Darin Mackender is a partner in the firm's Denver office. He litigates employment cases throughout Colorado and the Rocky Mountain region.
Darin has extensive experience representing employers before state and federal agencies and courts in matters ranging from single-plaintiff discrimination cases to multi-plaintiff wage and hour cases. He also is an experienced appellate attorney, having briefed and argued numerous cases before state and federal courts of appeals.
In addition to his litigation practice, Darin advises employers, large and small, regarding compliance with the maze of rules and regulations governing the workplace, assists employers with day-to-day personnel decisions, and drafts employment policies and contracts.
Darin is a frequent speaker at labor and employment law seminars for human resources professionals, business owners, and attorneys, and has been a contributing author to the Practitioner’s Guide to Colorado Employment Law since 2008. He has been recognized in The Best Lawyers in America since 2013 and has received repeated recognition in Colorado Super Lawyers for his labor and employment practice. He is “AV” rated by Martindale-Hubbell.