Michael L. Nimmo | Partner

A Denver Personal Injury Lawyer with Millions Recovered For His Clients

Mr. Nimmo is a partner at Denver Trial Lawyers and has been practicing law with the Denver Trial Lawyer for over the past 13 years.  Mr. Nimmo specializes in serious and complex civil litigation, where he represents victims who were injured in the areas of trucking collisions, injuries caused by loading and unloading of cargo, automobile accidentsmotorcycle accidents, wrongful death, products liability, premises liability, drunk driving collisions, injuries resulting from the use of Uber/Lyft, church abuse, negligence of property owners, and medical malpractice.

Mr. Nimmo’s practice focuses on helping victims who have been seriously injured in complex civil cases.  Mr. Nimmo has been fighting for his clients rights since graduation from law school in 2005 and has worked as a lawyer representing victims for his entire career.  Mr. Nimmo has been recognized by both Plaintiff and Defense lawyers as one of the top trial lawyers in Colorado.  Mr. Nimmo has been honored and named as a Colorado Super Lawyer every year for the past 6 years.  Mr. Nimmo was awarded and honored the prestigious “New Lawyer of the Year” award by the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association in 2014, an award given to one lawyer out of the entire membership of over 1,300.  Mr. Nimmo has been named as a “Best Lawyer” for the past four years in a row and is a member of the “Million Dollar Advocates Forum”, as a result of the multiple million dollar plus settlements/verdicts he has recovered on behalf of his clients.

Mr. Nimmo was elected as the President-Elect by the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association in 2018, and will be serving as that organization’s President beginning in August 2019, where he will be leading the organization of almost all of the trial lawyers in the state of Colorado in the areas of education, training, legislative agendas, seminars, and networking events.  Mr. Nimmo has testified in front of the Colorado Senate and has been asked to speak and lecture on numerous of occasions to Trial Lawyers throughout Colorado.

Notable Case Results

Mr. Nimmo has recovered a $5,000,000 settlement on behalf of his client that was severely injured involved in a trucking incident.

Mr. Nimmo has recovered $1,300,000 dollars on behalf of a widow who lost her husband in a serious motor vehicle collision.

Mr. Nimmo obtained a jury verdict in the amount of $782,000 on behalf of his client who was severely injured in a tractor-trailer collision.

Mr. Nimmo obtained a $750,000 settlement for a minor who was severely injured in a Church Van rollover collision in only his second year as a lawyer.

Mr. Nimmo recovered a confidential amount in a settlement on behalf of a minor who was severely injured as a result of abuse by a church.

Mr. Nimmo, along with lead counsel David Woodruff, obtained a medical malpractice jury verdict of more than $4,000,000.00.

Mr. Nimmo helped obtain a $5,000,000 settlement for his firm’s client as a result of a defective product.

  • $5,000,000

    Truck Accident

  • $5,000,000

    Defective Product

  • $4,250,000

    Jury Verdict Medical Malpractice

  • $1,300,000

    Motor Vehicle Collision/Wrongful Death

  • $1,118,000

    Jury Verdict | Falling Cargo Case

  • $937,500

    Trucking Collision Case

  • $782,000

    Jury Verdict Trucking Collision Case

  • $750,000

    Rollover Collision

  • $625,000

    Motorcycle Collision

  • $560,000

    Motorcycle Collision

  • $500,000

    Lyft Collision

  • $450,000

    Child Abuse Case

  • $450,000

    Motor Vehicle Collision

  • $435,000

    Premises Liability Accident

  • $400,000

    Wrongful Death

  • $350,000

    Drunk Driving Accident

  • $350,000

    Motor Vehicle Collision

  • $350,000

    Motor Vehicle Collision

  • $300,000

    Injury from Fallen Cargo

Past Employment Experience

Mr. Nimmo is a partner at Denver Trial Lawyers and has been practicing law with the Denver Trial Lawyer for over the past 13 years.  Mr. Nimmo specializes in serious and complex civil litigation, where he represents victims who were injured in the areas of trucking collisions, injuries caused by loading and unloading of cargo, automobile accidentsmotorcycle accidents, wrongful death, products liability, ski accidents, premises liability, drunk driving collisions, injuries resulting from the use of Uber/Lyft, church abuse, negligence of property owners, and medical malpractice. 

Prior to moving to Colorado to begin his career as a lawyer representing personal injury victims, Mr. Nimmo was a law clerk for the Niblock Law Firm in Fayetteville, Arkansas, assisting the attorneys in representing personal injury clients who were injured on the job, in car accidents, and in class action law suits.

 

Professional Associations & Memberships

Mr. Nimmo is an Eagle member of the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, a Leader Forum member of the American Advocates for Justice, a member of the Trucking Litigation Group in the American Advocates for Justice, a member of the Colorado Bar Association, and a member of the Denver Bar Association.  Mr. Nimmo also serves as an officer, is on the executive council, and on the legislative council for the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association.