Sherman & Howard has been delivering practical counsel, exceptional service, and innovative solutions for more than a century.  


We blend substantive experience with industry knowledge and legal know-how to address our clients’ issues strategically, resolve their disputes, and position their families and businesses for future success. Established in 1892, our firm has grown over time, evolving to meet our clients’ changing needs. Starting as a single-lawyer firm in Denver, we are now an Am Law 200 firm of more than 175 lawyers serving clients across the nation. Our firm has ten offices located throughout Colorado and in Arizona, Nevada, Missouri, and New Mexico.

Our attorneys provide legal counsel and innovative business solutions to individuals, private and public companies, and government entities across the nation and from around the world. 

Sherman & Howard lawyers are collegial and collaborative. We integrate a deep understanding of our clients’ industries, businesses, and operations with extensive transactional, litigation, and advisory experience. Committed to the highest level of performance, we offer our clients incisive counsel, devise tailored solutions across all areas of law, and help advance our clients’ objectives. We are proud of our long-standing client relationships and our ability to help our clients accomplish their specific business and personal goals.


Our lawyers are creative and passionate about their work. Further, we possess an unwavering commitment to our clients. We challenge ourselves every day to think smarter, develop new approaches, and find better ways to serve our clients and achieve the very best results. We are at the forefront on emerging issues and current on the latest trends impacting our clients. The firm also uses technologies to streamline work, improve processes, contain costs, and optimize the client experience.

Taking a proactive approach, our lawyers identify opportunities, anticipate and mitigate risks, and then strategize with clients to forge a path to achieve their objectives. We look beyond the immediate problem, offering long-term solutions that advance our clients’ interests. Should a crisis arise at any point, we are well-prepared with swift, responsive, and decisive counsel. We collaborate seamlessly, utilizing a combination of critical thinking, business-savvy problem-solving, and appropriate staffing to deliver service in an efficient, cost-effective manner.

This approach, our longevity, and our strong record of success have made Sherman & Howard a firm of choice for individuals, new and emerging entities, global brands across industries, nonprofit organizations, and government entities.