Chad Lieberman

Chad Lieberman

Phone: 847-778-4522
Direct: 303-414-6982


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Chad Lieberman is a shareholder of Burns, Figa & Will, P.C.

Mr. Lieberman’s practice is comprised of product liability matters, premises liability actions, commercial disputes, construction litigation, oil/gas well failures, trucking claims, and personal injury claims.  Mr. Lieberman acts as national, regional, and local counsel in matters concerning tires, passenger vehicles, heavy trucks, automotive component products, industrial component products, plumbing component products, well component products, consumer products, elevators, and more.  His caseload extends from California to Maine, in which he represents domestic and internationally based manufacturers, fabricators, distributors, and service providers.

Mr. Lieberman coordinates and oversees expert inspections of products and accident scenes throughout the country.  He regularly retains and deposes experts in the fields of accident reconstruction, vehicle dynamics, biomechanics, engineering, human factors, trucking regulations, and data recovery (ACMs/ECMs/ELDs/GPS/cellphone/etc.).

Mr. Lieberman is licensed to practice in Colorado and Illinois and is routinely admitted pro hac vice in matters throughout the country to handle litigation and trials in both state and federal courts.

Areas of Expertise
  • Product Liability
  • Premises Liability
  • Trucking Litigation
  • Construction Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Commercial Disputes

University of Illinois, B.A. (2002)

Chicago Kent College of Law, J.D. (2005)

Bar Admissions


United States District Court of Colorado


United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois

10th Circuit Court of Appeals

Pro Hac Vice admissions throughout the United States

Publications and Speaking Engagements

Committee on Rules of Practice and Procedure of the Judicial Conference of the United States, testimony before the rules committee

Understanding Heavy Vehicle Electronic Control Modules, presentation for the Colorado Bar Association

Navigating the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations in Personal Injuries Claims, presentation for the Colorado Bar Association

Drones and EDR Data:  Regulations, Risks and Legalities, presentation for the Colorado Risk Management Association

Deposing Industry Experts:  Accident Reconstruction, Vehicle Dynamics & Trucking Experts, presentation for the Colorado Bar Association

Issues and Evidence:  Identification & Preservation, presentation for the Colorado Bar Association

Ethical Issues Regarding EDR Data and Drones, presentations for the Adams/Broomfield County Bar Association; the Larimar County Bar Association; the Colorado Bar Association; and the Pueblo County Bar Association

Why, How and When to Hire a Lawyer, presentation for the DTC Chamber of Commerce

Sharing Defense Experts, co-author for DRI publication

Undocumented Workers and Lost Future Earnings, co-author for The Colorado Lawyer publication

The Collateral Source Rule: A State by State Compendium, contributing author for DRI publication

 DRI Product Liability Case Update 2015-2016, contributing author for DRI publication

Past and Present Memberships

PLAC (Product Liability Advisory Council), Sustaining Member

Colorado Bar Association

Colorado Defense Lawyers Association

American Bar Association

Colorado Motor Carriers Association