Best Lawyers® 2023 Recognizes 79 Sherman & Howard Attorneys

DENVER  (Aug. 18, 2022) — Sherman & Howard is proud to announce that 79 of its attorneys were recognized by the 2023 Best Lawyers®. A total of 61 attorneys were selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2023 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®, and 18 attorneys were selected for inclusion in the 2023 edition of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch.

Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best lawyers® lists are compiled based on exhaustive peer-review evaluation.

Sherman & Howard attorneys named as 2023 Best Lawyers® are as follows.


Colorado Springs


Phoenix, Arizona

  • John Doran – Appellate Practice / Employment Law: Management / Labor Law: Management / Litigation: Labor and Employment / Qui Tam Law
  • Robert Hackett – Commercial Litigation / Litigation: Antitrust / Litigation: Real Estate / Litigation: Securities
  • Azim Hameed – Real Estate Law / Litigation: Real Estate
  • Hope Leibsohn – Trusts and Estates
  • Thomas Morgan – Litigation: Securities / Mergers and Acquisitions Law
  • David Weatherwax – Commercial Litigation

Reno, Nevada

Sherman & Howard attorneys named as 2023 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch are as follows.


Phoenix, Ariz.

About Sherman & Howard

Sherman & Howard L.L.C. is a full service law firm with offices in Arizona, Colorado, Nevada, and New Mexico. Our attorneys provide high-quality legal and business solutions to a broad range of clients, including private, public, and government entities. We have extensive experience in aerospace and government contracting, infrastructure and construction, financial services, natural resources, telecommunications, technology, manufacturing, consumer products and retail, and nonprofit entities. For more information, visit