Rich A. Bovarnick

Mr. Bovarnick is a native of Washington state where he graduated from the University of Washington in 1983. He then attended the University of Denver College of Law graduating in 1986. Since graduating law school Mr. Bovarnick has solely defended insured’s and insurers in civil litigation.

Mr. Bovarnick joined Ritsema & Lyon in 2015 as a shareholder and has over 28 years of insurance defense experience. Rich has extensive experience in the civil litigation field defending insured’s in premises, auto and truck liability, and insurers on coverage issues and employers on workers’ compensation. He has litigated cases before both the state and federal courts in Colorado and in a majority of the counties in Colorado. In addition, Mr. Bovarnick is licensed and defends the Southern Ute Indian Tribe in Tribal Court. He is a frequent speaker on advanced workers’ compensation issues, trial tactics and the interplay of FMLA, ADA, and workers' compensation at insurance seminars and continuing legal education seminars.

Mr. Bovarnick practices in our Denver office and can be reached at 303.297.7283 or

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