Dawn Leporati Leget


Denver, Colorado

Phone: 303.299.8238

Fax: 303.298.0940


Areas Of Emphasis


  • Juris Doctor, William & Mary Law School, 1995
    • William & Mary Law Review
  • Bachelor of Arts in Foreign Affairs, University of Virginia, 1990

Dawn Leget counsels clients in the areas of securities regulation and compliance, general commercial litigation, and business torts & corporate governance disputes, among others. Prior to rejoining Sherman and Howard in 2015, Dawn was an Enforcement Attorney with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). She also served as a judicial clerk on the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit.


  • Successfully represented business entities, shareholders, members, and partners in pursuing securities and class action lawsuits in state and federal court.
  • Successfully represented corporate clients in various business disputes, including breach of contract, business torts, insurance coverage, and corporate governance issues.
  • Regularly advises corporate clients in connection with SEC rules and regulations, including regulatory compliance and SEC enforcement investigations.