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Donald K. Bain

Of Counsel

, Bryan Cave LLP
Denver

Tel

1 303 866 0294

Fax

1 303 335 3794
don.bain@bryancave.com
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Donald K. Bain

Of Counsel


Denver



1700 Lincoln Street, Suite 4100
Denver, Colorado 80203

Phone:

1 303 866 0294

Fax:

1 303 335 3794

email:

don.bain@bryancave.com

Donald Bain serves as Of Counsel in the firm's Denver office. His experience focuses on banking, commercial, securities, and natural resources litigation and campaign finance and election law.

Mr. Bain has substantial knowledge and experience in construction industry and commercial arbitrations, conducting complex, high dollar, multi-day hearings for the American Arbitration Association. They involve large commercial projects, multi-family projects, high-end single-family homes, and government construction.

Mr. Bain has been general counsel for the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce where, in addition to his regular responsibilities, he has provided advice and advocacy on proposed legislation and proposed ballot issues affecting the Chamber and its members.

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • Colorado Bar Association
  • Denver Bar Association
  • American Arbitration Association, Commercial and Construction Industry Panels, 1997–present
  • American College of Trial Lawyers, 1986–present

Civic Involvement and Honors

  • Center of the American West, University of Colorado, Board Member, 2011–present
  • Denver Architectural Foundation, Board Member, 2002–2012
  • Fairmount Cemetery Company, Board Member 1989–present
  • Auraria Foundation, Board Member, 1985–present
  • Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce, Board Member, 1998–2009
  • Legal Aid Foundation of Colorado, Board Member, 1999–2005
  • Colorado Council on the Arts, Chairman, 1999–2005
  • Downtown Denver, Inc., Board Member, 1977–1984 and 1989–2004
  • Denver Civic Center Cultural Complex Steering Committee, Chairman, 1992–1999
  • Colorado Republican Party, Chairman, 1993–1997
  • Republican National Committee, Member, 1993–1997
  • Denver Public Library Friends Foundation, Board Member, 1978–1996
  • Denver Downtown Zoning Committee, Chairman, 1992–1995
  • Denver Foundation, Board Member, 1989–1995; Chairman, 1993–1995
  • Greater Denver Corporation, Board Member, 1987–1991
  • Denver Public Library Commission, Board Member, 1983–1991
  • Auraria Higher Education Center, Member, 1978–1989; Chairman, 1986–1989
  • Colorado Supreme Court Grievance Committee, Member, 1975–1980; Chairman, 1980

Donald Bain serves as Of Counsel in the firm's Denver office. His experience focuses on banking, commercial, securities, and natural resources litigation and campaign finance and election law.

Mr. Bain has substantial knowledge and experience in construction industry and commercial arbitrations, conducting complex, high dollar, multi-day hearings for the American Arbitration Association. They involve large commercial projects, multi-family projects, high-end single-family homes, and government construction.

Mr. Bain has been general counsel for the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce where, in addition to his regular responsibilities, he has provided advice and advocacy on proposed legislation and proposed ballot issues affecting the Chamber and its members.

Bar and Court Admissions

Colorado, 1961

United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit

United States District Court for the District of Colorado

Education

Harvard University, LL.B., 1961

Yale University, A.B., 1957

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • Colorado Bar Association
  • Denver Bar Association
  • American Arbitration Association, Commercial and Construction Industry Panels, 1997–present
  • American College of Trial Lawyers, 1986–present

Civic Involvement and Honors

  • Center of the American West, University of Colorado, Board Member, 2011–present
  • Denver Architectural Foundation, Board Member, 2002–2012
  • Fairmount Cemetery Company, Board Member 1989–present
  • Auraria Foundation, Board Member, 1985–present
  • Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce, Board Member, 1998–2009
  • Legal Aid Foundation of Colorado, Board Member, 1999–2005
  • Colorado Council on the Arts, Chairman, 1999–2005
  • Downtown Denver, Inc., Board Member, 1977–1984 and 1989–2004
  • Denver Civic Center Cultural Complex Steering Committee, Chairman, 1992–1999
  • Colorado Republican Party, Chairman, 1993–1997
  • Republican National Committee, Member, 1993–1997
  • Denver Public Library Friends Foundation, Board Member, 1978–1996
  • Denver Downtown Zoning Committee, Chairman, 1992–1995
  • Denver Foundation, Board Member, 1989–1995; Chairman, 1993–1995
  • Greater Denver Corporation, Board Member, 1987–1991
  • Denver Public Library Commission, Board Member, 1983–1991
  • Auraria Higher Education Center, Member, 1978–1989; Chairman, 1986–1989
  • Colorado Supreme Court Grievance Committee, Member, 1975–1980; Chairman, 1980

Education

  • Harvard University, LL.B., 1961
  • Yale University, A.B., 1957

Admissions

  • Colorado, 1961
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
  • United States District Court for the District of Colorado