Tax Credit Connection, Inc.

Attorneys

Melinda Beck
Lewis, Bess, Williams & Weese P.C.
1560 Broadway, Suite 1400
Denver, CO 80202
Office:  (303) 228-2503
mbeck@lewisbess.com
www.lewisbess.com

Melinda Beck practices in the areas of conservation, land use, real estate transactions and real property transfers.

Willis Carpenter
Carpenter & Klatskin, P.C.
518 – 17th Street, Suite 1100
Denver, CO 80202
Office: (303) 534-6315
Fax: (303) 534-0514
wcarpenter@ckdenver.com

Will concentrates his conservation easement practice on representation of farm and ranch owners to provide some balance in their negotiations with the land trusts and the land trusts’ attorneys.

Jeremy Cohen
Burns, Figa & Will, P.C.
6400 S. Fiddlers Green Circle, Suite 1000
Greenwood Village, CO 80111
Office:  (720) 493-8062
Fax:  (303) 796-2777
jcohen@bfw-law.com
www.bfwlaw.com

Jeremy’s practice focuses upon tax, estate and succession planning for closely held family farms, ranches and businesses and related real estate matters, including tax and real estate aspects of conservation easements.

Mike Dubetz
Sherman & Howard LLC
633 17th Street, Suite 3000
Denver, CO 80202
Office: (303) 299-8464
Fax: 303-298-0940
mdubetz@shermanhoward.com
www.sah.com

Mike is a tax attorney who has worked with buyers of conservation easement tax credits providing tax credit review prior to the purchase of tax credits.  He also represents taxpayers in audits with the IRS and the state of Colorado.

Richard L. Emmett, PC
P.O. Box 458
Durango, CO 81302
Office: (970) 247-2573
Fax: (970) 247-2574
rlemmett@bresnan.net

Representing land owners for over 30 years in complex conservation transactions including donated and purchased easements, bargain sales, and transactions funded by local, state and federal grants.

Jane B. Fredman
Juanita Kelley, Paralegal
Flynn Wright & Fredman, LLC
111 South Tejon Street, Suite 202
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
Office:  (719 ) 578-8444
Fax:  (719) 578-8836
jfredman@fwflegal.com
www.fwflegal.com

Jane has broad experience in assisting landowners in the negotiation, drafting and review of conservation easements, and also maintains a general real estate and business practice with an emphasis on residential and commercial real estate transactions and documentation, land use, development, owners associations and business entity formation and guidance.

Larry D. Harvey
5290 DTC Parkway, Suite 150
Englewood, CO 80111
Office:  (303) 220-7810
Fax:  (303) 850-7115
lharvey@ldhpc.com

Larry has extensive experience in representing taxpayers in disputes before the Internal Revenue Service and within the United States court system with Tax Court cases and actions before the Federal District Court.

Kent Holsinger
Holsinger Law, LLC
1800 Glenarm Place, Suite 500
Denver, CO 80202
Office: (303) 722-2828 ext.11
kholsinger@holsingerlaw.com
www.holsingerlaw.com

Holsinger Law, LLC specializes in lands, wildlife and water law. Kent Holsinger comes from a ranching family in North Park and represents landowners on conservation easements.

Jessica Jay
Conservation Law, P.C.
52 Meadowlark Drive
Evergreen, CO 80439
Office: (303) 674-3709
Fax: (303)674-3715
conservationlaw@msn.com
www.conservationlaw.org

Conservation Law, P.C. is a land conservation law firm devoted to protecting working landscapes and environmentally significant lands in Colorado and the Rocky Mountain West through the use of perpetual conservation easements. Jessica Jay, the founder and principal attorney of Conservation Law, P.C., represents landowners and easement holders to conserve land using durable, enforceable, and flexible perpetual conservation easements drafted to anticipate changes over time. Ms. Jay is dedicated to ensuring the permanence of such land conservation through sound conservation transactions and the defense and enforcement of perpetual conservation easements. The first consultation is free; please feel free to contact Jessica by phone at 303-674-3709, or by email.

Gregg Kampf
Hoskin, Farina & Kampf
P.O. Box 40
Grand Junction, CO 81502
Office: (970) 986-3400
Fax: (970) 986-3401
gkampf@hfak.com
www.hfak.com

Gregg specializes in legal issues related to estate planning, farm and ranch operation and conservation easements. Gregg works with landowners throughout the state of Colorado.

Daniel P. Kapsak, JD, M. Div.
The Kapsak Law Firm, LLC
1610 Hover Road, Suite 203
Longmont, CO 80501
Office: (303) 651-9330
Fax: (303) 485-3714
dkapsak@kapsaklaw.com
www.kapsaklaw.com

The Kapsak Law Firm represents and counsels clients in various real estate matters including sale and purchase, land sub-division and development, and zoning. The firm is also devoted to all aspects of estate planning including wealth preservation, asset protection, estate tax mitigation, disability and health care planning and GLBT-related planning. Our attorneys are licensed to practice in Colorado.

Peter D. Nichols
Berg, Hill, Greenleaf, Ruscitti LLP
1712 Pearl Street
Boulder, CO 80302
Office: (303) 402-1600
pdn@bhgrlaw.com
www.bhgrlaw.com

Peter specializes in water and conservation law, including innovative and complex water issues in conservation easements. He is the author of Water Rights Handbook for Colorado Conservation Professionals, and on the Board of the Colorado Water Trust.

William M. Silberstein
Kaplan Kirsch & Rockwell LLP
1675 Broadway #2300
Denver, CO 80202
Office: (303) 825-7000
Fax: (303) 825-7005
bsilberstein@kaplankirsch.com
www.kaplankirsch.com

Bill has been providing legal advice to land owners, land trust and governments for conservation easements and other conservation transactions since 1981. He serves as counsel to the Colorado Coalition of Land Trusts and has been involved in drafting all of Colorado’s conservation easement laws during the last thirty years.