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April 23, 2020

Holland & Hart Attorneys and Practices Ranked in 2020 Chambers USA

Rankings Include 80 Attorneys and 36 Practice Areas

Holland & Hart LLP announced today that Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, an annual guide identifying top attorneys and law firms in the U.S., ranked 80 Holland & Hart attorneys and 36 of the firm's Chambers-defined practice areas, by market, in its 2020 edition, reinforcing the firm’s leading presence in our eight-state footprint and in Washington, D.C.

The firm’s Environment practice was ranked nationally for the eleventh consecutive year, and for the third year in a row, the firm is nationally recognized in International Trade: Export Controls & Economic Sanctions. The firm also had 16 practice areas ranked in Band 1. This is the first year Chambers USA included results for the Tax practice area in Colorado. Holland & Hart ranked Band 1 and seven of the firm’s tax attorneys were also ranked. Two attorneys also continue to be ranked nationally: Steven Pelak in International Trade: Export Controls & Economic Sanctions and Thomas Sansonetti in Native American Law.

London-based Chambers & Partners publishes directories that assess and rank the world’s leading lawyers. Chambers USA rankings are the result of in-depth interviews with clients and other leading law firm lawyers as well as assessing recent matters completed. The qualities on which rankings are assessed include technical legal ability, client service, commercial vision and business understanding, diligence, value for money, and depth of team.

2020 Individual Rankings:

Full Name Practice Location
Bryce Alstead Environment Nevada
Andrea Anderson Intellectual Property Colorado
Christopher Balch Corporate/M&A Colorado
James L Barnett Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation Utah
Carl Barton Real Estate Utah
Fritz R Battcher Corporate/Commercial Nevada
Mike Beaver Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation Colorado
Adrienne Bell Real Estate Utah
Blaine Benard Litigation: General Commercial Utah
Bryan Benard Labor & Employment Utah
Dean Bennett Labor & Employment Idaho
Bradford Berge Litigation: General Commercial New Mexico
Sara Berry Litigation: General Commercial Idaho
Kevin Bridston Construction Colorado
David K Broadbent Real Estate Utah
Gian Brown Corporate/Commercial Nevada
Teresa Buffington Corporate/M&A
Real Estate
Bradley Cave Labor & Employment Wyoming
Adam Cohen Tax Colorado
William F Colgin Jr Litigation: General Commercial
Litigation: General Commercial
Timothy Crisp Corporate/Commercial New Mexico
Patrick Day Litigation: General Commercial Wyoming
Rebecca W Dow Real Estate Colorado
Michael Drapkin Intellectual Property Colorado
Elizabeth Dunning Labor & Employment Utah
Walter Eggers Litigation: General Commercial Wyoming
Robert A Faucher Bankruptcy/Restructuring Idaho
Michael Feldewert Environment, Natural Resources & Regulated Industries New Mexico
Murray Feldman Natural Resources & Environment Idaho
Paula Fleck Labor & Employment
Litigation: General Commercial
Douglas Flowers Real Estate Nevada
David A Garcia Corporate/Commercial Nevada
Gregory E Goldberg Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations Colorado
Laura Granier Environment Nevada
Kyle Gray Natural Resources & Environment Montana
Chris Groll Corporate/M&A Colorado
Steve Gutierrez Labor & Employment Colorado
George M Haley Litigation: General Commercial Utah
Gabriel Hamilton Corporate/Commercial Idaho
James E Hartley Litigation: General Commercial Colorado
Scott Havlick Intellectual Property Colorado
Charles Hingle Corporate/M&A Montana
Christopher R Hogle Litigation: General Commercial Utah
Loren Hulse Intellectual Property Utah
Arthur Hundhausen Tax Colorado
John Husband Labor & Employment Colorado
Alison Johnson Corporate/Commercial Idaho
Jon Katchen Environment, Natural Resources & Regulated Industries Alaska
Greg Lindley Corporate/M&A Utah
John Maxfield Tax Colorado
William W Mercer Natural Resources & Environment Montana
W Scott Mitchell Natural Resources & Environment Montana
Brian Mumaugh Labor & Employment Colorado
Kevin R Murray Environment, Natural Resources & Regulated Industries Utah
William G Myers III Natural Resources & Environment Idaho
Elizabeth A Nedrow Labor & Employment Montana
Hugh J O'Halloran Real Estate Wyoming
Kyle Parker Environment, Natural Resources & Regulated Industries Alaska
J Stephen Peek Litigation: General Commercial Nevada
Steven W Pelak International Trade: Export Controls & Economic Sanctions USA - Nationwide
Peter J Perla Tax Colorado
Marc Porter Corporate/M&A Utah
Sarah Ritchey Haradon Tax Colorado
Claire Rosston Corporate/Commercial Idaho
Thomas L Sansonetti Native American Law USA - Nationwide
Emily Schilling Environment, Natural Resources & Regulated Industries Utah
Lucy Schlauch Stark Corporate/M&A
Natural Resources & Energy
Frederick Schmidt Environment Nevada
Richard Schwartz Environment District of Columbia
Elizabeth Sharrer Real Estate Colorado
Nicole Snyder Corporate/Commercial Idaho
Newal Squyres Litigation: General Commercial Idaho
Beat Steiner Real Estate: Hotels & Leisure Colorado
Erik Stidham Litigation: General Commercial Idaho
Joe Teig Litigation: General Commercial Wyoming
Christopher Toll Litigation: General Commercial Colorado
Shawn Welch Environment, Natural Resources & Regulated Industries Utah
Mark Wiletsky Labor & Employment Colorado
Jody Williams Environment, Natural Resources & Regulated Industries Utah
John Wilson Tax Colorado

2020 Band 1 Firm Rankings:

Location Practice
Colorado Construction
Colorado Labor & Employment
Colorado Tax
Idaho Corporate/Commercial
Idaho Litigation: General Commercial
Idaho Natural Resources & Environment
Montana Natural Resources & Environment
Nevada Corporate/Commercial
Nevada Environment
Utah Environment, Natural Resources & Regulated Industries
Utah Labor & Employment
Utah Litigation: General Commercial
Wyoming Corporate/M&A
Wyoming Labor & Employment
Wyoming Litigation: General Commercial
Wyoming Real Estate

The Firm is also Ranked in:

Location Practice
Alaska Environment, Natural Resources & Regulated Industries
Colorado Corporate/M&A
Colorado Intellectual Property
Colorado Litigation: General Commercial
Colorado Environment
Colorado Real Estate
Idaho Bankruptcy/Restructuring
Idaho Labor & Employment
Idaho Real Estate
Montana Corporate/M&A
Montana Labor & Employment
Nevada Litigation: General Commercial
Nevada Real Estate
New Mexico Environment, Natural Resources & Regulated Industries
New Mexico Litigation: General Commercial
Utah Corporate/M&A
Utah Intellectual Property
Utah Real Estate
USA/Nationwide Environment
USA/Nationwide International Trade: Export Controls & Economic Sanctions

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