72 Sherman & Howard Attorneys Named 2020 Best Lawyers

Three attorneys named “Lawyer of the Year”

DENVER, Colo. (Aug. 15, 2019) — Best Lawyers® has named 72 Sherman & Howard attorneys in its 2020 edition. Stuart Lark (Nonprofit and Charities Law), Steven Miller (Mergers and Acquisitions Law), and Stanley Raine (Public Finance Law) have been named “Lawyer of the Year,” commending their exemplary work within their respective practices and regions. Only one attorney is recognized as the “Lawyer of the Year” for each specialty and location.

Best Lawyers® is a peer review guide to the legal profession. Attorneys who make the list are recognized by their peers for their notable work within their industries. More than 7.8 million nominations were received for the 2020 edition.

The following Sherman & Howard attorneys are included in the 2020 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©:

“Lawyer of the Year”

  • Stuart Lark — Nonprofit and Charities Law
  • Steven Miller — Mergers and Acquisitions Law
  • Stanley Raine — Public Finance Law

Albuquerque

  • Jill Sweeney — Public Finance Law

Colorado Springs

  • Richard Bednarski — Criminal Defense: General Practice
  • Raymond Deeny — Employment Law: Management / Labor Law: Management
  • Stephen Hess — Construction Law / Litigation: Construction
  • Stuart Lark — Nonprofit and Charities Law
  • Scott Mikulecky — Construction Law
  • Milton “Skip” Smith — Construction Law / Litigation: Construction
  • John Wylie — Nonprofit and Charities Law

Denver

  • Rebecca Alexander — Family Law
  • John Birkeland — Tax Law
  • Stephen Brett — Corporate Law
  • Jessica Broderick — Trusts and Estates
  • Joseph Bronesky — Commercial Litigation
  • Robert Brown — Real Estate Law
  • Douglas Cain — Litigation and Controversy: Tax / Tax Law / Trusts and Estates
  • Peter Cal — Litigation: Bankruptcy
  • Karen Chapman — Corporate Law / Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law / Mergers and Acquisitions Law / Securitization and Structured Finance Law
  • Michael Cook — Litigation: Construction
  • Gregory Densen — Litigation: Trusts and Estates / Trusts and Estates
  • Michael Dubetz — Nonprofit and Charities Law / Tax Law
  • Ronald Eddy — Litigation: Environmental
  • Rebecca Fischer — Real Estate Law
  • Jordan Fox — Family Law
  • Matthew Hogan — Public Finance Law
  • Garth Jensen — Corporate Governance Law / Mergers and Acquisitions Law / Securities and Capital Markets Law / Securities Regulations
  • Eric Johnson — Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Kurt Kaufmann — Public Finance Law
  • Emily Keimig — Litigation: Labor and Employment
  • Jeffrey Kesselman — Corporate Law
  • Peggy Knight — Corporate Law / Mergers and Acquisitions Law
  • Peter Koclanes — Commercial Litigation / Litigation: Intellectual Property
  • Christopher Koenigs — Commercial Litigation
  • David Lucas — Public Finance Law
  • Patrick Miller — Employment Law: Management
  • Steven Miller — Corporate Law / Mergers and Acquisitions Law
  • Christopher Mosley — Commercial Litigation / Insurance Law
  • Bruce Muir — Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law / Health Care Law
  • Gordon “Skip” Netzorg — Arbitration / Bet-the-Company Litigation / Commercial Litigation / Litigation: Banking and Finance / Litigation: Real Estate / Litigation: Securities / Mediation
  • Charles Newcom — Employment Law: Management / Litigation: Labor and Employment
  • Kathleen Odle — Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Theodore Olsen — Employment Law: Management / Labor Law: Management
  • Scott Pullara — Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law / Mergers and Acquisitions Law
  • Stanley Raine — Public Finance Law
  • Greg Ramos — Corporate Law
  • Kelly Robinson — Family Law
  • Michael Sanchez — Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • James Sawtelle — Commercial Litigation / Litigation: Intellectual Property
  • Parker Schenken — Corporate Law / Project Finance Law / Real Estate Law
  • Patrick Scully — Employment Law: Management / Labor Law: Management
  • Stefan Stein — Commercial Litigation
  • Kirsten Stewart — Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Jerome Sturhahn — Litigation: Insurance
  • Bridget Sullivan — Tax Law / Trusts and Estates
  • Richard Tegtmeier — Criminal Defense: General Practice / Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Katherine Varholak — Insurance Law / Litigation: Insurance / Litigation: Trusts and Estates
  • Diana Wendel — Real Estate Law
  • Peter Whitmore — Public Finance Law
  • Charlotte Wiessner — Commercial Litigation / Construction Law / Insurance Law / Litigation: Construction
  • Mark Williams — Arbitration / Banking and Finance Law / Communications Law / Litigation: Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy) — Technology Law
  • David Wilson — Arbitration
  • Brooke Yates — Insurance Law
  • Robert Youle — Bet-the-Company Litigation / Commercial Litigation / Litigation: Antitrust

Phoenix

  • Joseph Chandler — Real Estate Law
  • John Doran — Litigation: Labor and Employment / Qui Tam Law
  • Robert Hackett — Commercial Litigation / Litigation: Antitrust / Litigation: Real Estate / Litigation: Securities
  • Thomas Morgan — Litigation: Securities / Mergers and Acquisitions Law
  • David Weatherwax —  Commercial Litigation

Reno

  • Jennifer Stern — Public Finance Law
  • John Swendseid — Public Finance Law

Scottsdale

  • Janet Betts — Corporate Law / Real Estate Law
  • Hope Leibsohn — Trusts and Estates
  • Robyn Stowell — Real Estate Law