Elina Gilbert

Shareholder - Transaction

Phone: 303.991.2010
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Elina enjoys variety – and community association law provides exactly that. Her knowledge and years of experience in community association law has allowed Elina to provide practical, economical, and creative solutions to clients. She has a knack for explaining complex documents and legal issues in a way, whether in person, by phone, in a letter, or in front of a classroom, that removes the legalese and allows board members and managers to understand the issue at hand.

Education:
B.A., University of Michigan Ann Arbor – 1993
Juris Doctorate, Cum Laude, University of Detroit Mercy School of Law – 1997

Professional Organizations:
Michigan Bar Association – Since 1997
Community Associations Institute – Since 2000
College of Community Association Lawyers – Since 2010
Community Associations Institute, Law Seminar Committee – Since 2015
Community Associations Institute, Law Seminar Planning Committee Co-Chair- 2019 Law Seminar

Upcoming Speaking Engagements:
5/30 – Legal Issues for Condominiums and Homeowners Associations (Audio Webinar- National Business Institute)
6/25 – Around the HOA World in 8 Hours- Part 1
7/11 – Jeopardy- The Rematch!
7/17 – Contracts Refresher (Webinar)
7/30 – Manager License Exam Prep Course
8/27 – Navigating the Statutory Muck and Legalese
9/11 – Insurance Requirements for Pre and Post-CCIOA Communities (Webinar)
9/24 – Around the HOA World in 8 Hours- Part 2
10/9 – Contract Terminations- What You Need to Know (Webinar)
10/22 – Manager License Exam Prep Course
11/07 – Fees- How Much Can We Impose?
11/21 – Navigating the Statutory Muck and Legalese
12/5 – Ask the Experts

Posts by Elina B. Gilbert

Top Seven Recommended Policies – Do You Have Them All?

Most everybody knows by now that Colorado associations are required to adopt nine good governance policies pursuant to CCIOA (Colorado Common Interest Ownership Act). However, do you know that in addition to the required policies there is a slew of not-required, but highly recommended policies for associations? Below is a list of the top sevenGo to Resource

Trick or Treat! Are you Ready for the Holidays?

With the holiday season right around the corner, many owners and residents are getting their holiday decorations out and starting to decorate their homes—both inside and out. This is also the time that board members and community managers get ready to enforce their restrictions when it comes to decorative displays. However, this is also theGo to Resource