9. Christopher P. Koupal
Christopher Koupal is a partner of Chalat Hatten Koupal & Banker PC, has extensive trial experience – second chairing a med mal case resulting in a $10.1 Million verdict and acting as lead counsel in a 2009 trial resulting in $100,000 in punitive damages.
Christopher Koupal’s practice concentrates on civil trial work, with an emphasis on ski and snowboard accidents, professional negligence, premises liability, and automobile accidents. In 2007, Mr. Koupal was trial counsel in a medical negligence case where the jury returned a $10.1 million dollar verdict; one of the largest verdicts of its kind in Colorado history. Christopher Koupal has tried cases to verdict in Colorado state and federal courts, including acting as lead counsel in a 2009 premises liability case where a Denver jury returned a verdict in his client’s favor including a six-figure award of punitive damages. Mr. Koupal has been recognized as a “Rising Star” by Colorado Super Lawyers / 5280 Magazine for 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013. He has also been selected for the National Trial Lawyers Association: Top 40 under 40.