Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) July 30, 2012
Holland & Hart LLP is pleased to announce three of its attorneys have been named to the first edition of Benchmark Litigation’s Top 250 Women in Litigation, a selection of leading female litigators from across the U.S. The women profiled were selected from each state’s individually-ranked local litigation stars in the most recent edition of the peer-reviewed parent publication Benchmark Litigation.
Lois Baar is the only attorney in Utah to be profiled in Top 250 Women in Litigation. Ms. Baar’s expertise in labor and employment helps her successfully defend employment lawsuits, provide workforce training, and advise employers on human resource and employment law issues. She is a Fellow of the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers and is based in the firm’s Salt Lake City office.
A strategic leader in construction law and large construction projects, Melissa Beutler counsels her clients on nearly every aspect of the construction process from creation of transaction documents to resolution of project claims. Ms. Beutler works on large construction projects, from hospitality projects to representing large civil owners. A Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) accredited professional, Ms. Beutler is one of only four attorneys profiled in Nevada. She regularly writes and speaks on contract drafting and construction industry form issues before national construction trade groups. She is based in the firm’s Las Vegas office.
Trial Practice Chair Jane Michaels is one of only two Colorado attorneys profiled. Ms. Michaels helps her clients protect and defend their intellectual property and business enterprises in courtrooms and arbitration proceedings around the country. With decades of experience as a trial lawyer, Ms. Michaels has won numerous complex jury trials and bench trials in business disputes, including patent, trademark, trade secrets and technology cases. She is based in the firm’s Denver office.
A complete version of Top 250 Women in Litigation is available online in PDF format at http://www.benchmarklitigation.com.
About Holland & Hart
With its firm-wide resources, local presence and coordinated efforts, Holland & Hart LLP delivers integrated legal solutions to regional, national and international clients of all sizes.
Since its inception in 1947, Holland & Hart’s more than 400 lawyers have consistently been recognized by leading national and international peer and industry review organizations for innovation and dedication to the practice of law.
Recently, Holland & Hart was recognized among the top 20 firms in the nation by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® based on total number of first-tier metropolitan rankings for 2011-12.
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