Benjamin, Bain & Cohen's law clerk, Ryan Wilcox was sworn in as a lawyer by the Colorado Supreme Court in November and is now the Firm's most recently added associate. Ryan will concentrate his practice on real estate transactions, including leasing, sales, and financing.
Chambers USA 2014, America's Leading Lawyers for Business, has selected Benjamin, Bain & Cohen, LLC for inclusion as a Leading Law Firm. Chambers USA is a guide to lawyers in the United States, and around the world which independently and objectively researches attorneys and law firms to identify law firms by geographic region and practice specialty. Inclusion in Chambers' directory is based completely on their research and findings. Chambers includes only those attorneys and firms which are strongly recommended by the market. Benjamin, Bain & Cohen, LLC is very proud of being one of the very few small, boutique law firms recognized by Chambers in Colorado.
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Janet McDaniel and Al Cohen are two of eight "Leading Individuals" in Colorado named by Chambers USA to its 2014 attorney rankings for Real Estate: Construction. Regarding Janet, Chambers noted, with emphasis, that she is credited for her tremendous understanding of the construction process. "She is becoming increasingly prominent for her practice in construction litigation and the drafting, negotiation and review of contracts." Chambers quotes one response as commenting that Al "can do anything you need a construction lawyer to do." In the 2014 Directory, Chambers quotes another, stating that "his understanding of the issues is excellent." and that he "asks clients the important questions right away."
Jim Benjamin was also named by Chambers USA to its 2014 attorney rankings for Real Estate. Jim heads up the firm's real estate group, and the firm was only one of eight firms ranked by Chambers in Real Estate, and the only small, boutique firm out of the eight firms recognized by Chambers. Chambers noted that Jim is "very knowledgeable" and "is a very good speaker who finds an interesting way of putting his point across".
Chambers publishes a guide to lawyers in the United States, and around the world, undertaking extensive research from attorneys and clients to identify top lawyers by geographic location and practice specialty. Each year, Chambers' staff of 100 full-time researchers conducts thousands of in-depth interviews with clients and attorneys throughout the United States to identify the top lawyers in various practice areas. Inclusion in Chambers' directory is based completely on their research and findings. Chambers' editors and researchers seek to identify the best lawyers in the world "according to the criteria most valued by clients – such as technical expertise, business acumen, prompt delivery, value for money."
Colorado Super Lawyers® named four of six of our firm's attorneys as Colorado Super Lawyers© for 2014:
Attorneys are selected for inclusion in the list of Super Lawyers® by their peers in an extensive nomination and polling process. The list is published by Thompson Reuters in conjunction with The Denver Post.