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Drones Power Advances in Energy Sector, and Vice Versa

Drones Power Advances in Energy Sector, and Vice Versa

Utilities, renewable energy, and oil and gas emerge as major players in drone adoption, regulation By Doug Chartier LAW WEEK COLORADO While the process to regulate commercial drone flight is slow, commercial drone adoption has shown no signs of slowing down. Currently, private entities that want to pilot an unmanned aerial vehicle, or UAV, to […]

Stinson Leonard Street Adds to Banking and Financial Services Division

Stinson Leonard Street Adds to Banking and Financial Services Division

LAW WEEK COLORADO Stinson Leonard Street announced today that Robert Botts, Jr. has joined the firm as a partner in the banking and financial services division. He will practice in the firm’s Denver office. Botts was previously the managing member of a Denver area firm. He counsels clients in sales and acquisitions of businesses, commercial transactions, corporate compliance, […]

Legal Lasso: Putting a Dragon on Mars Edition

Legal Lasso: Putting a Dragon on Mars Edition

Elon Musk said SpaceX will send its Dragon spacecraft to Mars as soon as 2018. If nothing else, the headline is exciting. Editor’s Note: Stay on top of this news story and the rest of our daily legal news by liking Law Week Colorado on Facebook! Yesterday we posted an article about Lakewood’s law director and […]

Holland & Hart Attorney Appointed to 1st District Bench

Holland & Hart Attorney Appointed to 1st District Bench

LAW WEEK COLORADO Gov. John Hickenlooper announced today his appointment of Diego Hunt to serve as district court judge in the 1st Judicial District (Jefferson and Gilpin counties). Hunt will fill the vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Christopher Munch. Hunt is currently of counsel at Holland & Hart and was an associate with the […]

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Litigator Joins Coan Payton & Payne

Coan, Payton & Payne announced Wednesday that Jordan Wiswell has joined the firm.

States Face Feds in Natural Resources Cases

States Face Feds in Natural Resources Cases

April 27, 2016

Three cases deal with federal infringement on land, water and air regulations By Tony Flesor LAW WEEK COLORADO Three major lawsuits are pitting groups of states against the federal government in a Western showdown over land, water and mineral use. The lawsuits, challenging the Bureau of Land Management, the Environmental Protection Agency and the Clean […]

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Bieging Shapiro Barber Changes Name to Shapiro Bieging Barber Otteson

Bieging Shapiro Barber Changes Name to Shapiro Bieging Barber Otteson

April 27, 2016

The name now recognizes partner who has practiced at the firm for six years By Amy Hickcox LAW WEEK COLORADO On April 25, Bieging Shapiro and Barber, a firm with roots in Denver, will officially change its name to Shapiro Bieging Barber Otteson in recognition of one of its partners. Christian Otteson, a partner at […]

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Littler Attorneys Earn Legal Writing Award

April 27, 2016

Philip Gordon and Zoe Argento, attorneys in the Denver office of Littler Mendelson, were recognized as winners of the 2016 Distinguished Legal Writing Award by The Burton Awards.

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Legal Lasso: The New Suffrage Edition

Legal Lasso: The New Suffrage Edition

April 27, 2016

Snapchat has joined a legal battle to defend the right to take a selfie while voting. Who says young people don’t care about politics? Editor’s Note: Stay on top of this news story and the rest of our daily legal news by liking Law Week Colorado on Facebook! COMPILED BY LAW WEEK COLORADO’S NEWS STAFF […]

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Fennemore Craig Bolsters Real Estate Group

Fennemore Craig Bolsters Real Estate Group

April 27, 2016

LAW WEEK COLORADO Mountain West regional firm Fennemore Craig announced Tuesday that Victoria Davis Chenault has joined the Denver office as of counsel in the firm’s real estate practice group. Chenault focuses her practice in real estate law, including commercial leasing, commercial loan transactions, condominium development and dispute and telecommunications. Her experience includes advising a […]

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Stinson Leonard Street Gains Corporate Finance Partner

Stinson Leonard Street Gains Corporate Finance Partner

April 27, 2016

LAW WEEK COLORADO Stinson Leonard Street announced Tuesday that Jeff Harrison has joined the firm as a partner in the corporate finance division. He will practice in the firm’s Denver office. Harrison’s practice focuses on complex corporate transactions that include financings, lease transactions, mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures and general corporate matters. He has […]

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Winds of Change at Fennemore Craig

Winds of Change at Fennemore Craig

April 26, 2016

New office managing partner will build on firm’s assets By John Chavez LAW WEEK COLORADO One of the oldest law firms in the Mountain West, Fennemore Craig, is moving forward once again. Troy Rackham, recently announced as the new managing partner, succeeds Bruce Dahl, managing partner since the Denver office’s opening in 2006. Dahl, experienced […]

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FaegreBD Expands IP Practice

April 26, 2016

Faegre Baker Daniels announced April 25 the addition of Scott Bialecki and Mark Yaskanin as partners in the firm’s intellectual property practice in Denver. The partners join FaegreBD from Fox Rothschild and bring more than 40 years of combined experience in intellectual property law.

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