Attorney & Counselor


Casey Frank

Casey Frank was schooled by the Jesuits, lived in a Zen Buddhist monastery, and worked as a carpenter. He received a BA in American Studies from SUNY Buffalo (1988), a JD from Northeastern University School of Law in Boston (1991), and a Master in Public Health from the University of Colorado (2012).

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Since 1991, he has practiced as a trial and business attorney in Colorado, addressing a wide range of civil issues for individuals and small businesses. He specializes on the intersection of law, ethics and medicine.

•  He is UC Adjunct Faculty in Forensic Psychiatry.

•  He is a faculty associate at the UC Center for Bioethics and the Humanities.

•  He sits on the UC Hospital Ethics Committee.

•  He is senior editor of the Health Law Column in The Colorado Lawyer.

•  He is trial counsel for the Mental Health Center of Denver.

•  He often publishes and speaks on these topics.

•  He recently received a Colorado Supreme Court Pro Bono Achievement award.

Casey also likes crosswording, hiking, bicycling, and playing with children.

Click here for portraits of Casey from a child's point of view.


University of Colorado Forensic Psychiatry Program, Adjunct Faculty (2006 - Present)

UC Center for Bioethics and the Humanities, Faculty Associate (2004 - Present)

UC Hospital Medical Ethics Committee / Consult Service (1999 - Present)

Colorado Lawyer Health Law Column Co-Editor (2006 - Present)

Courts of Colorado, Admitted 1991

U.S. Colorado District Court, Admitted 1993

U.S. Colorado Bankruptcy Court, Admitted 1993

Courts of Massachusetts, Admitted 1991 - 2013

Colorado Bar Association (1991 - Present)

Denver Bar Association (1991 - Present)

Mental Health Center of Denver, Legal Counsel (2016 - Present)

Medical Ethics Committee, Mercy Medical Center (1994 - 1995)

Colorado Healthcare Ethics Forum, Board Member (2016 - 2017)

Life Quality Institute (Board Member (2013 - 2014)

Colorado Bar Association Health Law Section, Executive Council (2006 - 2007)

CBA Elder law Committee (1994 - 1995)

CBA Law & Technology Committee (1992 - 1993)

UC Mini Medical School, Certificate of Completion (2000)

Eleanor Roosevelt Institute Genetics Roundtable (1994 - 1995)

Urban Design Committee, Denver LODO District (1994 - 1995)

Conservation Easement Program, Historic Denver (1993 - 1995)

Physicians for Social Responsibility, Rochester NY (1984 - 1985)