Forty-six Davis Graham & Stubbs LLP attorneys were named Best Lawyers® by publisher Woodward/White, Inc. in their annual guide recognizing legal excellence. The Best Lawyers in America© is based on a peer-review survey in which industry-leading attorneys comment on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas. The 2022 edition recognizes five percent of U.S. practicing attorneys and is derived from 10.8 million evaluations.
Two DGS attorneys also received Denver “Lawyer of the Year” recognition: Brett C. Painter (Employment Law – Management) and Laurence E. Nemirow* (Litigation and Controversy – Tax). Only one lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area is honored with this distinction.
In addition, the following 16 DGS attorneys were featured as “Ones to Watch” in the new guide: Brian A. Annes (Oil and Gas Law); Andrea M. Bronson (Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law; Natural Resources Law); Kyler K. Burgi (Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Commercial Litigation); Nathan James Goergen (Corporate Law); Jonathan M. Goldstein (Real Estate Law); James R. Henderson (Commercial Litigation); Aditi Kulkarni-Knight (Commercial Litigation); Will C. Marshall (Litigation – Environmental); Maria del Rosario Oxman (Real Estate Law); Alena Prokop (Mergers and Acquisitions Law); Mike Richardson (Commercial Litigation); Katie Roux (Energy Law); Bárbara M. Santisteban (Mergers and Acquisitions Law); Taylor M. Smith (Corporate Law); Emily L. Wasserman (Commercial Litigation; Intellectual Property Law); and David C. Weil (Tax Law).
The DGS attorneys named Best Lawyers® in the 2022 edition are:
*Larry Nemirow is a principal of Nemirow Law LLP and serves as special tax counsel to DGS.
Davis Graham & Stubbs LLP, one of the Rocky Mountain region’s preeminent law firms, serves clients nationally and internationally, with a strong focus on corporate finance and governance, mergers and acquisitions, natural resources, environmental law, real estate, and complex litigation. Our lawyers have extensive experience working with companies in the energy, mining, technology, hospitality, private equity, manufacturing, asset management, and aviation industries. As the exclusive member firm in Colorado for Lex Mundi, the world’s leading network of independent law firms, DGS has access to in-depth experience in 100+ countries worldwide.