• Recipient 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award, Colorado Oil and Gas Association



  • Best Lawyers in America®, Energy Regulatory Law 


  • Denver Business Journal, Who's Who in Energy, 2012 – 2015


  • 5280 Magazine, Top Lawyer - Energy and Natural Resources Law, 2011-2015


  • Martindale-Hubbell, AV rated


  • ALM – Martindale-Hubbell, Top Rated Lawyer - Energy, Environmental, and Natural Resources, 2013 – 2015


  • Colorado Super Lawyers®, 2006-2014


  • Law Week Colorado, Best Oil & Gas Lawyer - Barrister's Best/People's Court, 2009


  •  Corporate Counsel Black Book, 2007


  • The Lawdragon 500, 2005


  • The Lawdragon 3000, 2006-2008

Professional Boards and Activities


  • Past chairman and current member of Advisory Board, Colorado Oil and Gas Association


  • Member, steering committee, Energy Epicenter Conference, Colorado Oil and Gas Association


  • Member, Advisory Board, Institute for Energy Law


  • Trustee, Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation


  • Member, Energy Innovation Initiative Advisory Board, University of Colorado Law School


  • Past chair, Mineral Law Section, Colorado Bar Association


  • Natural Resources Practitioner in Residence, University of Denver School of Law, 1996


 

 


Professional Recognition and Awards