Casey Kannenberg was awarded the American Bar Association Young Lawyers Division Star of the Year award for his work as Public Service Director.
DCT Industrial’s general counsel, John Spiegleman, has been selected as a First Chair Award recipient in the “Top General Counsel” category for the second time. The award is for in-house counsel who have made significant contributions to the legal community within their industry.
Members of the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association (CTLA) elected Michael Rosenberg from The Gold Law Firm, LLC as president. He leads a team of other newly-elected CTLA officers, including Michael Keating of Keating Wagner Polidori Free PC as president-elect; Sommer Luther from The Gold Law Firm, LLC as vice president; Michael Nimmo of Wahlberg, Woodruff, Nimmo & Sloane, LLP as secretary; and Deborah Taussig of Taussig Taussig Smith & Balach, PC as treasurer.
Otis, Bedingfield & Peters, LLC is proud to announce that attorney Christian J. Schulte was appointed to the City of Greeley Planning Commission.
Johnson Law Group, LLC is pleased to announce that the Sam Cary Bar Association has awarded Myles S. Johnson with the 2016 Billy Lewis Young Lawyer Award. Johnson will be honored with this award at the Sam Cary Bar Association Scholarship Endowment Fund Gala on Nov. 5.
Rolf Asphaug has been appointed general counsel for the Regional Transportation District (RTD). He is a former president of the Colorado Mountain Club.
Bob Troyer has been named acting U.S. attorney for Colorado.His appointment follows the departure of the state’s top federal prosecutor, John Walsh.
Polsinelli announced the addition of seven real estate and corporate attorneys. They will work in the firm’s energy, real estate and corporate practice groups. The new group of attorneys includes: shareholder David Babiarz, shareholder Randy Feuerstein, shareholder John Heronimus, of counsel Matthew Costinett, of counsel Richard Fanyo, and associates James Liebscher and Ronald Opsahl.
The Colorado and Denver Bar Associations welcome Krista Williams as their new director of accounting.
Real estate attorney Joel A. Mayo has joined the partnership of Davis Graham & Stubbs LLP. Mayo assists his clients in planning, creating, and implementing strategies for their commercial transactions.
Jones & Keller is pleased to announce that Leif H. Olson has joined the firm as an associate. Olson specializes in the areas of commercial litigation and corporate real estate transactions.
Butler Snow is pleased to announce that Laci A. Knowles has joined the firm’s public finance, tax credit and incentives market group.
Lewis, Bess, Williams & Weese is pleased to announce that it has added attorney Doug Hoak. Hoak joined the firm as counsel with the tax, estate planning and wealth transfer practice.
Spencer Fane LLP is pleased to announce that the firm has expanded its special districts practice group through the addition of two attorneys, Tom George and Beth Dauer.
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Richards Carrington, LLC has moved. The firm’s new address is: 1700 Lincoln St., Ste. 3400, Denver, CO 80203.
The business litigation law firm Rose • Walker, LLP is opening a new office located at 1801 Broadway, Ste. 1400, Denver, CO 80202. Trial lawyer Paul Grant will lead the new firm. Grant has represented businesses and individuals as both plaintiffs and defendants in a variety of litigation and arbitration cases involving contract claims, misappropriation of trade secrets, fraud, employment disputes, real estate matters, construction-related claims and civil theft, among other areas.
John T. Kennedy is pleased to announce the opening of his new solo practice law firm, Wash Park IP Ltd. (WPIP) located at 387 Corona St., Ste. 540, Denver, CO 80218. Kennedy’s practice focuses on building, defending and navigating IP walls. For more information about WPIP, please email Kennedy at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 720-608-WPIP (9747).