Litigation, Trials and Appeals

For more than 125 years, Sherman & Howard’s commercial and corporate litigation and trial lawyers have made a name for themselves as result-oriented, client-focused attorneys handling difficult and complex business cases. Major corporations, small businesses, and individuals from Colorado, the Rocky Mountain region, and throughout the country come to Sherman & Howard with their serious business problems and litigation. The firm’s top-flight trial lawyers, and their tenacious attitude, creative legal strategies and commitment to clients, fuel its success.

Sherman & Howard’s trial attorneys constitute one of the largest litigation departments in the Rocky Mountain region. They have substantial experience representing clients in high-stakes, complex commercial litigation, including corporate, limited liability company, and partnership disputes, and securities fraud, fiduciary duty, business torts, class actions, contract, insurance recovery, intellectual property, unfair competition, construction, antitrust, oil and gas, mining, telecommunications, healthcare, and real estate matters.

In addition to their trial practice in state and federal courts, Sherman & Howard’s lawyers regularly represent clients in arbitration, administrative, and appellate proceedings. The firm also conducts corporate investigations and represents special litigation committees. We are dedicated to client satisfaction, and provide a full range of technical resources to address needs, achieve objectives, and solve problems.

Sherman & Howard’s lawyers take an active role in the legal community by teaching lawyers and writing articles on legal matters, playing leadership roles in bar associations, and writing key legislation. Positions they have held include, among others, president of the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, president of the Colorado Association of Corporate Counsel, Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, and Special Masters in court cases. Sherman & Howard’s lawyers devote hundreds of hours to community organizations.

Attorneys

1

Bryan A. Albue

Member

Phoenix, Arizona

Rebecca C. Alexander

Member

Denver, Colorado

Richard F. Bednarski

Member

Colorado Springs, Colorado

Joseph J. Bronesky

Member

Denver, Colorado

2

Peter A. Cal

Member

Denver, Colorado

Michael B. Carroll

Member

Denver, Colorado

Michael J. Cook

Member

Denver, Colorado

Joseph C. Daniels

Member

Denver, Colorado

3

John Alan Doran

Member

Scottsdale, Arizona

Phoenix, Arizona

Brian G. Eberle

Member

Denver, Colorado

Gregory W. Falls

Member

Phoenix, Arizona

Kellie Nelson Fetter

Member

Denver, Colorado

4

Elizabeth Ford

Associate

Denver, Colorado

Jordan M. Fox

Member

Denver, Colorado

David M. Frommell

Member

Denver, Colorado

Tamir I. Goldstein

Member

Denver, Colorado

5

Gary L. Greer

Member

Denver, Colorado

Jason B. Gumer

Associate

Denver, Colorado

Robert C. Hackett

Member

Phoenix, Arizona

Christian H. Hendrickson

Member

Denver, Colorado

6

Lindsay H.S. Hesketh

Associate

Phoenix, Arizona

Matthew A. Hesketh

Associate

Phoenix, Arizona

Stephen A. Hess

Member

Colorado Springs, Colorado

Denver, Colorado

Albuquerque, New Mexico

Christopher M. Jackson

Associate

Denver, Colorado

7

Eric E. Johnson

Member

Denver, Colorado

Ryan J. Klein

Member

Colorado Springs, Colorado

Peter G. Koclanes

Member

Denver, Colorado

Christopher J. Koenigs

Member

Denver, Colorado

8

B. Joseph Krabacher

Member

Aspen, Colorado

Dawn Leporati Leget

Member

Denver, Colorado

Adrian “Jay” Leonard IV

Associate

Denver, Colorado

Carla Martin

Associate

Denver, Colorado

9

Allison Tungate Mikulecky

Associate

Colorado Springs, Colorado

Scott J. Mikulecky

Member

Colorado Springs, Colorado

Denver, Colorado

John W. Mill

Member

Denver, Colorado

James R. Miller

Member

Denver, Colorado

10

Craig A. Morgan

Member

Phoenix, Arizona

Christopher R. Mosley

Member

Denver, Colorado

Brian M. Mueller

Member

Scottsdale, Arizona

Gordon W. Netzorg

Member

Denver, Colorado

11

Arthur W. Pederson

Member

Scottsdale, Arizona

Gabriel A. Peraza

Member

Phoenix, Arizona

Thomas M. Quigley

Member

Phoenix, Arizona

John M. Randolph

Member

Phoenix, Arizona

12

Melissa Kerin Reagan

Member

Denver, Colorado

William R. Reed

Associate

Denver, Colorado

Kelly K. Robinson

Member

Denver, Colorado

James G. Sawtelle

Member

Denver, Colorado

13

Ryan T. Shaffer

Associate

Denver, Colorado

Scott M. Shea

Associate

Denver, Colorado

Kenneth B. Siegel

Member

Denver, Colorado

Milton “Skip” Smith

Member

Colorado Springs, Colorado

14

Stefan D. Stein

Member

Denver, Colorado

Bryan Stillwagon

Member

Atlanta, Georgia

Jerome H. Sturhahn

Member

Denver, Colorado

Richard L. Tegtmeier

Member

Denver, Colorado

Colorado Springs, Colorado

15

Marte B. Timmers

Member

Denver, Colorado

Durward E. Timmons

Member

Colorado Springs, Colorado

Katherine Dawson Varholak

Member

Denver, Colorado

David A. Weatherwax

Member

Phoenix, Arizona

16

Nathan J. Whitney

Member

Colorado Springs, Colorado

Charlotte Wiessner

Member

Denver, Colorado

Aspen, Colorado

Mark W. Williams

Member

Denver, Colorado

David B. Wilson

Member

Denver, Colorado

17

Diane E. Wozniak

Member

Denver, Colorado

Michael W. Wright

Member

Scottsdale, Arizona

Brooke Yates

Member

Denver, Colorado

Robert E. Youle

Member

Denver, Colorado