The Colorado law firm Ireland Stapleton Pryor & Pascoe, PC has grown its list of attorneys named to The Best Lawyers in America®. With the addition of Rebecca L. Almon, Tom Downey and Michelle B. Ferguson, Ireland Stapleton now has seven attorneys named to the 2018 guide to legal excellence.

Almon, an environmental attorney who works with public and private entities across the country on all aspects of environmental regulation, has been recognized in the Environmental Law category.

Downey, a regulatory attorney who represents corporate clients in the administrative, transactional and disciplinary processes related to liquor licensing, legalized marijuana and licenses governed by the Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies, has been recognized in the Administrative/Regulatory Law category.

Ferguson, an employment attorney who counsels employers and governmental entities on all matters of employment issues and day-to-day personnel issues, has been recognized in the Employment Law – Individual and Employment Law – Management categories.

Business and real estate attorney Russell W. Kemp has been recognized in the Real Estate Law category. He represents ranch owners, real estate investors and developers involved in complex real estate transactions including property acquisition and sale, construction, development, leasing, financing, foreclosure and workouts, partnerships, joint ventures, entity formation, condemnation and title disputes.

John G. Lewis, has again been recognized in the Corporate Law and Mergers and Acquisitions Law categories.

Michael R. Miller serves as general counsel providing legal advice to businesses on a variety of business transactions including complex merger and acquisition transactions, joint ventures and business restructuring. He is recognized in Corporate Law.

William E. Tanis, a business attorney, has extensive experience in general corporate and securities law matters including initial public offerings, private placements, banking regulation, corporate governance, joint venture, acquisitions and dispositions, and entity formation. He is listed in Corporate Law.