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Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie Recognized by Chambers USA 2019

Honors & Recognitions

PHOENIX (April 25, 2019) – Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie announced 25 lawyers and 10 practice areas have been recognized by Chambers USA 2019, one of the most highly regarded annual rankings of law firms and lawyers.

Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie lawyers recognized in Chambers USA 2019 are:

USA – Nationwide

  • Karl Rutledge – Gaming & Licensing


  • Carla Consoli – Environment (including water rights)

  • Dale Danneman – Litigation: General Commercial

  • Scott DeWald – Corporate/M&A

  • Dan Goldfine – Litigation: General Commercial

  • Steve Hart – Native American Law

  • Robert McKirgan – Litigation: General Commercial

  • Randy Papetti – Litigation: General Commercial

  • Melanie Pate – Labor & Employment

  • Michael Phalen – Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use

  • Pilar Thomas – Native American Law

  • Andrew Schorr – Real Estate

  • Lewis Schorr – Real Estate

  • Mary Ellen Simonson – Labor & Employment

  • Heidi Short – Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use

  • Matt Sweger – Corporate/M&A

  • Kenneth Van Winkle, Jr. – Real Estate

  • John West – Healthcare


  • Frederick Baumann – Litigation: General Commercial and Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations

  • James Lyons – Litigation: General Commercial

  • Ben Ochoa – Real Estate: Construction


  • Howard Cole – Labor & Employment

  • Dan Waite – Litigation: General Commercial

New Mexico

  • Jeffrey Albright – Environment, Natural Resources & Regulated Industries

  • Dennis Jontz – Corporate/Commercial

Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie practice areas recognized by Chambers USA 2019 are:


  • Environment (including water rights)
  • Healthcare
  • Labor & Employment
  • Litigation: General Commercial
  • Native American Law
  • Real Estate
  • Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use


  • Litigation: General Commercial


  • Gaming & Licensing
  • Litigation: General Commercial

Chambers USA is an annual legal publication highlighting individual and firm rankings based on researchers’ findings regarding technical legal ability, client service, value, due diligence, industry knowledge and professional conduct.

About Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP

Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP is an Am Law 200 commercial law firm handling complex matters in litigation, intellectual property, business transactions, gaming, government relations and other practice areas. Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie offices are located in Albuquerque, Colorado Springs, Denver, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Phoenix, Reno, Silicon Valley, and Tucson. For more information, visit


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