Roger Sagal

Sagal Law LLC
PO Box 1168
Ridgeway, CO 81432
970-596-4258
sagalgroup.com


Roger Sagal is the founding member of Sagal Law, LLC. Roger is proud to maintain a diverse practice in varied areas of the law. Roger has extensive trial and appellate experience and has an excellent record of getting results for his clients.

He has been practicing law since 1995. The following are some examples of Roger’s work:

He successfully represented a small gold mining company and its officers accused of fraud by one of the largest gold mining companies in the world. The matter went to a jury trial and resulted in a jury verdict in favor of the defendants.

He successfully represented a husband and father who was wrongly accused of murder. The complicated and difficult case was tried to a jury twice in two different jurisdictions and resulted in two mistrials. The charges were ultimately dropped. The case received national media attention and was featured in several national news programs.

He represented the guardians and conservators of two minor siblings whose father was tragically killed and mother was incarcerated for the crime.

He represented a deputy sheriff in a First Amendment civil rights claim against his employer and the sheriff’s office. The case was successfully resolved in the deputy’s favor.

He has represented homeowners, contractors, and other building professionals in an array of construction defect disputes.

He has litigated in the areas of professional malpractice involving land surveyors, engineers, and lawyers.

In the employment realm, he has represented both employees and employers in wrongful termination cases.  He has brought actions on behalf of employees and defended employers in the courts and before the Colorado Civil Rights Commission.

He has extensive experience in real property matters, including easements, land use, conveyances, ditch and water rights, residential and commercial leases, nuisance, and restrictive covenants. He often handles matters involving homeowner’s associations.

Roger lives in Ridgway, Colorado with his wife and their two daughters. Roger and his family enjoy many of the activities the mountains offer such as mountain biking, hiking, skiing, and fly fishing.   Roger played rugby since college and has competed on clubs in New Orleans, Baton Rouge, Dublin, Breckenridge, and Denver.

Education
TULANE LAW SCHOOL
Magna Cum Laude
Order of the Coif Honors
Top 10% of his Class

TULANE UNIVERSITY
B.A., Political Science + History, 1992

Professional
Licensed to practice in Colorado, the United States District Court for the District of Colorado and the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals.
Member, American Bar Association, the Colorado Bar Association, and Colorado Trial Lawyers Association.
Certified mediator, having completed the 40 hour mediation course approved by the Colorado Bar Association.

Activities & Affiliations
Advisory Board Member, D3 Colorado - a local grass roots organization formed after the 2016 election that focuses on policy issues important to Colorado’s Western Slope.
Former board member and President of the Ridgway, Colorado School Board.
Former board member of the Ridgway, Colorado Fire Protection District