Attorneys & Staff

Meet our experienced personal injury law attorneys and staff at Sloat, Nicholson & Hoover, P.C.

Robert S. Hoover

ROBERT S. HOOVER

BOULDER INJURY ATTORNEY

Robert Hoover graduated from the University of Colorado and he received his Juris Doctor from the John Marshall Law School in Chicago, Illinois in 1993.
Following graduation from law school, Mr. Hoover worked for insurance defense law firms defending medical malpractice and motor vehicle negligence claims. Mr. Hoover relocated to the mountains of Colorado in 2004 and joined the firm in 2013 and became a partner in 2015.
Mr. Hoover is admitted to practice in Colorado and Illinois, the United States District Court for Colorado, the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, and the United States Supreme Court. Mr. Hoover’s resume reflects his legal experience and professional credentials.

RESUME
EDUCATION

The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois, Juris Doctor (1993)
University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, Bachelor of Arts (1989)

ADMITTED TO PRACTICE

Illinois (1993)
Northern District for Illinois (1993)
United States Supreme Court (1998)
Colorado (2003)
United States District Court – District for Colorado (2004)

EXPERIENCE

Sloat, Nicholson & Hoover, P.C.
Attorneys at Law, Boulder, Colorado (2013-present)
Sherman & Howard L.L.C.
Attorneys at Law, Aspen, Colorado (2004-2013)
R.S. Hoover & Associates
Attorneys at Law, Chicago, Illinois (1996-2004)
Horvath & Lieber, P.C.
Attorneys at Law, Chicago, Illinois (1995-1996)
Pretzel & Stouffer, Chartered
Attorneys at Law, Chicago, Illinois (1993-1995)
Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard, P.C.
Law Clerk, Chicago and Waukegan, Illinois (1990-1993)

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

American Association for Justice
Colorado Bar Association, Litigation Section
Colorado Trial Lawyers Association
Pitkin County Bar Association
Illinois Bar Association (Tort Law Section Council, 1994-2004)

COMMITTEE/PANEL APPOINTMENTS

Colorado Trial Lawyers Association (Board Member, 2014-2016, 2018-2019)
President, Pitkin County Bar Association (2007-2008)
Treasurer/Secretary, Pitkin County Bar Association (2006-2007)
Investigative Counsel, United States House of Representatives Committee on the Judiciary (105th Congress, 1998-1999)
Vice Chairman, Illinois Bar Association Tort Law Section Council (1995-1996)

REPORTED CASES

Westpac Aspen Investments, LLC v. Residences at Little Nell Development, LLC et.al., 10 CA 0363 (Colo. App. 2011)
Fontana v. Board of Trustees of City of Highwood, 769 N.E.2d 576 (Ill.App.2000)
Stern v. Ritz Carlton Chicago, 702 N.E.2d 194 (Ill.App.1998)
Fontana v. Board of Trustees of City of Highwood, 695 N.E.2d 530 (Ill.App.1998)
Not Published: Futurevision Aspen, Inc. d/b/a Elk Mountain Motors v. Turok, 06 CA 1573 (Colo.App. 2006)

INTERESTS AND COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES

Skiing, fly fishing, ice hockey, physical fitness, mountain biking, hiking and camping. Certified Level 4 Coach, USA Hockey. Emergency Medical Technician II (1988-1990). Community Volunteer for various youth sports organizations.

 

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