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Kutak Rock Adds One to Litigation Practice

Kutak Rock Adds One to Litigation Practice

LAW WEEK COLORADO Kutak Rock announced today that Marie Williams has joined its litigation practice. She will be resident in Kutak Rock’s Denver office. Williams joins Kutak Rock from Faegre Baker Daniels, where she was a partner in its litigation department. She has more than 16 years of experience both advocating for clients on appeal and […]

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Bryan Cave Elects Three in Denver to Partnership

Bryan Cave Elects Three in Denver to Partnership

LAW WEEK COLORADO Bryan Cave announced today the firm has elected 15 new lawyers to partnership, effective Jan. 1. This brings the number of partners firmwide to 389. The new partners in Denver are Tim Glasgow, Sarah Hartley and Elizabeth Sipes. Glasgow advises clients on the tax consequences of a wide variety of matters including […]

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Quiznos General Counsel Attorney Joins Moye White

Quiznos General Counsel Attorney Joins Moye White

Moye White announced that Chris Allyn has joined the Denver law firm as a partner. Allyn was previously general counsel and senior vice president at Quiznos, where she held primary legal responsibility for the company’s global commercial operations. Allyn’s responsibilities at Quiznos included general corporate and strategic matters, regulatory compliance, corporate governance, executive compensation, intellectual […]

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Brownstein Names COO

Brownstein Names COO

LAW WEEK COLORADO Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck announced today that Steven Spiess joined the firm as chief operating officer. As COO, Spiess will oversee all administrative and operational functions of the firm including administration, business development, marketing, communications, community relations, finance, human resources, information technology, professional development and recruiting. Spiess will be based in the Denver […]

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Husch Blackwell Combines With Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek

Husch Blackwell Combines With Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek

Husch Blackwell and Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek S.C. announced July 18 that the firms have joined forces, completing the largest law firm combination announced this year. The firm retains the Husch Blackwell name and will continue to operate in all markets where the individual firms previously had offices. The combination became effective July 15 and was announced April […]

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Sherman & Howard Announces CFO

Sherman & Howard Announces CFO

LAW WEEK COLORADO Sherman & Howard announced Thursday that Trent Clifton has joined the firm as chief financial officer. Clifton has 25 years of diversified public accounting, financial management and strategic executive-level leadership experience, serving clients primarily in the energy, manufacturing, retail, commercial service and hospitality industries. For more than 12 years he was an audit […]

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XCel Energy Legal Department Recognized As ACC Value Champion

XCel Energy Legal Department Recognized As ACC Value Champion

LAW WEEK COLORADO The Association of Corporate Counsel announced today that Xcel Energy was named a 2015 ACC Value Champion for creating a legal efficiency strategies committee resulting in exemplary change management and a comprehensive approach to value, including improved client service, enhanced internal efficiency and reduced spending on outside counsel, according to an ACC press […]

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EEOC Issues Guidance On Wellness Programs

EEOC Issues Guidance On Wellness Programs

By Doug Chartier, LAW WEEK COLORADO As popular as corporate wellness programs are among employers, it’s been tricky to gauge where many of those programs stand in terms of nondiscrimination laws — at least until recently. On April 15, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission released its proposed rules on corporate wellness programs pursuant to the Americans […]

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