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Golda Meir House Museum Appoints Fortis Law Partners’ Roxane Peyser as Inaugural Board Member

Board aims to promote educational programming, scholarships and community-wide female empowerment Denver (September 15, 2022)—Roxane Reyser, Partner at Fortis Law Partners, has been selected to serve as an inaugural board member for the new Golda Meir House Museum in Denver, Colo. The tiny Denver duplex housing the museum was once home to Israeli Prime Minister Golda Meir, the Western world’s first female head of state and one of the most

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Five Fortis Law Partners Attorneys Recognized in 2023 U.S. News – Best Lawyers in America© List

Inclusion in the trusted national guide indicates outstanding professional excellence DENVER (August 22, 2022)—Fortis Law Partners has been honored with the selection of five of the firm’s attorneys in the 2023 U.S. News – Best Lawyers in America® list, a recognition given only to the top 6% of practicing lawyers. For the third year in a row, Fortis Law Partners co-founders Julie Herzog and Christine Lamb were recognized as Best

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Roxane Peyser named Partner at Fortis Law Partners, adding entrepreneurial and legal breadth to burgeoning law firm

 Seasoned attorney and business owner adds strong expertise to Denver firm’s  corporate, M&A and cannabis law practice areas DENVER (July 26, 2022)—Leading Denver-based law firm Fortis Law Partners has added highly-experienced business owner and attorney Roxane Peyser as a partner in the firm’s growing practice. Peyser is a business and commercial transactions lawyer with 35 years of experience advising corporate clients at law firms and working as in-house counsel in

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Fortis Law Partners promotes Cara Thornton to Partner

DENVER (July 19, 2022)—Leading Denver-based law firm Fortis Law has named Cara Thornton an equity partner in its growing practice. Thornton’s promotion recognizes her years of commitment to top-notch client service and excellent work at the firm, particularly in complex commercial litigation, including intellectual property, business torts, cannabis law, real estate, and other business-related disputes. “I’m honored to receive this promotion, and I’ve so enjoyed the opportunities I’ve been able

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Top Five Legal Trends to Keep an Eye on in 2022

‘New normal’ creates challenges in employment law, CBD industry faces a reset,  M&A stays strong while construction industry grapples with labor shortages  DENVER, Colo. (Nov. 16, 2021) — Change is the only constant in the legal industry, and 2021 was no exception. The world has struggled to adjust to the myriad ways the pandemic has transformed society. As 2021 comes to a close, partners at Fortis Law Partners highlight the

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Fortis Law Partners Named to 2022 U.S. News & World Report – Best Law Firms List

DENVER (Nov. 5, 2021)–For the third year in a row, the annual U.S. News & World Report – “Best Law Firms” list has recognized Fortis Law Partners. Fortis was ranked in the 2022 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” list for professional excellence in Colorado in both Corporate Law and Employment Law – Management. Firms included in the 2022 “Best Law Firms” list have achieved persistently impressive ratings

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Fortis Law Partners Co-Founder Chris Lamb Becomes an American Arbitration Association Labor & Employment Arbitrator

Highly experienced employment law attorney now certified to arbitrate employment cases nationwide DENVER (Oct. 14, 2021)—Fortis Law Partners co-founder, Chris Lamb, has been certified as a labor & employment arbitrator by the American Arbitration Association® (AAA), the nation’s leading provider of alternative dispute resolution services.  Lamb leads the Denver-based law firm’s employment practice and has nearly three decades of experience representing a wide variety of companies ranging from start-up businesses

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Fortis Law Partners Attorneys to Present at Upcoming Business and Cannabis Industry Conferences

Partners at the Denver firm will share valuable insights about topics, including preparing for M&A, CBD marketing compliance and more DENVER (Sept. 22, 2021)─In-person conferences and events have returned, and Fortis Law Partners leaders Julie Herzog and Henry Baskerville will lend their expertise to members of the business and cannabis industries, offering counsel on various concerns and challenges. “Helping clients successfully plan and execute a merger or acquisition is one

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Four Fortis Law Partners Attorneys Named to U.S. News – The Best Lawyers in America© 2022 List

DENVER (August 19, 2021)–For the second year in a row, the annual U.S. News – Best Lawyers® has recognized Fortis Law Partners co-founders Julie Herzog and Christine Lamb as Best Lawyers® in their respective areas of expertise. Additionally, Senior Counsel Paige Justus and Associate Lenora Plimpton were named U.S. News – Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch®. Recognition by Best Lawyers is based exclusively on peer reviews gathered from leading lawyers

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