Theodore Z. Gelt, JD'75

Thompson G. Marsh Award - 2014

Gelt is an adjunct professor at Denver Law and has taught in the Graduate Tax Program for nearly 40 years. He also provides innovative guidance in taxation for both individuals and corporate entities at BakerHostetler in Denver. Gelt advises large individual clients with respect to estate/family planning, tax controversy and criminal tax matters. He advises corporate entities in transactional tax matters and provides counsel and expert testimony for the defense of tax and estate planning. Gelt is listed in The Best Lawyers in America, The National Registry of Who's Who, and, locally, has received 5280 Magazines and ColoradoBiz Magazine's 2010 Wealth Manager Five Star Rating. Best Lawyers also named him Denver "Lawyer of the Year" in Litigation and Controversy  Tax in 2013. Gelt is President of the Board of Yeshiva Toras Chaim and has been involved in numerous other charities over the years.