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  • Education
    • J.D., University of Denver, 1990
    • B.A., College of William & Mary, 1983
  • Court Admissions
    • U.S. District Court, District of Colorado
    • U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit
Laura is committed to providing reliable, high-quality legal representation to strategically solve client problems and address their litigation needs. Clients rely on Laura to develop solutions and effective arguments with respect to their complex legal challenges. She has significant experience managing pretrial matters from inception to trial on a broad spectrum of cases at the state and federal level and involving:

• Litigation 

• Appeals

• Arbitration 

• Mediation 

• Administrative matters.
• Assisted with the defense of a company in the oilfield drilling industry in a wage and hour collective action that resulted in a settlement approved by the court.

• Assisted with the defense of a real estate investment company in a lawsuit involving allegations of sexual orientation discrimination that resulted in voluntary dismissal of the action by the plaintiff following discovery.

• Obtained summary judgment on behalf of an airline in multiple cases alleging discrimination.

• Drafted successful summary judgment brief on behalf of an international law firm in a case involving allegations of legal malpractice and breach of contract.

• Obtained dismissal of a property owner client from highly publicized civil cases prior to commencement of costly discovery.

• Represented investment banking firms in class action alleging violations of the Securities Act and Securities Exchange Act that resulted in dismissal of the case.

• Kerr et al. v. Hickenlooper, No. 12-1445 (10th Cir.). Co-authored amicus brief on behalf of Colorado Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics and Colorado Nonprofit Association in support of a lawsuit to overturn the Taxpayer Bill of Rights (“TABOR”).