FIVE MESSNER & REEVES ATTORNEYS RECOGNIZED BY SUPER LAWYERS!
It is with great pride that we congratulate all of our attorneys who have achieved recognition as Super Lawyers and Rising Stars from their industry peers this year. The fact that attorneys at our firm are receiving this honor year after year is a solid reminder that we are home to one of the best law teams in the city.
Please join us in congratulating our2013 honorees:
Thanks for making us all very proud!
MESSNER & REEVES WELCOMES TWO NEW ATTORNEYS
Messner & Reeves proudly welcomes Caleb Meyer and Maclain Joyce to the Firm. Mr. Meyer joins the Litigation Practice Group as Of Counsel after several years practicing at John R. Rodman & Associates. Mr. Joyce joins the Corporate Practice Group after working at Vail Resorts.
NEW FORM I-9
Does your business have any employees?
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services has issued a new Form 1-9
Please be aware that U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services has issued a new Form I-9. Employers must begin using the new Form I-9 no later than May 8, 2013. Key revisions include:
- Adding data fields, including the employee's foreign passport information (if applicable) and telephone and e-mail address.
- Improving the Form's instructions.
- Revising the Form's layout and expanding the Form from one to two pages (not including instructions and the List of Acceptable Documents).
A copy of the new Form I-9 can be found here: http://www.uscis.gov/files/form/i-9.pdf.
If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact one of our labor and employment attorneys.
BRUCE MONTOYA- COLORADO BAR ASSOCIATION PRESENTER
Congratulations to Bruce A. Montoya for being chosen to present at the Colorado Bar Association's Medical Malpractice Cases- Practical Advice and Winning Strategies program. Bruce and other distinguished trial attorneys shared their experience, expertise, proven trial tactics and winning strategies.
Screening & Evaluating the Case
Preparing & Defending the Plaintiff's Case
Depositions of Plaintiffs & Defendants
Jury Selection Tips
Demonstrative Evidence-Trial Tips and Traps
To learn more about the program or to order a copy of the video, visit: http://bit.ly/YDXGwp or call (303) 860-0608.
MESSNER & REEVES NAMES NEW EQUITY PARTNER AND PROMOTES FIVE MORE
Messner & Reeves is proud to announce that Robert B. Hinckley, Jr. has become an equity partner at the firm. Mr. Hinckley now joins founder Bryant S. "Corky" Messner, John Shunk, David Reeves and Bruce Montoya as owners of the firm. In addition, Valerie D. Bromley, Clayton W. Barnett, Michelle L. Harden, Tanya E. Milligan and Travis S. Uhlenhopp have been named partners.
Founder, Bryant S.” Corky” Messner commented, “Messner & Reeves has very high standards to becoming partner. Partners are expected to be great lawyers, team players and leaders. Also, a lawyer that has become partner has gained the confidence of clients by building a practice. I’m very proud of the hard work they have put into building their own practices and the leadership they provide. Each has made significant contributions to the firm, our clients and the community.”
MESSNER & REEVES WELCOMES TWO NEW ASSOCIATES
Messner & Reeves proudly welcomes Matthew Sullivan and Jacqueline Guesno to the Firm. Mr. Sullivan joins the Real Estate Practice Group after serving as Corporate Counsel for Red Robin International, Inc. Ms. Guesno joins the Litigation Practice Group after several years as a Public Defender for Arapahoe County.
COLORADO GIVES DAY
Give where you live (or work)! Messner & Reeves is proud to be a sponsor of Colorado Gives Day, an amazing program that increases philanthropy in Colorado through online giving. For 24 hours, people will have an opportunity to give where they live. How can you give? It's as easy as enjoying a happy hour drink!
Join us on Tuesday, December 4th from 4:30pm-6pm at the Wynkoop Brewing Company. This is a great way to network with other community members and donate to a wonderful cause.
To learn more about Colorado Gives Day and the Cottonwood Institute visit: http://www.cottonwoodinstitute.org/cogivesday/
MESSNER & REEVES WELCOMES TWO NEW ASSOCIATES
Messner & Reeves welcomes Shane Griffin and Michael Toll to the team. Shane is an associate in the Corporate, Real Estate and Intellectual Property Practice Groups and Michael is an associate with the Litigation Practice Group. Learn more about Shane and Michael- http://bit.ly/PHpFvN
MESSNER & REEVES WELCOMES MARSHALL A. CUSTER
Messner & Reeves welcomes Marshall A. Custer to the Firm’s Corporate and Intellectual Property practice groups.
Marshall comes to the firm with experience working closely with early and growth stage high-tech startups and assist clients with entity formation, debt and equity financings and other corporate transactions. Additionally, he will advise clients on intellectual property management and strategic business planning. Read more about Marshall- http://bit.ly/lawweekmarshallcuster .
Messner & Reeves Softball Team Wins Championship!
Congratulations to the Messner & Reeves Softball Team for winning the Barnum Park League Championship!