David W. KirchKirch Rounds Bowman & Deffenbaugh
David W. Kirch is a founding partner of Kirch Rounds Bowman & Deffenbaugh PC and has concentrated his practice in the areas of estate planning, probate and trust administration, and probate litigation for over 46 years. Mr. Kirch has been a lecturer on trusts and estates at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law. He earned his B.A. degree, summa cum laude, from California Lutheran College and his J.D. degree from the University of Colorado, where he was a member of The Order of the Coif (an honor society for those who graduate in the top 10 percent of their law school class). Mr. Kirch has been the column editor of the Estate and Trust Forum of The Colorado Lawyer since 1998. He is the past chair of The Colorado Lawyer Editorial Board. He served as liaison between the CBA Real Estate Section and Trust and Estate Section from 2009 to 2019. Mr. Kirch is past chairman of the CBA Trust and Estate Section, past chairman of the Statutory Revisions Committee of the Trust and Estate Section, and past co-chairman of the CBA Wills and Trust Form Book Revisions Committee. He also is a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel and a member of the Denver Estate Planning Council. For several years Mr. Kirch has been listed in Super Lawyers magazine under Estate Planning and Probate
and The Best Lawyers in America in the areas of Elder Law and Trusts and Estates. For more than 30 years, Mr. Kirch has held an AV Preeminent rating from Martindale-Hubbell.