Attorneys Garth Jensen and Jim Sawtelle Join Sherman & Howard

Denver (February 25, 2014) – Sherman & Howard is pleased to announce that attorneys Garth Jensen and Jim Sawtelle have joined the firm as members.

“We are extremely pleased to welcome Garth and Jim to Sherman & Howard,” says Mike Sanchez, the firm’s Chief Executive. “We know them to be highly respected professionals who bring significant expertise and enhanced public profiles to our firm’s corporate and commercial litigation teams.”

Garth Jensen has represented issuers in initial public offerings and other equity and debt offerings aggregating over $13.3 billion of proceeds. He has represented nearly 20 public companies listed on the New York Stock Exchange, NASDAQ and foreign exchanges in various mergers, acquisitions and other transactions and offerings. He is a trusted counsel to senior management and boards of directors of public and private companies, advising on corporate governance, leadership succession, strategic planning and general regulatory compliance issues. Garth also advises private companies and investment funds on offerings and other transactions. He is recognized in Chambers USA, Best Lawyers in America and Colorado Super Lawyers.

Jim Sawtelle is an experienced commercial and intellectual property litigator, as well as an employment attorney. Apart from routinely counseling clients in these areas, he has tried to verdict more than 50 civil jury and bench cases. Though he works with large and small clients in a variety of industries, he has developed specialized expertise working with media and publishing firms. For nearly fifteen years, he has served as outside counsel to one of the nation’s largest media companies, and most recently led the media practice group for a global law firm. Jim is recognized in Chambers USA, Best Lawyers in America and Colorado Super Lawyers.

Prior to joining the firm, both lawyers practiced in the Denver office of Bryan Cave (formerly Holme Roberts & Owen).

About Sherman & Howard

Sherman & Howard L.L.C., established in 1892, is the oldest law firm in Denver. The Firm assists its clients in most aspects of law affecting businesses and public institutions. Sherman & Howard’s approximately 180 attorneys currently practice law from offices in Denver, Colorado Springs, Steamboat Springs, Vail and Aspen, Colorado; Phoenix and Scottsdale, Arizona; Reno and Las Vegas, Nevada; St. Louis, Missouri; and Atlanta, Georgia. For more information on Sherman & Howard, please visit our website.

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