Kip B. Shuman
Kip B. Shuman, founding member of the firm, has prosecuted class actions and derivative actions in Colorado and throughout the United States for more than fifteen years. Mr. Shuman concentrates his practice on representing injured shareholders through securities class actions and derivative litigation.
Mr. Shuman graduated from U.C.L.A. in 1984 and the University of San Francisco School of Law in 1989.
Mr. Shuman has materially participated in or has had primary responsibility for more than fifty class action lawsuits, including actions that were the subject of the following opinions: Queen Uno Ltd. P’ship. v. Coeur d’Alene Mines Corp., 2 F. Supp. 2d 1345 (D. Colo. 1998); Queen Uno Ltd. P’ship. v. Coeur D’Alene Mines Corp., 183 F.R.D. 687 (D. Colo. 1998); Schaffer v. Evolving Sys. Inc., 29 F. Supp. 2d 1213 (D. Colo. 1998); In re Intelcom Group, Inc., Sec. Litig., 169 F.R.D. 142 (D. Colo. 1996); In re Hirsch, 984 P.2d 629 (Colo. 1999); Leonard v. McMorris, 272 F.3d 1295 (10th Cir. 2001); In re Secure Computing Sec. Litig., 2001 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 13563 (N.D. Cal. 2001); Angres v. Smallworldwide, 94 F. Supp. 2d 1167 (D. Colo. 2000); In re Ribozyme Pharm., Inc. Sec. Litig., 192 F.R.D. 656 (D. Colo. 2000); Kerns v. SpectraLink Corp., 2003 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 6194 (D. Colo. 2003); Kerns v. SpectraLink Corp., 2003 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 11711 (D. Colo. 2003); Gregg v. Sport-Haley, Inc., 2003 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 6195 (D. Colo. 2003); and In re Rhythms Sec. Litig., 300 F. Supp. 2d 1081 (D. Colo. 2004).
Mr. Shuman has lectured in the area of class actions, teaching a continuing legal education course entitled, Litigating the Class Action Lawsuit in Colorado. He was also a panelist at the 35th Rocky Mountain Securities Conference and presented on the topic of Pleading Requirements in the Tenth Circuit after the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.
Mr. Shuman is a member of both the Colorado and California State Bars, and is admitted to practice before the United States District Courts for the Northern District and Central District of California, the United States District Court for Colorado, and the United States Ninth and Tenth Circuit Courts of Appeals.
Kip B. Shuman, Esq.
1 Montgomery St., #1800
San Francisco, CA 94104