Christina Nida, a Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck shareholder, was recently named to Denver Film Society’s board of directors. Eric M. Vinton, an associate with the firm, was named to the newly formed Sports for A Cause, Inc.
University of Denver Sturm College of Law Dean José Roberto (Beto) Juárez announced he will step down as dean effective July 1 to dedicate more time to scholarship and teaching. Juárez has been DU’s law dean since 2006. He plans to spend the 2009–2010 academic year engaged in research and travel before returning to the Sturm College of Law in the fall of 2010 as a member of the faculty.
Berenbaum, Weinshienk & Eason announced that Stacia Bank Delaney joined the firm as special counsel.
Mary Jane Truesdell Cox, Mary C. Baker and Laura L. Page are happy to announce the following: Cox & Baker changed its name to Cox, Baker & Page. Danielle L. Moore joined the
Lynn Hsu joined Dorsey & Whitney as an associate in the firm’s patent group. She practices in the areas of patent preparation and prosecution, and patent opinions.
Gifford Stevens is pleased to announce the addition of Amanda L. Tobey as an associate with the firm.
Mastin Law Firm announced that Susan G. Barnes joined the firm as special counsel, practicing in the area of civil litigation, tort defense, commercial construction and employment law.
Dan Murphy and Mike Decker have formed their own law firm, Murphy & Decker. Also, Greg Lindsay joined the firm as an associate.
The law firm of Onsager, Staelin & Guyerson is pleased to announce that J. Brian Fletcher and Andrew D. Johnson joined the firm’s bankruptcy and litigation practices. David M. Rich also became a member of the firm.
Reilly Pozner is pleased to announce that Dru Nielsen, Kyle C. Velte and Michael A. Rollin were promoted to partners.
The Rietz Law Firm announced that Kimberly A. Viergever became a partner. Her practice will continue to focus on ski law, recreational law and general civil litigation.
Rumler, Tarbox & Lyden announced that David W. Krivit joined the firm as special counsel specializing in business, commercial and construction defect litigation.
Local real estate attorney James M. Mulligan joined the western regional law firm of Snell & Wilmer.
Molsen Coors Brewing Co. added Sherri Heckel Kuhlmann as a deputy general counsel at its headquarters in Denver.
Gregory R. Giometti & Associates named Mark Honhart and Amanda Burke as associates.