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555 Seventeenth St.
Suite 3400
Denver, CO 80202


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1603 Capitol Ave #205C
Cheyenne, WY 82001


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3523 45th Street South
Suite 100
Fargo, ND 58104


Education

J.D., University of Wyoming College of Law, 2002

B.A., History, University of Wyoming, 1999

Honors

Martindale-Hubbell®, AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated

Lance E. Shurtleff is a Partner in the Denver office of Gordon & Rees and is a member of the Construction practice group. Mr. Shurtleff is a versatile trial lawyer handling complex State and Federal court cases and handling claims before a variety of regulatory boards. Mr. Shurtleff routinely litigates catastrophic injury cases and large loss property damage cases, focusing on trucking accidents, oil and gas industry accidents, and other casualty in Wyoming, Colorado, and North Dakota. Mr. Shurtleff also advises these companies on the rapidly evolving regulations impacting their industries, handling OSHA, MSHA, and EEOC claims.

He advises product designers and manufacturers on issues related to recurrent claims arising from design and manufacturing problems and routinely defends against claims and lawsuits brought against companies involved in these industries.

Admissions

Colorado
North Dakota
Wyoming
U.S. District Court, District of Colorado
U.S. District Court, District of Wyoming
U.S. District Court, District of North Dakota
U.S. Court of Appeals, Eight Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court

Memberships

Wyoming Bar Association
Defense Lawyers Association of Wyoming
Colorado & Denver Bar Associations
North Dakota Bar Association
International Association of Defense Counsel
Trial Subcommittee
DRI
Trucking and Toxic Tort Subcommittees

Community Involvement

The Children’s Hospital Foundation
South Suburban Parks and Recreation
Food Bank of the Rockies
Peach’s Neet Feet