Chris's legal practice focuses on complex commercial litigation at both the trial... more
Chris's legal practice focuses on complex commercial litigation at both the trial and appellate level. He also has experience with securities class action litigation. Prior to becoming a lawyer, Chris designed and developed financial software systems supporting the international trading and brokerage business for a well-known investment company. He is dedicated to providing his clients excellen... view profile
Karen has been a practicing attorney in Denver, Colorado for over twenty years,... more
Karen has been a practicing attorney in Denver, Colorado for over twenty years, enjoys trusted relationships with her clients and becomes an integral part of their team. The firm was formed out of Karen’s desire to serve her clients in a manner tailored to their individual needs and situations, an art not developed at many law firms. She understands that it is critical to understand each c... view profile
Steve Kelso's extensive jury trial experience enables him to strategically develop... more
Steve Kelso's extensive jury trial experience enables him to strategically develop pending matters with an eye toward effective trial presentation. Mr. Kelso's practice focuses on defending complex commercial disputes, particularly ones involving franchises. Mr. Kelso has successfully represented franchisors in various state and federal courts, before administrative agencies, and on appeal. He ... view profile
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