Bruce P. Smith, previously dean and professor at the University of Illinois College of Law, will take over the top spot at the Sturm College of Law in July.
A California-based law firm has already racked up more than $3.5 million in legal fees and is asking the court to approve hourly rates north of $1,000 for some partners.
Richards Carrington believe years of prosecution experience will lead to more generous settlements.
A recently reopened ski area west of Evergreen has filed for bankruptcy to stave off a creditor’s push toward foreclosure.
A pair of criminal defense attorneys who were co-workers at a larger Denver firm have set up their own practice with a focus on pre-charge defense and various types of crimes.
Former Colorado Gov. Bill Owens has signed on with an international law firm to advise companies on large-scale projects that require government oversight, an extension of his work as governor in transportation and infrastructure.
After the city of Golden demanded more than $5 million in back taxes and a penalty fee, the tech giant is taking the decade-long dispute to court.
Several former clients are pushing for a Chapter 7 bankruptcy of a Centennial accounting firm, while others weigh civil suits, over claims that the company’s founder was pocketing millions meant for the IRS.
What started as a one-woman firm is now too big for its Greenwood Village current space and is hopping over to a larger office in Centennial.
Claiming a former employee copied the company name when he started his own firm, a plumbing business has filed a lawsuit in Denver court hoping to keep the competition from draining its business.