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Member

Location: Vail and Frisco, Colorado
Telephone: 970-476-8865
Facsimile: 970-476-0446
E-mail: dwolf@mountainlawgroup.com

Dan is a graduate of Cornell University, (B.A., 1988) and The University of Connecticut, (J.D. with honors, 1992), where he received The American Jurisprudence Award for Contracts, as well as The American Bar Association Award for excellence in the Study of Land Use and Local Government. He was associated with the AV* rated law firm of Cohen & Wolf P.C., a firm of 50+ attorneys, from 1992 to 1995, where he excelled in the practice of commercial and real estate litigation. From 1995 to 1996, he was the Law Clerk to the Honorable Judge John A. Criswell, of the Colorado Court of Appeals. Dan went on to be associated with yet another AV* rated firm, Clanahan, Tanner, Downing & Knowlton, P.C., in Denver, Colorado. Dan’s emphasis remained in commercial and real estate litigation. Since 1999, he has had his law office in Vail and Summit County and has practiced law throughout the mountain region in the areas of real estate, business and commercial law, and community association law. From 2001 through 2011, Dan was the founder and managing shareholder of the law firm of Wolf & Associates, P.C. which has offices in Vail and Frisco. Dan joined Mountain Law Group, LLC in 2011 and works out of its Vail and Frisco offices. He is a member of the Continental Divide, Colorado, and American Bar Associations.

Dan is BV* Peer Rated by Martindale-Hubbell, an indication of an exemplary reputation and well-established practice, as established by the confidential opinions of fellow Members of The American Bar Association.

Areas of Practice

30% Real Estate and Construction Law
30% Commercial and Business Law
20% Employment Law
20% Homeowners’ Association Law

Litigation Percentage

40% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

Colorado, 1994
-U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado
-U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit

Connecticut, 1992
-U.S. District Court for District of Connecticut
-U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit

Education

University of Connecticut, Hartford, Connecticut
J.D. – 1992, with honors

Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
B.A. – 1988

Reported Cases

Sifton v. Stewart Title Guaranty Company, 259 P.3d 542 (Colo. App. 2011)

Burlington Resources Oil & Gas Co., v. Colorado Oil & Gas Comm’n, 986 F.Supp. 1352, (D.Colo., 1997)

Boulevard Associates v. Sovereign Hotels, Inc., 852 F.Supp., 127 (liability), 861 F.Supp.,1132 (damages), 868 F.Supp.70, (attorney fees)

(D.Conn., 1994), rev’d 72 F.3d 1029 (2d Cir. 1995)

Newton v. Keeney, 234 Conn. 312, 661 A.2d 589 (1995)

State Bank of Westchester v. New Dimension Homes of Connecticut, Inc., 38 Conn. App 491, 661 A.2d 119 (1995).

Professional Associations and Memberships

Colorado Bar Association
Continental Divide Bar Association
American Bar Association

Past Employment Positions

Cohen & Wolf P.C., 1992-1995 (Associate)
Honorable Judge John A. Criswell, Colorado Court of Appeals, 1995-1996 (Law Clerk)
Clanahan, Tanner, Downing & Knowlton, P.C., 1996-1999 (Associate)
Rudy & Wolf, P.C., 1999-2001 (Principal)
Wolf & Associates, P.C., 2001-2011 (Principal)
Mountain Law Group, LLC, 2011- present (Principal)