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Managing Partner Roundtable July 2021: Focus on a Post-COVID Workforce

Roundtable participants talked about how they plan to deal with the challenges posed in a post-COVID world.

Chambers USA

Chambers USA released its 2021 ranking of law firms and attorneys, recognizing Colorado attorneys and their firms operating internationally.
Barbara Mica.

Outstanding Legal Professionals: Barbara Mica

As chief operating officer at Brownstein, Barbara Mica oversees all administrative and operational functions of the 600-person firm.
Jamese Lemon.

Outstanding Legal Professionals: Jamese Lemon

Jamese Lemon of Griffiths Law is not only a star employee, she’s also a writer, single mother and important member of her firm’s most important cases.
Vanessa Sanchez

Outstanding Legal Professionals: Vanessa Sanchez

Vanessa Sanchez is hands-on, and her colleagues at Armstrong Teasdale agree her direct approach is one reason she's a standout professional.
Emily Vanstrom

Outstanding Legal Professionals: Emily Vanstrom

For Emily Vanstrom, a patent assistant at Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP, the firm’s inventor clients are priority one.
An EPA flag waves outside the EPA building.

WOTUS Odyssey, Part 2: Obama and Trump Take Different Paths, Biden Makes Third Effort

On June 7 regulatory agencies acknowledged a need to repeal NWPR to make improvements in the regulatory definition of WOTUS.
Gila River at Gila Box

WOTUS Odyssey, Part I: Supreme Court Creates Confusion Over Waters of the U.S. Reach

The EPA and Army Corps of Engineers will soon attempt again to clarify the reach of their regulatory power over U.S. waterways.
Illustrated judges in a circle

Diverse Biden Appeals Court Choices Reflect Varied Backgrounds, Professional Experiences

As President Joe Biden fills more than a dozen seats on federal appeals courts, his nominations show varied experience and diversity.

A Year of Changes in the Profession and on the Bench

In addition to issuing important opinions this year, the Colorado Supreme Court played a key role in critical areas of the legal profession.