Colorado Civil Justice League
Common Sense in The Courtroom Awards Luncheon
Honoring Colorado State Legislators with CCJL’s Common Sense in the Courtroom Awards
Thursday, Oct. 28, 12 noon
Denver Four Seasons
1111 14th Street, Denver, CO
Kyla Christoffersen Powell
President & CEO
Civil Justice Association of California
About Our Speaker:
Keynoting this year’s event is Kyla Christoffersen Powell, president and CEO of the Civil Justice Association of California (CJAC), a nonprofit advocacy organization. CJAC is a member-based coalition of businesses from a variety of industries, and its mission is to confront legislation and laws that create unfair litigation and liability burdens on California businesses, employees, and communities.
Before taking the helm at CJAC, Kyla was Senior Legal Counsel at AT&T in several different roles, initially in legislative and external affairs and then corporate contracts and data privacy. Prior to that, Kyla was a Policy Advocate for the California Chamber of Commerce on legal reform, taxation, and labor and employment issues. Early in her career, she defended employers in court on labor and employment matters.