January D. Allen

January D. Allen


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Practice Areas:

  • Construction Defect
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Environmental Claims
  • Intellectual Property
  • Employment
  • Products Liability


  • University of Hawaii, William S. Richardson School of Law
    • J.D. - 2005
  • College of Charleston
    • B.S. - 2000

Bar Admissions

  • Colorado, 2005
  • U.S. District Court, District of Colorado, 2005
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit, 2005
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 2006
  • Wyoming, 2016
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico, 2016
  • U.S. District Court, District of Wyoming, 2019


  • Martindale-Hubble AV Rated
  • Intellectual Property Toolbox for Inventors, JeffCo Invents, 2016
  • Trademark Basics for Startups, Colo. Pref'd Partners, 2018
  • Food Law Litigaion, Sturm College of Law, 2019
  • Cyber Liability for Lawyers, Nebraska Defense Council, 2019
  • PL Claims Arising from Cyber Attacks, Prof. Liability Defense Federation, 2019
  • Colorado Legal Services, 2004
  • Hawaii Legal Services, 2003
  • Chi Omega
  • Patent Attorney, United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2006

Professional Associations

  • Colorado Defense Lawyers Association, Former Board Member
  • Colorado State Bar Association, Intellectual Property Section Member
  • Your House Counsel
  • Claims and Litigation Management Alliance
  • Professional Liability Defense Federation, Cyber Claims and Quarterly Columnist
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association

Current Employment Position

  • Partner
  • Hanes & Schutz, P.C., Associate, 2004 to 2009
  • English


January D. Allen excels at achieving favorable outcomes in a timely and professional manner. She provides a wide range of legal expertise at Overturf McGath & Hull, P.C., from intellectual property counsel to business owners and innovators, to the defense of licensed professionals, government entities, and corporations in litigated matters.  As an invested advocate, January works closely with each client to arrive at the appropriate legal solution.