Cory G. Kalanick


Denver, Colorado

Phone: 303.299.8373

Fax: 303.298.0940


  • Juris Doctor, University of Minnesota Law School, 2011
    • magna cum laude
    • Order of the Coif
    • Articles Submission Editor, Minnesota Law Review
  • Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and History, Boston University, 2007
    • summa cum laude
    • Phi Beta Kappa

Cory Kalanick is a member in the Public Finance department. Cory represents local governments, special districts and other political subdivisions, as well as underwriters and lenders, in public finance transactions, election law, constitutional law, and economic development matters in Colorado and around the Rocky Mountain West.


  • Has worked on the financing or refinancing of schools, public transportation systems, housing projects, water and wastewater facilities, hospitals, community and cultural centers and public safety amenities.
  • Handles matters for clients including drafting ballot language and works with local governments through the bond issuing process.
  • Provides legal advice regarding applicable federal and state securities and tax laws in connection with the issuance and refinancing of public debt.
  • Experience in corporate finance, private equity placements, and corporate governance.

Publications & Presentations






  • State of the State: Private Activity Bonds
    Housing Colorado’s Annual Conference | October 9, 2019
  • Introduction to Multifamily Housing
    Panel, National Association of Bond Lawyers | 2018-2019
  • The Colorado Bond Market: Tax-Exempt Bonds
    Panel, Colorado CDFA Financing Roundtable | May 18, 2016
  • Current Developments in Municipal Finance
    Panel, Rubin Brown Public Sector Seminar | February 5, 2016
  • It’s A Trap! How to Navigate the World of Opinion Letters
    Colorado Municipal League’s 2013 Annual Seminar on Municipal Law | October 11, 2013

Professional Activities

  • Denver Bar Association
  • Colorado Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • National Association of Bond Lawyers
  • Colorado Lawyers Committee Election Task Force
  • Legal Aid Foundation Associates Advisory Board
  • Officer, Denver Young Democrats
  • Mentor, East High School A+ Angels Program
  • Board Member, Downtown Denver Expeditionary School
  • Former Member, Infrastructure for Cities and States Working Group, Clinton Global Initiative America
  • Associate Coordinator, Sherman & Howard


  • Law Week Colorado, “Up and Coming Lawyer,” Colorado (2016)