidelity and Surety
  • Errors and Omissions
  • Directors and Officers Liability
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About Us
The Hustead Law Firm was formed in 1996 by Patrick Q. Hustead, a former partner at one of Denver's largest regional law firms, Rothgerber, Appel, Powers & Johnson, LLP. The Hustead Law Firm takes pride in its reputation for excellence in the representation of fidelity and surety bonding companies and insurers throughout the Rocky Mountain region, offering its clients the quality, sophistication and experience of a large law firm, with the attentiveness and costeffectiveness of a legal boutique.
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Client Information
Insurance Clients
ACE USAAmerican Modern Insurance Group, Inc.
American Safety Casualty Insurance CompanyArch Insurance Company
Auto-Owners Insurance CompanyBerkley Risk Administrators Company, LLC
Continental Western GroupEMC Insurance Companies
Granite Re, Inc.Great American Insurance Companies
Hanover Insurance CompanyInsurance Company of the West
Liberty Mutual SuretyMerchants Bonding Company
National American Insurance CompanyNavigators Pro
RLI Insurance CompanyRSUI Group, Inc.
The St. Paul/Travelers Companies, Inc.State Farm Insurance
Underwriters at Lloyd's, LondonUnited Fire & Casualty Company
VELA Insurance Services (A Berkley Company)Western Surety Company
Zurich North America
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Personnel Information
Founder & President
Patrick Q. Hustead
Denver, CO
  • Colorado, 1987
  • South Dakota, 1987
  • Wyoming, 1995
  • Montana, 1996
  • North Dakota, 2013
  • Nebraska, 2016
  • U.S. District Court, District of Colorado, 1987
  • U.S. District Court, District of South Dakota
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit, 1988
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1993
  • U.S. District Court, District of Wyoming, 1995
  • U.S. District Court, District of Montana, 1996
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  • University of Colorado, B.S., 1981
  • University of Paris - Sorbonne, C.P., 1984
  • Boston College Law School, J.D. (cum laude), 1987
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Christopher D. Yvars
Denver, CO
  • Colorado, 1998
  • U.S. District Court, District of Colorado
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia and Tenth Circuits
  • Boston College, B.A., 1993
  • Syracuse University College of Law, J.D. (cum laude), 1998
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Ryan A. Williams
Denver, CO
  • California (Inactive), 2003
  • Colorado, 2003
  • U.S. District Court, District of Colorado
  • Point Loma College, B.A., 1996
  • Chapman University School of Law, J.D., 2002
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Connor L. Cantrell
Denver, CO
  • Colorado, 2007
  • New Mexico, 2012
  • Utah, 2014
  • U.S. District Court, District of Colorado, 2007
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico, 2013
  • Murray State University, B.A., 2004
  • University of Denver Sturm College of Law, J.D., 2007
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