Practice Areas

  • Insurance Defense
  • Litigation

Admissions

  • Colorado
  • Nevada
  • U.S. District Court of Colorado

Caleb Meyer
Managing Partner, CEO
Phone: 303.605.1574
Office: Denver, Las Vegas

Caleb Meyer is chief executive officer and managing partner of Messner Reeves LLP. He joined the firm over eight years ago and has played an integral part in the firm’s growth during that time.

In his multi-state practice, Mr. Meyer focuses on trial advocacy and the representation of individuals, corporations, and other business entities in courts of law, arbitration, mediation, and other regulatory proceedings. He has litigated and tried numerous cases across the country, including complex commercial litigation, real Estate, medical/healthcare claims, insurance coverage, insurance bad faith, construction defect, employment, catastrophic personal injury, general liability and contract disputes.

Mr. Meyer also takes an active role in the legislative process by helping to craft and amend proposed legislation relating to individual and business interests in the community and enhance the ability of clients to litigate civil claims successfully.

A former collegiate student-athlete captain with experience in professional athletics, Mr. Meyer translates the principles of leadership, teamwork, dedication, and commitment to his representation of clients while offering client-based solutions to conflicts, but with the advocacy skills necessary to resolve disputes in courts of law.

  • University of Denver, College of Law, J.D., 2002
  • University of California, Los Angeles, B.A./B.S. Political Science, 1997
  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • Colorado Defense Lawyers Association – Board of Directors, Legislative Committee
  • National Association of Fire Investigators (NAFI)
  • Claims and Litigation Management Alliance
  • Risk Management Society
  • Nevada Bar Association
  • Colorado Bar Association
  • Denver Bar Association
  • American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) – Member
  • BTI Client Service All-Stars – 2020, 2019, 2016
  • Super Lawyers, 2019 – 2021
  • 5280 Top Lawyer – 2020

Accreditations:

  • Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator (CFEI)

Presentations:

  • June 2016 Risk Management Society, Nevada – June Hot Topic Session – “Medical Marijuana Use and the ADA – A New Intersect”
  • July 2016 Colorado Defense Lawyers Association Annual Conference, Snowmass, CO – “War Stories: Working with the Court – Motions, Hearings, and Trial”
  • January 2013 – Testimony on behalf of Colorado Defense Lawyers Association, Colorado Senate Judiciary Committee
  • January 9-10, 2013 – State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company, Claims Department Seminar/Training – “Billed v. Paid and Reasonable Value”
  • July 2012 – Colorado Defense Lawyers Association Annual Conference, Crested Butte, CO – “Billed v. Paid – Where Do We Go From Here?”
  • October 2012 – State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company Defense Counsel Seminar – “Billed v. Paid and Evidence of Reasonable Value of Medical Services”
  • November 2012, Law Week Radio – “Rogue Clients”
  • 2009, 2010 – University of Denver , College of Law – Guest Lecturer, “Issues Involving Psychiatry and the Law” – Dr. Richard Martinez
  • August 2013, Colorado Defense Lawyers Association Annual Conference, Beaver Creek, CO- “All-Payer Claims Database: What It is and Why It’s Important”
  • August 2013, Colorado Defense Lawyers Association Annual Conference, Beaver Creek, CO- ” Billed vs. Paid Update”
Representative Matters
Publications and Speaking Engagements
  • Sunahara v. State Farm Mut. Auto Ins. Co., 280 P.3d 649 (Colo. 2012)
  • Davis v. GuideOne Mutual Ins. Co., 2012 COA 709 (2012)
  • Garcia v. Mekonnen, 156 P.3d 1171 (Colo.App. 2006)
Community Involvement

Volunteer Organizations

  • Regis Jesuit High School – Board of Trustees, Advancement Committee, Alumni Council
  • Colorado Storm Youth Soccer Association – Coach
Professional Experience
  • John R. Rodman & Associates, Associate, 2002-2013
  • 18th Judicial District – Office of the District Attorney, Intern, 2001-2002
  • University of Colorado, Office of General Counsel, Intern, 2000-2001
  • Qwest Digital Media, Legal Counsel, Intern, 2000-2001