Welcome to the Douglas-Elbert County Bar Association

“DEBA”, a non profit professional organization for attorneys in and around Douglas and Elbert County, Colorado, proudly launches its new website! DEBA Members, please provide us with your feedback

Make a difference in your profession!

The members of DEBA not only develop their skills and their careers, they also serve as advocates for change which reaches far beyond the doors of our law firms. See Membership Benefits.

Congratulations Judge Angela Arkin

DEBA congratulates our own Judge Angela Arkin, Douglas County District Court Judge, Dvs. 4, who received the prestigious CJI Judicial Excellence Award for 2015

For the Public

DEBA Mock Trials

Judges of the regional tournament frequently comment that the high school student attorneys are better litigators than some of the practicing lawyers that appear in their courtrooms!

For Lawyers & Members

Volunteer for the 2018 Mock Trial Tournament

It is time again to prepare for the Mock Trial Competition sponsored by DEBA each year. From personal experience I can share that volunteering is a really rewarding experience [...]