Beecher, Bryce H. - Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck

In-House Legal Counsel, Sundyne, LLC
Division General Counsel, Centex Homes
Of Counsel, Ballard Spahr
Associate, Jacobs Chase Frick Kleinkopf & Kelley
Associate, Cahill Gordon & Reindel

With many years of broad industry experience, Bryce Beecher focuses his practice on the nuances of hospitality and planned community development. His breadth of experience gives him the ability to counsel his clients on matters from the ground up.

Bryce works with clients regarding acquisition, disposition, financing, management, franchising and development of hotels, resorts and other commercial real estate throughout the country, as well as the development, operation and management of residential and mixed-use master planned communities and condominium, condominium hotel and fractional interest projects. He has extensive experience working with the Colorado Common Interest Ownership Act (CCIOA) and recently prepared and counseled a client regarding formation and operational documents for a large planned community on Colorado’s Front Range.

He is experienced in development and operational matters, including development agreements, joint venture agreements, construction contracts, project registrations and sales related matters, and land use and entitlement issues.

Bryce draws on a wealth of resort development and hospitality experience in booming resort areas such as Snowmass, Summit County and Steamboat, Colorado. 

Previous Experience

In-House Legal Counsel, Sundyne, LLC
Division General Counsel, Centex Homes
Of Counsel, Ballard Spahr
Associate, Jacobs Chase Frick Kleinkopf & Kelley
Associate, Cahill Gordon & Reindel

Representative Matters
  • Counsel to the real estate developer advising on the transactional due diligence and entitlements for the development of Bighorn Crossing, a mixed-use, 140 unit residential and commercial project in Georgetown, Colorado, which will include townhouses and condominiums, a brew pub and a Microtel by Wyndham.

  • Represented Mill Creek Residential Trust in connection with the acquisition and development of several multi-family projects in Denver, Colorado. Properties are located in central Denver, RINO, LoHi, DU and Capitol Hill areas.

  • Counsel to Sterling Ranch, LLC, a Denver based real estate developer, in the structure of, and governing documents for, Sterling Ranch, a 3,400 acre master planned community in Douglas County, Colorado.

  • The firm is representing ZBlock Holdings LLC in negotiating the financing, the joint venture and the condominium and construction documents, as well as numerous management and property-related agreements, in the redevelopment of an entire city block in lower downtown Denver known as Dairy Block. The project includes Dairy Block, a 6 story, mixed use project with 260,000 square feet of office space, ground floor retail and 170 hotel rooms. The deal required two separate financing/lending deals.

  • Represented the developer in connection with the creation of a residential planned community in Douglas, County, Colorado.

  • Represented the developer in connection with the creation of a mixed-use planned community in Loveland, Colorado.

  • Represented the developer in connection with the creation of a commercial planned community in Littleton, Colorado.

  • Represented the owner in connection with the creation of a mixed-use condominium in Denver, Colorado.

  • Represented a Denver-based real estate investment company in the acquisition of 216,000 square feet office building in Austin, Texas and in the negotiation of a lease to a single tenant.

  • Represented the developer of the Snowmass Village base area in connection with the development of a hotel condominium, luxury residential condominium and subterranean parking garage condominium.

  • Represented developers in connection with development of two hotel condominiums at Mountain Village ski resort.

  • Represented a developer in connection with the redevelopment of two existing condominium projects in Steamboat, Colorado.

  • Represented a developer in connection with a condominium conversion at Steamboat ski resort.

  • Represented the resort division of a major homebuilder in connection with the development of a mixed-use planned community and a residential condominium project in Las Vegas, Nevada.

  • Represented the developer of the Copper Mountain ski resort in connection with its real estate development projects, including a large master-planned community, seven residential, commercial and mixed-use condominium projects, a fractional interest project and residential lot subdivision.

  • Represented a Colorado development company in connection with development and operation of 330-lot golf-course community in Silverthorne, Colorado.

News & Events
Publications & Presentations
Education
  • J.D., 1995, New York University School of Law
  • B.S., 1992, with honors, Montana State University
Admissions
  • Colorado
  • New York
Membership

Colorado Bar Association

Denver Bar Association

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