Education: The Colorado College (B.A. 1982), University of Michigan Law School (J.D. 1985).
Member: Denver and Colorado Bar Associations; Legislative Committee, Colorado Association of Homebuilders; Regional Advisory Board, Rocky Mountain Land Use Institute; Colorado Supreme Court Nominating Commission; Special District Association; Government Counsel Forum Committee; Law Committee, Colorado Board of Law Examiners; Board Member, Officer, and President, 1997, Colorado Hispanic Bar Association; named in Who’s Who in Law, Denver Business Journal, 1992.
Areas of Practice: Special Districts, Municipal Finance, Real Estate, Land Use, Land Development, Construction law and Municipal Law.
Special District Experience: Represents Firm special district clients in all matters including, but not limited to, advice with regard to bond issuances, revenue sharing arrangements, multi-district structures, cost recovery agreements, private/public partnerships, construction bidding and contracting, compliance with TABOR and other applicable laws, intergovernmental agreements, easements and right-of-way acquisition, agreements, and legislative matters.
Real Estate Experience: Due diligence on small and large (1,000+ acres) properties, negotiated and drafted vacant land contracts, negotiated rolling option agreements for lot purchases for developer clients, handle ongoing real estate matters for Firm’s special district clients.