Charles C. Turner, JD'71

Alumni Professionalism Award - 2001

Chuck Turner graduated cum laude from the College of Law in 1971, and joined the Denver and Colorado Bar Associations that same year. He served as assistant dean of the College of Law and director of Continuing Legal Education in Colorado for eight years before becoming the Executive Director of the Colorado and Denver Bar Associations, a position he has held for more than two decades. Turner has served as president of the Skyline Swim and Tennis Club, is a participant in the Metro Volunteer Lawyers Program, a member of the advisory boards of the Rocky Mountain Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association and the Latin American Research and Service Agency (LARASA), and serves on the board of the Colorado Lawyers Health Program.