Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

WEBINAR – Drafting Contracts: A Practical Guide

January 21, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 9:30 am

This presentation will provide you with the tools to identify legal issues and give you practical tips on all aspects of public contract drafting. From purchasing policy to budgeting, find out what information is necessary to get started and create an effective contract. Discover roadblocks that might stand in the way such as indemnification, TABOR, and privacy issues.

This webinar will teach you all about:

  • Different types of contracts and the necessary insurance
  • Typical contractual clauses
  • Contract termination and negotiation
  • Legal provisions of contractual agreements
  • Components to drafting effective contracts

About the presenter: Dianne Criswell is the legal counsel for the CSD Pool and SDA. She was formerly a senior Associate Attorney at Kelly PC. She has focused her career on government fiscal and legal work. Dianne graduated from the University of Washington Law School in 2003 and is licensed in Colorado and Washington State (inactive). Before joining Kelly PC, Dianne served as the Legislative Counsel at the Colorado Municipal League with a portfolio of issues, including sales and property tax, TABOR, municipal elections, Colorado Open Records Act, and the Colorado Governmental Immunity Act, advocating for municipalities with the Courts through amicus curiae briefs and with the Colorado General Assembly.


January 21, 2020
9:00 am - 9:30 am
Event Category:
Event Tags:


Colorado Special Districts Pool
View Organizer Website