TIMOTHY M. MOELLER, SHAREHOLDER
Tim Moeller has practiced community association law since 1999. During this time, Tim has gained experience and knowledge in all facets of community association law. Tim supports associations in such areas as collection of delinquent assessments and enforcement of covenant matters, which includes litigating covenant violation and collection cases, and bringing foreclosure and receivership actions. Tim has extensive experience in creating and amending governing documents, preparing opinions concerning the many different matters facing associations in Colorado, and drafting and reviewing contracts. Tim attends many association meetings and has counseled boards during difficult and sometimes contentious member and board meetings. Tim has been accredited by the Community Associations Institute to provide ongoing education to managers. Tim has published articles in both the local and national publications for the Community Associations Institute and served for several years on the Editorial Committee for the local publication, Common Interests and currently serves on the Programs and Education Committee. Tim is a frequent educational speaker for the Rocky Mountain Chapter of the Community Associations Institute. Tim has provided continuing legal education to attorneys on the topic of Condominium and Homeowners’ Associations.
Tim was born and raised in Tucson Arizona where his father, brother and uncle all practiced law. Tim received his Bachelor’s degree from Brigham Young University in 1995. He worked as a loan processor and later a loan officer prior to attending law school at the University of Denver. During law school, Tim interned for the Honorable Deanna Hickman, Arapahoe County District Court Judge. Tim received his Juris Doctor degree in 1999, at which time he began practicing community association law. Tim has joined David Graf to create a practice based solely on the needs of Colorado community associations.
DAVID J. GRAF, SHAREHOLDER
David Graf has practiced community association law exclusively since 2001. In this time, he has represented a wide range of communities throughout the State of Colorado. The majority of his practice involves interpreting and amending governing documents, advising associations on the corporate aspects of running a common interest community, and enforcing the terms of governing documents through court action. He has attended countless difficult and contentious board and member meetings on behalf of associations. David is one of the most sought after community association industry trainers and speakers in the United States. He is a national faculty member of the Community Associations Institute’s Professional Management Development Program and travels throughout the United States to facilitate multi-day corporate trainings for professional community managers. In 2015, he was named CAI’s National Educator of the Year. David has also lectured on various aspects of community association and corporate law throughout the country and has taught continuing legal education courses on the topic of “community association law” to attorneys several times.
David has been admitted to the College of Community Association Lawyers. Of the thousands of lawyers practicing community association law throughout the United States, fewer than 200 have been admitted to the College. David, together with Steven Weil, Esq. of Berding & Weil, LLP of Walnut Creek, California, won the first ever Best Manuscript Award from the College for the materials accompanying their presentation on national community association voting trends at the 2014 CAI National Law Seminar. David served on the Colorado Legislative Action Committee of CAI for many years, including as the co-chair of the committee. David currently serves as President-Elect of the Rocky Mountain Chapter of CAI.
K. CHRISTIAN WEBERT, ASSOCIATE
Christian Webert has practiced community association law exclusively since 2012, when he joined Moeller Graf. Christian has effectively handled numerous legal issues for community associations, including collecting unpaid assessments, enforcing protective covenants, drafting and negotiating contracts with vendors and governments, and advising boards on important issues affecting their associations. Notably, Christian successfully argued before the Bankruptcy Court for the District of Colorado regarding post-petition assessments as they pertain to the surrender of property in a Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Plan. Christian has also successfully assisted associations in amending their governing documents, both through the votes of the owners as well as through a court petition process.
Christian began working in the area of collections and real estate in 2005, first as a paralegal and later as a law clerk. During this time, Christian collected hundreds of thousands of dollars for clients and gained a detailed understanding of all aspects of collections work.
Christian was born and raised in Colorado. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Colorado – Boulder, in 2004. Christian received his Juris Doctor from the University of Denver, in 2011.
ERIC R. MCLENNAN, SENIOR COUNSEL
Eric McLennan has practiced in the areas of community association law since 2006 and collections since 2002. Having represented small and large single family developments and condominium associations throughout Colorado, he has been actively involved in all facets of the varied and complex issues that common interest communities face. Eric is well versed in the various strategies and procedures for the collection of assessments and the enforcement of restrictive covenants. As well, he has guided many governing boards through difficult election disputes and complexities surrounding the interpretation and amendment of governing documents. As an advocate for his clients and as a member of the Community Associations Institute, Eric has authored numerous opinion letters, newsletter articles and blog entries on a wide spectrum of community association issues, and has taught many seminars and webinars focusing on common interest community subject matter.
Eric is a California native. He received dual Bachelor of Arts degrees in History and Law & Society at the University of California Santa Barbara and went on to gain a Juris Doctor from University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law. After law school, Eric moved to Tennessee where he practiced at a small firm that represented construction companies, municipalities, utility districts and other private corporations, large and small. After a brief stint with the State of Tennessee Attorney General’s office, Eric moved to Colorado in 2002. He served as managing attorney for a high volume collection law firm before moving into the community association field.
AMELIA ADAIR, OF COUNSEL
Amelia Adair brings to the Moeller Graf team a diverse knowledge of business and corporate law. Amelia spent three years as the in-house counsel for an international technology company in Singapore, and has represented privately-held businesses and non-profit organizations throughout her career. Most recently, she was a consultant on governance and meeting management for nonprofit corporations.
Amelia’s experience includes over a decade in the community association industry both in Colorado and in Washington State. In Washington State, Amelia worked for Quadrant Homes, a major residential homebuilder in that state. Quadrant appointed Amelia to the boards of its declarant-controlled HOA’s, giving her a unique insight to the world of the community manager and board member. In Colorado, Amelia worked for a large community association law firm, handling collection and transactional matters.
An experienced meeting moderator, Amelia has chaired hundreds of meetings from large annual homeowner meetings to board and committee meetings. She uses meetings as opportunities to educate participants about running meetings effectively. Amelia frequently teaches about community association and governance issues. She has been a presenter for Washington State Community Associations Institute, the Washington State Bar Association, Washington State and Colorado Associations of Parliamentarians, and the Society of Corporate Secretaries and Governance Professionals.
Amelia grew up in Colorado, received her B.A., magna cum laude, in Anthropology from the University of Colorado in 1986 and her J.D. from the University of Denver College of Law in 1991.
KRISTEN (Kiki) DILLIE, ASSOCIATE
Kiki began practicing community association law after graduating from law school in 2008. She has extensive experience with collecting unpaid assessments on behalf of community associations through lawsuits, judicial foreclosures and receiverships. She has also assisted community associations with governance documents, contract negotiation and with a variety of other legal issues. Kiki has in-depth knowledge of community association collections and has taught many classes to association managers and board members on this and other topics.
Kiki was born in Pennsylvania, but has lived in Colorado since 1995. She received bachelor’s degrees in both Biology and English from the University of Colorado at Boulder in 2002. Kiki has worked in the legal field since 2003, first as a legal assistant with a real estate and collections firm. She then began practicing as a community association attorney after receiving her Juris Doctor in 2008, also from the University of Colorado at Boulder.
JOAN OLSON, ASSOCIATE
Joan joined Moeller Graf after practicing ten years in Creditors’ Rights Law that included debt collections, foreclosures and evictions for institutional lenders and their servicing agents. She managed the foreclosures from ‘cradle to grave,’ confirming proper documentation and legal procedure through sale of the residences, commercial properties, and time-share interests. Joan grew up in New Mexico and received her Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with minors in Finance and Real Estate from New Mexico State University. At the University of Denver, Sturm College of Law, Joan served on the Denver University Law Review and graduated with her J.D. in 1996.