The Tort Litigation Unit defends the State of Colorado, its agencies, employees, entitites and offiicials in lawsuits seeking damages for personal injury and property damage, as well as those brought pursuant to federal law, often claiming civil rights violuations. The Unit also provides day-to-day advice to agencies, including Risk Management, on questions of liability, coverage, indemnity, settlements and applicability of the Colorado Governmental Immunity Act.
If You Need Help
The Tort Litigation Unit provides legal representation for the state, however, cannot initiate action on behalf of the public. Please contact the relevant state department or division for assistance.