Professional Bio

Education
  • J.D., University of Colorado Law School 
  • B.A., Creighton University (summa cum laude) 
Professional and Academic Experience
  • Adjunct Professor 2011-2013, University of Denver
  • Associate 2002-2010, Arnold & Porter LLP - Practiced in the areas of mass tort litigation, environmental law, and commercial litigation
  • Clerk 2001-2002, Justice Nancy Rice, Colorado Supreme Court
  • Admissions Counselor 1994-1998, Regis University
Professional Memberships
  • Academy of Legal Studies in Business
  • Colorado Bar Association

Research & Scholarship

Scholarly Interests
  • Justice and ethics
  • Tort law
  • Business law and policy
  • Environmental law
  • Pedagogy
Scholarly Papers
  • The United National Global Compact and the Continuing Debate about the Effectiveness of Corporate Voluntary Codes of Conduct, Colorado Journal of International Environmental Law and Policy (2000).
  • The Keystone XL Pipeline Project: An Interactive Law, Policy, and Ethics Exercise, Journal of Jesuit Business Education, Vol. 8, No. 1, Summer 2017
Presentations
  • Analyzing the NFL Concussion Litigation and Class Action Settlement: Using the Litigation as a Teaching Tool to Explore Business and Sports Culture, Tort Law, Policy, and Ethics in the Business Classroom, National Academy of Legal Studies in Business Conference, August 2015.
  • The Keystone XL Pipeline Project: An Interactive Law, Policy, and Ethics Exercise, Colleagues in Jesuit Business Education, Syracuse, New York, July 2016.
  • Using the NFL Concussion Litigation as a Teaching Tool: Lessons Learned,” National Academy of Legal Studies in Business Conference, August 2017

Awards & Recognition

  • Alpha Sign Nu National Jesuit Honor Society
  • Ratio Award, Philosophy, Creighton University