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Five Partners Named as Best Lawyers® for 2019, Two Selected as Lawyers of the Year

Best Lawyers® 2019

We are excited to share that the following attorneys were recently selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America®:

  • Polly Jessen for Construction Law.
  • Steve Kaplan for Land Use & Zoning Law.
  • Lori Potter for Litigation - Environmental Law.
  • John Putnam for Administrative / Regulatory Law.
  • Sarah Rockwell for Land Use & Zoning Law.

Additionally, Steve Kaplan (Land Use and Zoning Law) and John Putnam (Administrative / Regulatory Law) were both selected as Denver "Lawyers of the Year" in their respective practice industries.  This is the second time that Steve and John have been recognized as "Lawyer of the Year" in these practice areas.

Best Lawyers® designates “Lawyers of the Year” in high-profile legal specialties in large legal communities. Only a single lawyer in each specialty within each metropolitan area is honored as the “Lawyer of the Year.”  Best Lawyers® compiles its lists of outstanding attorneys by conducting peer-review surveys in which thousands of lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers.  Further information is available at