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Rothgerber Johnson & Lyons is pleased to announce that special counsel Constance D. Smith, and associate Denise D. Hoffman have been selected as members of the Colorado Bar Association Leadership Training (COBALT).
The U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform (ILR) presented the 2008 State Leadership Award to John Suthers for his exceptional contributions as
Joseph Law Firm announced that attorney Jeff Joseph, senior partner of the firm, has been appointed by Gov. Bill Ritter to the Agricultural Seasonal Worker Pilot Program Advisory Council.
Rico Munn, executive director of the Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies, was named a Fellow by the German George Marshall Foundation.
In October, the Product Liability Advisory Council, Inc. honored Malcolm Wheeler, a partner with the civil litigation firm Wheeler Trigg Kennedy, with a lifetime achievement award.
Attorney K.C. Groves, managing director of Denver-based law firm Ireland Stapleton Pryor & Pascoe, was elected to the board of directors of the State Capital Group, a worldwide law firm network.
Hogan & Hartson announced that Jason C. Nelson was accepted into the executive graduate tax law program at New York University’s School of Law.
Otten Johnson welcomes three new associates to its Denver office: Dimitri Adloff will practice with the firm’s Litigation Group; Jared Hassan will practice with the firm’s Business Transactions and Tax Group; and Kaydee Smith will practice with the firm’s Real Estate and Land Use Groups.
Gifford Stevens is pleased to announce the addition of Leah Akin-Acosta and
Robinson Waters & O’Dorisio added Michael W. Davis as an
Jennie R. Wray has joined The Harris Law Firm as an associate attorney.
Huff & Leslie announced that Jessica S. Hoffman has joined the firm as a trial
Roberts Levin Rosenberg added attorney Beth A. Tomerlin as an associate to the firm.
The Ross-Shannon Law Firm is pleased to announce that Rebecca K. Wagner has become a shareholder of the firm.
Steve Long, founder and managing shareholder of the Denver office of Shughart Thomson & Kilroy, announced that the shareholders of his firm and Kansas City-based law firm Polsinelli Shalton Flanigan Suelthaus have merged the two firms, effective January 2009. The firm name will become Polsinelli Shughart, maintaining the strong reputation each firm hasestablished in Denver, the Midwest and across the country.
Arnold & Porter announced that Charles G. Curtis, Jr. joined the firm as a partner in the business litigation group.
The U.S. Attorney’s Office announced that Assistant Attorney Patricia Davies will head up the office’s Special Prosecutions Section, which was vacated last week by Philip Brimmer, who
Holme Roberts & Owen announced that Martha Dugan Rehm has rejoined the firm as a partner. She resumes her practice at HRO with 25 years of experience in corporate law and securities, corporate finance, and governance issues.
IN THE NEWS
Dan Recht represented ABC News producer Asa Eslocker, who was arrested on the sidewalk outside the Brown Palace Hotel while covering the Democratic National Convention Aug. 27. The Denver City Attorney’s office in October dismissed charges against Eslocker. The ABC crew was just doing it’s job, and they were polite about it, said Recht.
Shannon Bell Schmidt of Moye White and Christian Schmidt of the Hustead Law Firm are pleased to announce the birth of their first child, Hunter James Schmidt, born Sept. 1.