Carissa Davis


Phone: 303.299.8327

Fax: 303.298.0940

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Legal Secretary

Laura Kostyk

Areas of Emphasis

Labor & Employment

Labor Relations

Employment Litigation

Workplace Counseling


  • Juris Doctor, University of Denver Sturm College of Law, 2019
    • President, Law School Ambassadors
  • Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, minor in History and Diversity in Law, Colorado State University, 2015

Carissa Davis, an associate in the Labor & Employment department, has gained a wide range of experience in previous legal roles equipping her with knowledge in employment law, labor, mergers and acquisitions, class actions, regulatory compliance, arbitration, and mediation. Prior to joining Sherman & Howard, Carissa was an intern at the Colorado Court of Appeals and worked as a Summer Associate at a Fortune 200 company.

Professional Activities


  • Colorado
Honors and Awards
  • Competed and advanced to the elimination rounds in the Vis Moot Tournament in Vienna, the largest moot tournament in the world.
  • Inaugural Recipient, Martin J. Katz Endowed Scholarship, University of Denver Sturm College of Law
  • Howard Jenkins, Jr. Labor Law Award, University of Denver Sturm College of Law
  • Scholastic Excellence Award: Criminal Procedure & Labor Law, University of Denver Sturm College of Law
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