Colorado Real Estate Journal - Legal issues in mixed-use projects

In the past few decades, interest in sustainable development and the desire to live, work and play in close proximity have resulted in an increased number of mixed-use developments. Successful mixed-use developments are vibrant neighborhood centers that also address sustainability concerns by increasing population density, conserving land resources and facilitating public transit use. Read More »

Press Release - Trevor A. Crow Joins Otten Johnson

Denver, Colorado – Otten Johnson Robinson Neff + Ragonetti PC (Otten Johnson) is pleased to announce the addition of Trevor A. Crow as an associate. Trevor received his J.D. from the University of Denver’s Sturm College of Law in 2009 and an LL.M. in Tax in 2010. Trevor graduated with a B.S. in Business Administration from CU Boulder. He will focus his practice on business transaction and tax law. Read More »

Press Release - Amy Hansen Honored by the Downtown Denver Partnership

Denver, Colorado – Amy K. Hansen of Otten Johnson Robinson Neff + Ragonetti PC (Otten Johnson) has been honored as a Volunteer of the Year by the Downtown Denver Partnership (DDP). This award is presented to DDP members that have made significant contributions to the DDP’s programs and initiatives over the previous year. Amy is a member of the Denver Civic Ventures board of directors, chaired the Amendment 64 Implementation Task Force, in 2013, and assisted with the planning of the Rocky Mountain West Urban Leadership Symposium for the past two years. Read More »

Press Release: Tom Ragonetti Named Best Lawyers “Lawyer of the Year” and Eleven Otten Johnson Attorneys Recognized by Best Lawyers in America for 2015

Denver, CO – Attorneys with Otten Johnson have once again been recognized by U.S. News Best Lawyers, for 2015. Of special note, Otten Johnson attorney Thomas J. Ragonetti was recently selected as 2015 Read More »

Press Release - Otten Johnson Welcomes Kimberly A. O'Hagan

Denver, Colorado – Otten Johnson Robinson Neff + Ragonetti PC (Otten Johnson) is pleased to welcome Kimberly A. O'Hagan to the firm as an associate. Kim received her J.D. from the University of Arizona's James E. Rogers College of Law (2014); cum laude. She graduated summa cum laude with a B.A. in English from the University of Arizona. Kim will be joining the firm's Real Estate practice group. Read More »

Colorado Real Estate Journal - Mechnic's Lien Protection for Landlords

Colorado maintains a very strong mechanic’s lien statute designed to ensure that construction and design professionals receive the payments to which they are entitled. (See, Colo. Rev. Stat. §38-22-101, et. seq.) Generally, anyone who performs services or labor, or provides materials on a construction project, is entitled to a lien against the subject property to secure payment of the amounts to which he is contractually entitled. Read More »