Holland & Hart Adds Four Associates

by Tony Flesor

Holland & Hart announced Thursday the firm added four new associates recently admitted to practice in Colorado.

In Denver, Katarina Harris joined the labor and employment team, Morgan Liphart joined the firm’s corporate team and A.J. Martinez joined the real estate development and finance team. Hannah Oakes joined the firm’s environmental and natural resources team in the firm’s Denver Tech Center office.

Harris assists clients with labor and employment matters some of which include wage and hour, employment discrimination claims, employment policies, termination, and compliance with federal statutes such as the Fair Labor Standards Act, the Family Medical Leave Act, and the Americans with Disabilities Act. She received a law degree from Pepperdine University School of Law and a bachelor’s degree from the University of Colorado.

Liphart helps clients through every stage of their business, from formation to exit, focusing on entity selection and formation, venture financing, corporate governance, and mergers and acquisitions. She received a law degree from the University of Colorado Law School and a bachelor’s degree from Bradley University.

Martinez’s experience includes research and creating documents such as closing, rezoning and re-platting checklists, as well as drafting covenants and easements for housing and commercial developments. He received a law degree from the University of Notre Dame Law School and a bachelor’s degree from Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles.

Oakes counsels clients through a variety of public utility regulatory matters in Colorado, Montana, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming. She received a law degree from the University of Colorado Law School and a bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Davis.