Three Ireland Stapleton lawyers have again earned recognition amongst the top ranked attorneys in Chambers USA for their work in natural resources and environment and litigation.

Rebecca L. Almon, recognized for the third consecutive year in the Natural Resources and Environment listing, represents private and public entities across all environmental regulation matters. In her Chambers USA review, clients praised her as “a collaborative professional with an engaging personality.” She has been recognized as “quietly confident” and “smart, careful and creative.”

Kelley B. Duke, who leads Ireland Stapleton’s litigation practice group, is complimented by the Denver market for her organization skills and quality of work. This is her second consecutive year in the guide. Duke is a tenacious advocate for her clients and maintains a full trial docket handling a wide range of complex commercial litigation matters.

This is the fourth year Ireland Stapleton’s Managing Director, K.C. Groves is listed for litigation. Groves, who is well versed in all aspects of complex commercial litigation matters, represents a range of clients in jury and bench trials, and appeals. His clients consider him “a statesman in negotiation who provides well-timed surgical strikes.”

Chambers has been ranking law firms and attorneys since 1990. They now cover 185 jurisdictions throughout the world. The Chambers research team consists of 150 full-time editors and researchers who conduct in-depth lawyer and client interviews that help them develop the annual list.