M.P.A., M.U.R.P., 2006, University of Colorado at Denver
J.D., 1993, University of Denver Sturm College of Law
B.A., 1987, University of New Mexico


U.S. District Court, District of Colorado
U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court


LEED Accredited Professional

Best Lawyers in America, 2013-2014

Top Women Lawyer, Law Week Colorado, 2011

Colorado Super Lawyers, 2006, 2007

Board of Governors, Colorado Bar Association, 1998-2000, 2003-2004, 2006-2008

Board of Trustees, First Vice President, Denver Bar Association, 2006-2007

Board of Trustees, Second Vice President, Denver Bar Association, 2003-2004

Editor, Colorado Lawyer, “Government and Administrative News” column, 1999-2006

Delegate to the ABA House of Delegates, Denver Bar Association, 1999-2005

Denver Bar Association Young Lawyer of the Year, 1999

Board of Directors, Legal Aid Foundation, 1995-1998


American Bar Association

American Planning Association

Colorado Bar Association

Colorado Bar Association Legislative Policy Committee, 1998-1999

Colorado Municipal League

Colorado Women's Bar Association

Denver Bar Association

International Council of Shopping Centers

National Association of Industrial and Office Properties

William E. Doyle Inns of Court, 1991-2009

Community Involvement

Board of Directors, Downtown Colorado, Inc.

City and County of Denver, Zoning Task Force, 2005-2010

Metro State Foundation Board Member, 2008-2010

Chair, DU Law School Alumni Council

Board Member, Florence Crittenton Services, 2009-present


Land Use
State & Local Legislation & Policy
Green Building

Representative Matters

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