Bradley D. Tucker - Shareholder

Bradley D. Tucker

Shareholder: Civil and Commercial Litigation, Insurance Defense Litigation Email: bdt@tucker-holmes.com Paralegal: Susie G Amme sga@tucker-holmes.com Legal Assistant: Cheryll Paull cap@tucker-holmes.com Vcard: Download Now (Right-click + Save As to download) Print-Friendly Biography: Open Now

As a litigator, Brad is well-known for his courtroom skills, having achieved a remarkable trial record. His energy and enthusiasm, combined with his ability to simplify even the most complex issues, make him a formidable adversary. His experience, reputation, and successes in the courtroom also provide considerable leverage in negotiating favorable settlements when the circumstances warrant.

As the firm's most experienced trial attorney, Brad has handled multiple high-stakes jury trials with great success. In addition to his own caseload, Brad serves as managing attorney on many other cases within the firm, and is available to all of the firm's attorneys for strategizing and case planning on all cases.

A graduate of both the University of Tulsa's College of Business Administration and College of Law, Brad began his practice in 1990. Since then, he has practiced civil litigation, specializing in the defense of governmental entities, businesses and individuals in areas of general commercial liability, premises liability, auto liability and insurance law. He is licensed to practice in all state and federal courts of Colorado and Oklahoma. Brad holds a Martindale-Hubbell AV rating, which is the highest possible peer review rating, and he has been elected to membership in the prestigious American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA).

Bradley Tucker - Martindale Hubbell 2023
  • Tucker Holmes, P.C.

    Mr. Tucker joined the firm in 1995 and became a shareholder in 1998. Since 1990, Mr. Tucker's focus has been in personal and commercial liability litigation. During that time, he has achieved a remarkable trial record. Mr. Tucker also regularly gives presentations on legal issues relevant to his practice.

  • Secrest, Hill & Folluo, Tulsa, OK

Licensed In:

  • State of Colorado
  • State of Oklahoma
  • US District Court, District of Colorado
  • US District Courts for the Northern and Eastern Districts of Oklahoma
  • US Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit

Professional Associations:

  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • Colorado Bar Association
  • Denver Bar Association
  • Oklahoma Bar Association
  • The University of Tulsa College of Law

    Juris Doctor May 1990. Honors: Honor Roll, American Jurisprudence. Award in Pretrial Practice.

  • The University of Tulsa

    Bachelor's of Science in Business Administration May 1987. Scholarships: Leslie Rogers Foundation, Fraternity Endowment.


Matthew A. Holmes - Shareholder

Matthew A. Holmes

Shareholder: Civil and Commercial Litigation, Commercial Trucking Litigation, Bad Faith Litigation, Insurance Coverage, Insurance Defense Litigation Email: mah@tucker-holmes.com Paralegal: Devon R. Gideon drg@tucker-holmes.com Legal Assistant: Karin Lewis ktl@tucker-holmes.com Vcard: Download Now (Right-click + Save As to download) Print-Friendly Biography: Open Now

Matt grew up in Denver and attended Columbia University and Colorado College, where he received his undergraduate degree in 1988. Matt has been with Tucker Holmes, P.C. since he graduated from the University of Denver College of Law in 1991. His civil and commercial litigation practice includes the defense of personal injury, catastrophic injury, wrongful death, premises liability, product liability, auto and commercial trucking, and contractual disputes, as well as all aspects of insurance claims and coverage.

In addition to an exemplary trial record, Matt works hard to maintain a reputation among colleagues and clients as an attorney who is responsive, hard-working and well-prepared. Due to the nature of his practice, Matt makes himself available to clients 24/7 in order to coordinate critical responses to high exposure accidents involving catastrophic injuries and fatalities. He holds a Martindale-Hubbell AV rating, which is the highest peer review rating given to attorneys. Matt is licensed to practice in all state and federal courts of Colorado, New Mexico, and Wyoming.

Recent Representative Trial Results:

  • Ranum v. Bagdadi: Auto accident resulting in catastrophic injuries to Plaintiff. Disputed liability for accident in which Defendant was making a left turn at an intersection controlled by a traffic light. Plaintiff was traveling towards the intersection from the opposite direction at an excessive rate of speed, not wearing his seatbelt, and after having admitted to rescue, law enforcement and medical personnel that he consumed edible THC before the accident. Colorado jury returned a defense verdict on liability. Affirmed on appeal.
  • Hayes v. Angel: Auto accident resulting in personal injuries to Plaintiff, including multiple surgeries to the lower extremities, claimed need for future fusion surgeries to the cervical and lumbar spine, and alleged lost wages and earning capacity. Admitted fault, but disputed injuries and damages. Wyoming jury awarded damages for the undisputed acute injuries caused by the accident, rejected the claimed future cervical and lumbar surgeries, and awarded a nominal amount for lost wages consistent with the testimony of Defendant's expert at trial.
  • Tran v. Ricklefs & UPS: Trucking accident resulting in personal injuries and traumatic brain injury to 14 year-old boy. Liability disputed at trial. Colorado jury returned a defense verdict on liability.
  • Rodriguez v. Ott: Auto accident resulting in personal injuries to Plaintiff. Aggravated liability based on Defendant's DUI, and claim for punitive damages. Plaintiff's counsel requested a seven- figure verdict in closing argument. Colorado jury returned a low six-figure damages verdict, nominal punitive damages, and the matter was resolved post-trial without Defendant having to personally contribute towards satisfaction of the final judgment.
  • Manriquez v. Timmons & UPS: Trucking accident resulting in personal injuries and traumatic brain injury to 16 year-old boy. The parties called experts at trial in the fields of accident reconstruction, neurology, physiatry, radiology, life care plan, and vocational rehabilitation. Plaintiff's counsel requested a verdict in excess of $21 million in closing argument. Defense counsel suggested a verdict slightly in excess of $100,000 in closing argument, which is what the Colorado jury awarded.

Matthew Holmes - Martindale Hubbell 2023
  • Tucker Holmes, P.C.

    Matt became a shareholder in 2001. His insurance defense practice focuses on auto and trucking accidents resulting in personal injuries, catastrophic injuries and fatalities, as well as premises liability, and product liability claims. He provides extensive consultation services to clients prior to litigation in the form of accident investigations, claim evaluations, and participation in mediations to reasonably resolve claims and eliminate his clients' exposure to litigation risks and expenses. Matt offers presentations to update his clients on developments in Colorado, New Mexico, and Wyoming law. He enjoys his role as a mentor for younger attorneys with the firm.

Licensed In:

  • State of Colorado
  • State of New Mexico
  • State of Wyoming
  • US District Court, District of Colorado
  • US District Court, District of New Mexico
  • US District Court, District of Wyoming
  • US Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit

Professional Associations:

  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • Colorado Bar Association
  • Denver Bar Association
  • New Mexico Bar Association
  • Wyoming Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Colorado Defense Lawyers Association
  • Federal Bar Association, State of Colorado
  • Defense Research Institute
  • New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association
  • Colorado Claims Association
  • Denver Claims Association
  • Wyoming Defense Lawyers Association
  • Trucking Industry Defense Association (TIDA)
  • University of Denver College of Law

    Juris Doctororate 1991.

  • Colorado College

    Bachelor of Arts, International Political Economics. National Spanish Honor Society and National Honor Society of the Social Sciences. Intercollegiate Football, 1985-87. Colorado Small College All-Stars and Honorary Captain.

  • Columbia University, Columbia College

    Intercollegiate Football.


Michael T. Sullivan

Michael T. Sullivan

Shareholder: Civil and Commercial Litigation, Insurance Defense Litigation, Commercial Trucking Litigation, Insurance Coverage Email: mts@tucker-holmes.com Paralegal: Devon R. Gideon drg@tucker-holmes.com Legal Assistant: Karin Lewis ktl@tucker-holmes.com Vcard: Download Now (Right-click + Save As to download) Print-Friendly Biography: Open Now

Mike grew up in Colorado and graduated from Highlands Ranch High School. He attended the University of Tulsa and received a Bachelors of Arts in Political Science in 2009. Immediately after graduation, he enrolled at the University of Tulsa College of Law, and graduated in 2011. During law school, he interned with the Tulsa County Public Defenders Office and was a member of TU's Energy Law Journal.

He joined Tucker Holmes, P.C. in 2013. His civil and commercial litigation practice includes the defense of personal injury, premises liability, and commercial trucking claims, along with all aspect of insurance claims and coverage. Mike's experience includes numerous jury trials and he also has considerable experience negotiating global settlement amongst multiple parties with insufficient insurance coverage, both before and during litigation. Mike prides himself on having detailed preparation and strong work ethic, while maintaining a sense of client objectives to provide effective and efficient representation. Mike is licensed in all state and federal courts in Colorado, Wyoming, and New Mexico, and all State Courts in Montana.

Recent Representative Cases:

  • Rigoberto Manriquez v. UPS and Timmons Denver District Court, Case No. 20CV30413: Trucking accident resulting in personal injures and traumatic brain injury to 16 year old boy. Parties called experts at trial in accident reconstruction, neurology, physiatry, life care plan, and vocational rehabilitation. Plaintiff’s counsel requested verdict of $21 million in closing argument. Defense counsel suggested a verdict slightly in excess of $100,000 in closing argument, which is what Denver County jury awarded.
  • Hayes v. Angell Laramie County District Court (WY), Civil Action No. 186-121: Auto accident resulting in personal injuries to Plaintiff, including multiple surgeries to lower extremities, claimed need for future cervical and lumbar fusions, and alleged lost wages and earning capacity. Admitted fault, but disputed injuries and damages. Wyoming jury awarded damages for undisputed acute injuries caused by the accident, rejected the claimed future cervical and lumbar surgeries, and awarded a nominal amount for lost wages consistent with defense expert at trial.
  • Cardenas v. Swanson Natrona County District Court (WY), Case No CV-102219: Negligence and civil rights lawsuit against private citizen who accidentally captured and killed 3 St. Bernard Dogs on Wyoming State Land. Dog owners were uninjured in the incident but sought damages for emotional distress for the death of their family pet, along with property damage. Civil rights claims were dismissed for failure to state a claim. After discovery, won summary judgment on emotional distress claims, which was affirmed on appeal. Cardenas v. Swanson, 531 P.3d 917 (Wyo. 2023).
  • Kaiser v. Rogers Weld County District Court, Case No. 16CV30656: Motor vehicle resulting in spinal injuries to Plaintiff. Liability disputed at trial. Colorado jury returned defense verdict on liability.
  • Rakhimov v. Tonche, et al. Arapahoe County District Court, Case No. 22CV31397: Motor vehicle accident resulting in personal injuries to Plaintiff. Obtained summary judgment on all claims against the defendants.

  • Tucker Holmes, P.C.

    Mr. Sullivan joined the firm in 2013 and became a shareholder in 2023. The focus of his insurance defense practice has been in personal injury defense, commercial liability defense, and insurance coverage. He regularly offers presentations to update his clients on developments in Colorado, Wyoming, and New Mexico law.

  • MacDermid Inc.

Licensed In:

  • State of Colorado (2012)
  • State of Wyoming (2014)
  • State of Montana (2015)
  • State of New Mexico (2015)
  • US District Court, District of Colorado
  • US District Court, District of Wyoming
  • US District Court, District of New Mexico

Professional Associations:

  • Colorado Bar Association
  • Arapahoe County Bar Association
  • Wyoming Bar Association
  • Defense Lawyers Association of Wyoming
  • New Mexico Bar Association
  • New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association
  • The University of Tulsa College of Law

    Graduated with highest honors.

  • The University of Tulsa

    Bachelor of Arts, Political Science. Football Letterman. Conference USA and Liberty Bowl Champions, 2005; GMAC Bowl Champions, 2007-08.


Justin H. Zouski

Justin H. Zouski

Senior Attorney: Bad Faith Litigation, Insurance Defense Litigation, and Coverage Email: jhz@tucker-holmes.com Paralegal: Susie G Amme sga@tucker-holmes.com Legal Assistant: Joyce Harris jkh@tucker-holmes.com Vcard: Download Now (Right-click + Save As to download) Print-Friendly Biography: Open Now

Justin is a Colorado native who graduated from J.K. Mullen High School and went on to attend The University of Colorado at Boulder. After graduating from CU he moved to the San Francisco Bay Area and attended law school at the University of San Francisco.

Thereafter, he spent a year with the United States Depart of Justice in the Antitrust Division. During his time with the Department of Justice, Justin worked on complex nationwide cases which were prosecuted in Federal Court. While working with the Department of Justice, Justin's desire to be in the courtroom increased and he was hired by a prominent insurance defense firm in San Francisco. During that time, he successfully defended numerous cases through the discovery phase and trial, and also appeared before the California Court of Appeals.

In 2009, Justin felt that it was time to return to Colorado and after doing so, he joined a highly regarded insurance firm in the Denver area. In March of 2016 he joined Tucker Holmes, P.C. Today, Justin’s practice focuses on representing insurance companies in first-party bad faith cases, insurance coverage issues, and appeals. Justin leads a team of talented attorneys and paralegals, who focus their practices in the defense of insurers on both contractual and extra-contractual claims. Throughout his successful career, Justin has developed a calm demeanor that often diffuses the hostile litigation environment that can so often exist in litigating these claims. This has resulted in better and more cost-effective outcomes for our clients. Justin has served as first-chair trial counsel, successfully trying cases to juries and in arbitration. Justin's pragmatic, calm and organized approach is one that has universally been appreciated by his juries. Justin is also an experienced appellate attorney, both as to the briefing and the arguments before the appellate courts.

Published Decisions:

  • Reid v. Berkowitz, 315 P.3d 185 (Colo.App. 2013)
  • Reid v. Berkowitz II, 370 P.3d 644 (Colo.App. 2016)
  • Hall v. Allstate Fire and Casualty Insurance Company, 20 F.4th 1319 (10th Cir. 2021)

Successful Summary Judgment Motions on All Claims:

  • Bendinelli v. Metropolitan Property and Casualty Insurance Company, 2015CV709, including an award of attorney's fees of $46,707.50.
  • Bendinelli v. Metropolitan Property and Casualty Insurance Company, 1:17-cv-00978-KHR
  • Hall v. Allstate Fire and Casualty Insurance Company, 1:19-cv-02306-DDD-NYW

Successful Motions to Dismiss:

  • Ann Lopez v. Amanda Matthews, 1:19-cv-00684-MEH
  • Bendinelli v. Metropolitan Property and Casualty Insurance Company, 2017CV31100, including an award of attorney's fees of $6,425.50.

  • Tucker Holmes, P.C.

  • The Ross-Shannon Law Firm, P.C.

  • McClellan & Corren, L.C.

  • United States Department of Justice, Antitrust Division

Licensed In:

  • State of Colorado
  • State of California
  • US District Court, District of Colorado

Professional Associations:

  • Denver Bar Association
  • Colorado Defense Lawyers Association
  • University of San Francisco School of Law

  • University of Colorado at Boulder


Gregory G. Morris

Gregory G. Morris

Senior Attorney: Insurance Defense Litigation and Coverage Email: ggm@tucker-holmes.com Paralegal: Susie G Amme sga@tucker-holmes.com Legal Assistant: Cheryll Paull cap@tucker-holmes.com Vcard: Download Now (Right-click + Save As to download) Print-Friendly Biography: Open Now

Greg was raised outside of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He attended Fairfield University in Connecticut, where he was actively involved in student government and a member of the varsity crew team.

After graduating from Fairfield University, he moved to Chicago, Illinois, where he attended DePaul University's College of Law. Upon graduation from DePaul, Greg handled complex litigation cases, including transportation and medical malpractice matters. In 2009, he moved outside of Detroit, Michigan with his wife, where he has worked for a major insurance company. During this time, he has tried multiple cases to jury verdict.

In 2017, Greg moved with his wife to Colorado. His practice focuses on civil litigation, including defending insured parties in tort matters, along with defending first-party bad faith cases. Greg is licensed in Colorado, Michigan, and Illinois, along with the Northern District of Illinois.

  • Tucker Holmes, P.C.

  • Julie A. Taylor & Associates, PC

  • Barker & Castro, PC

  • Haynes Studnicka, PC

  • Redding and Padegemis, PC

Licensed In:

  • State of Colorado
  • US District Court, District of Colorado
  • State of Michigan
  • State of Illinois
  • Northern District of Illinois

Professional Associations:

  • Colorado Bar Association
  • DePaul University College of Law

  • Fairfield University


Brian P. Kershaw

Brian P. Kershaw

Senior Attorney: Insurance Defense Litigation, Civil Litigation and Bad Faith Defense Email: bpk@tucker-holmes.com Paralegal: Susie Amme sga@tucker-holmes.com Legal Assistant: Joyce Harris jkh@tucker-holmes.com Vcard: Download Now (Right-click + Save As to download) Print-Friendly Biography: Open Now

Brian grew up outside Tulsa, Oklahoma. He attended Oklahoma State University, where he was involved in student government association. Immediately after graduating from Oklahoma State University, he attended the University of Tulsa College of Law. While in law school he served as an Articles Editor for the Energy Law Journal. He received the Cali Excellence for the Future Award in Basic Corporate Law and a Certificate in Sustainable Energy and Resources Law.

Upon graduation, Brian moved to Oklahoma City, Oklahoma where he began practicing law. While in Oklahoma, his civil litigation practice focused on representation of insurance companies and their insureds. He has successfully represented clients in appellate courts. Brian joined Tucker Holmes, P.C. in April 2023. Currently his practice focuses on all areas of insurance defense related litigation and bad faith defense.

  • Tucker Holmes, P.C.

  • Walker, Ferguson & Ferguson, Oklahoma City, OK

  • Walker, Ferguson & Ferguson, Oklahoma City, OK

Licensed In:

  • State of Colorado
  • US District Court Colorado
  • State of Oklahoma
  • State of Arkansas
  • US District Courts for the Western, Eastern & Northern
  • Districts of Oklahoma

Professional Associations:

  • Oklahoma Bar Association
  • Oklahoma County Bar Association
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Colorado Defense Lawyers Association
  • University of Tulsa College of Law

    Juris Doctorate.

  • Oklahoma State University

    Bachelor of Science, Political Science and History


Jaime F. Greenwood

Jaime F. Greenwood

Associate Email: jfg@tucker-holmes.com Legal Assistant: Karin Lewis ktl@tucker-holmes.com Vcard: Download Now (Right-click + Save As to download) Print-Friendly Biography: Open Now

Jaime was raised outside of Boston, Massachusetts. She attended Northeastern University, where she graduated Summa Cum Laude in 2020. Immediately after graduating from Northeastern University, she attended the University of Denver Sturm College of Law. While in law school, she served as a Senator, and later the Vice President, of the Student Bar Association. Additionally, she has been a Law Student Ambassador and a member of the Justice Sonia Sotomayor Inn of Court, Wunnicke Pupilage, since 2020. Jaime graduated from Sturm College of Law in May 2023 and joined Tucker Holmes, P.C. in September 2023.

  • Tucker Holmes, P.C.

Licensed In:

  • State of Colorado

Professional Associations:

  • Colorado Bar Association
  • Colorado Women's Bar Association
  • Justice Sonia Sotomayor Inn of Court
  • University of Denver, Sturm College of Law

    Juris Doctorate

  • Northeastern University

    Bachelor of Science