Chambers USA Recognizes Otten Johnson

Press Release August 4th, 2008

Chambers USA has once again given Otten Johnson Robinson Neff + Ragonetti, PC, its top ranking in real estate in the State of Colorado. Otten Johnson is proud of having received the highest ranking in real estate every year since Chambers commenced its evaluation of Colorado firms in 2003. In Chambers' words, "this quality firm knows exactly what it's doing on every transaction." Chambers reports that Thomas Ragonetti is "the preeminent land use attorney in the marketplace," and that Frank Robinson is "second to none" in real estate transactions. Known for their abilities to grasp the big picture and the intricacies of every deal, Otten Johnson's real estate lawyers have unrivaled experience and expertise from which every client benefits. As noted in Chambers USA, John Sternberg is "an extremely talented attorney," and Thomas Macdonald has "recognized expertise in advising commercial lenders on foreclosures and workouts, and acts for local government and land use developers on constitutional litigation matters." Mike Westover, long-time managing director of the firm, "handles the gamut of transactional work, representing real estate lenders, developers and owners."

Lawyers in the firm receiving top honors are as follows:

Real Estate:

Frank L. Robinson (Band 1)

John D. Sternberg (Band 1)

Thomas J. Ragonetti (Band 1)

Michael Westover (Band 3)

Real Estate: Hotels & Leisure

Thomas J. Ragonetti (Band 1)

Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use

J. Thomas Macdonald (Band 1)

Thomas J. Ragonetti (Band 1)