Privacy Policy

1. AGREEMENT TO PRIVACY POLICY
This Privacy Policy is effective as of January 28, 2010. The Gleason Wells, PC Privacy Policy hereby incorporates by reference all terms, conditions, rules, policies and guidelines for our website, including the Gleason Wells, PC Terms of Service & Disclaimer. This Privacy Policy is intended to inform you of our policies and practices regarding the collection, use and disclosure of information you submit to us that is personally identifiable like your name, address, email address, or phone number, and that is not otherwise publicly available.  By submitting information through our website, e-mail, in person, or through any other means of communication, you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy and you expressly consent to the use of your information according to this Privacy Policy and the Terms of Service & Disclaimer. 
 
2. PRIVACY STANDARDS
Gleason Wells, PC strictly adheres to professional standards regarding client confidentiality. These professional standards include the attorney-client privilege, and the confidentiality requirements of the ethics rules applicable in the particular jurisdiction involved, including the duty of confidentiality set forth in those rules. As a Colorado-based law firm, we are required by Colorado law to adhere to the Colorado Rules of Professional Conduct. We also comply with any laws that may apply to our provision of international legal services.
 
3. INFORMATION GATHERING POLICY
In the course of providing you with legal services, we may obtain significant personal and financial information from our clients, including:
 
  • Personal contact information, including your name, residential and business mailing addresses, telephone numbers, e-mail addresses, and Social Security number.
 
  • Information from your interaction with our law firm, including correspondence by mail or electronic mail, facsimile transmissions, telephone conversations, and personal meetings.
 
  • Information about your personal finances, including bank accounts, investments, debts and liabilities, tax information, and holdings in personal and real property.
 
  • Any other information you share with our firm in order to help us represent your legal interests more effectively.
 
 
4. LINKS TO OTHER SITES
Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include links to educational resources or commercial services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our website and welcome any feedback about these sites. 

5. USE AND DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION
Gleason Wells does not disclose information relating to our representation of you except as authorized by you, as required by law, as permitted by the applicable rules of professional conduct governing attorneys, or as otherwise reasonably necessary. We may disclose such information as may be reasonably necessary, including in the following circumstances:
 
  • Those parties to whom you authorize us to give your information.
 
  • Those parties to whom it is reasonably necessary to give your information for your legal representation.
 
  • Those parties to whom we are permitted under the applicable rules of professional conduct governing lawyers.
 
  • Those parties to whom we are required by applicable law.

We retain records relating to the advisory services we provide in order to comply with professional guidelines and to better serve your legal needs. In order to protect information relating to our representation of you, we maintain physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with our professional standards.
We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act). We do not intentionally collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. Our website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.