April 11, 2008
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. is pleased to announce that Stephen A. Hess has joined the Firm's Colorado Springs branch as a Member in the Construction Practice Group. In his more than twenty years of practice, Mr. Hess has established a national reputation in construction law. He is the author of several treatises on Colorado law and litigation, has both served as an editor of national construction law treatises and contributed to several treatises as an author, and regularly publishes law review articles in national construction law journals. He presently serves as Associate Editor of the ABA Forum on Construction Industry's Construction Lawyer, and is the Editor of West's Construction Briefings. Mr. Hess is also an active speaker, having presented numerous seminars both locally and nationally. He created and teaches a Construction Law Seminar at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law.
"I am delighted to be associated with Sherman & Howard, which has the deepest and strongest construction practice in the Rocky Mountains," said Hess. "The Firm understands the business of construction, and is a perfect fit for my national construction law activities, as we offer clients the most complete, educated, and professional legal counsel available to protect their interests."
Prior to joining Sherman & Howard in 2008, Mr. Hess was a Shareholder of a leading law firm in Colorado Springs. He earned his Juris Doctor from the University of Colorado School of Law, his Master of Arts in Philosophy with an emphasis on Mathematical Logic from Rice University, and his B.A. in Philosophy from Franklin and Marshall College.
Sherman & Howard's Construction Practice Group is the largest in the Rocky Mountain region. Its attorneys represent all participants in the construction process, from owners and developers to contractors, subcontractors and related professionals, in all manners of transactional and corporate matters affecting their businesses.
Sherman & Howard L.L.C., established in 1892, assists its clients in most aspects of law affecting businesses and public institutions. The Firm's more than 160 lawyers serve a broad range of clients, including individuals, privately held businesses, multi-national corporations and government entities, and also provide counsel to in-house legal departments and to other law firms. Sherman & Howard has offices in Denver, Colorado Springs, Steamboat Springs and Vail, Colorado; Phoenix, Arizona; and Reno and Las Vegas, Nevada.