The Denver-based law firm Ireland Stapleton Pryor & Pascoe, PC, has been selected for inclusion in the U.S. News – Best Lawyers® Best Law Firms 2015 list for corporate law and mergers & acquisitions. The firm received a Metropolitan Tier 1 ranking for corporate law and a Metropolitan Tier 3 ranking for mergers & acquisitions law.

Firms included in the 2015 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from their peers and their clients. To be eligible for a “Best Law Firm” ranking, a firm must have a lawyer already listed in Best Lawyers in America®. Ireland Stapleton’s Best Lawyers® include:

John G. Lewis listed for his work in corporate law and mergers and acquisitions law. His practice concentrates on the representation of technology-based, early stage entrepreneurs in corporate transactions and financing at all stages.

Michael R. Miller listed for corporate law. He serves as of counsel with Ireland Stapleton and as general counsel for an international management consultancy. He provides legal counsel to businesses on a variety of transactions including complex merger and acquisition transactions, private equity transactions, joint ventures and business restructurings.

William E. Tanis, listed for corporate law. He has extensive experience in general corporate and securities law matters including several initial public offerings, private placements, banking regulation, corporate governance, joint ventures, acquisitions and dispositions and entity formations.

“Ireland Stapleton has a very strong group of corporate lawyers. We are proud that our corporate practice group has been honored in this way,” said Ireland Stapleton’s Managing Director, K.C. Groves.