Eric Ballou

Dan Caplis Law
6400 S Fiddler's Green Circle
Suite 2200
Englewood, CO 80111
(303) 770-5551
www.dancaplislaw.com


Mr. Ballou was born and raised in Madill, Oklahoma, the horse trailer manufacturing capital of the world. He resides in Thornton, Colorado with his wife, Kacie (a Colorado native), sons Grayson and Cormac, and dog Atticus. He is a passionate trial attorney specializing in all types of personal injury cases and is the director of litigation at The Frickey Law Firm. Mr. Ballou takes pride in representing injured people throughout Colorado.

Colorado Super Lawyers recognized Mr. Ballou as a Rising Star for excellence in legal practice, an honor given to only 2.5 percent of all Colorado attorneys. He received the National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys' highest honor, the Top 10 Under 40 Attorney Award, for expertise, hard work, commitment and dedication in representing injured clients, as well as for countless hours spent mastering the craft of personal injury representation. The Order of Barristers inducted Mr. Ballou into its membership for excellent in courtroom advocacy. He graduated from the University of Oklahoma College of Law with distinction.

Mr. Ballou is well respected, having earned an excellent reputation in the legal community and forging strong working relationships with judges, mediators and other attorneys. Taking a practical, no-nonsense approach to cases, he has the necessary expertise and resources to achieve consistently favorable outcomes on behalf of his clients whether through skillful settlement negotiation or trial advocacy. As a proud Eagle Scout, he makes the most of the motto "Be Prepared" in all his cases. Mr. Ballou is an active Eagle member of the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, as well as the Colorado and Denver Bar Associations.

Areas of Practice:

Personal Injury
Motor Vehicle Accidents
Wrongful Death
Hospital Negligence
Slip and Fall Accidents
Trip and Fall Accidents
Dog Bites

Bar Admissions:

Colorado (2008)
Oklahoma (2014)

Education:

University of Oklahoma College of Law - Norman, Oklahoma
Juris Doctor (J.D.) with Distinction
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater, Oklahoma
Bachelor of Science in Finance with Honors (concentration in Commercial Bank Management and Political Science minor)

Honors and Awards:

Rising Star Selectee, Colorado Super Lawyers
Nominated and selected for excellence in legal practice. Rising Stars must be less than 40 years old and in practice for less than 10 years. Only 2.5 percent of attorneys in Colorado are selected to Rising Stars.
Top 10 Under 40 Attorney Award, National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys
NAOPIA's highest honor for expertise, hard work, commitment and dedication in representing injured clients, as well as countless hours spent mastering the craft of personal injury representation.
Order of Barristers, National Member
For Excellence in Courtroom Advocacy
Phi Delta Phi International Legal Honor Society - Holmes Inn
Member
Eagle Scout
Boy Scouts of America

Professional Associations and Memberships:

Colorado Trial Association, Eagle Member
Litigation Committees: Automobile Collision, Construction Defect, Nursing Home, Personal Injury and Premises Liability
Colorado Bar Association, Litigation Section Member
Denver Bar Association, Member
Oklahoma Bar Association, Member