Erich T. Kennedy

Biography

Erich is the office managing partner of our Denver office, leading the firm’s efforts to grow its practice and presence in the Mile High City and throughout the Front Range. With the deep resources of a multi-line firm and a growing contingent of lawyers in the Denver office, he sees the unique opportunity to deliver on the firm’s motto by helping existing and potential clients accomplish more.

He focuses his practice on finance and business matters. He represents both lenders and borrowers in a wide range of finance transactions, both taxable and tax-exempt. He also serves as bond counsel in conduit bond issuances. Transactions have touched on industries from oil and gas services and health care to museums and colleges. Erich also has broad practice experience assisting clients with day-to-day operational and business matters. He has assisted for-profit and nonprofit clients with incorporation and corporate governance, contracting and leasing matters, and acquisitions.

Whether assisting clients with finance or business matters, Erich embraces a practical approach that balances legal risk and efficiency with the client’s business or organizational objectives.

He is a recent graduate of Leadership Pikes Peak, an experience that sparked for him a broader appreciation for community leadership and involvement. Erich is involved with Peak Vista, the Colorado Nonprofit Association, and the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce.

Education

  • Emory University School of Law  (J.D., 2000)
  • Lee University  (1995)

Bar Admissions

  • Colorado
  • Tennessee
  • Georgia (inactive)

Affiliations/Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Colorado Bar Association
  • Denver Bar Association
  • National Association of Bond Lawyers
  • Leadership Pikes Peak (2014)
  • Peak Vista Foundation, Governance Committee
  • Colorado Springs Osteopathic Foundation, Finance and Accounting Committee