Clean Water Act Pitfalls for Moving Dirt

By: John Kolanz – Published in the BizWest Thought Leaders column in January 2020. Few would be surprised that the Clean Water Act requires a permit to discharge effluent from a domestic or industrial wastewater treatment plant.  Less obvious, however,… Read More

State Initiates Stakeholder Process to Clarify Asbestos Regulation

By: John Kolanz A version of this article was published in BizwWest in November 2019. Asbestos regulation involves one of the most far-reaching environmental regulatory programs.  Colorado’s program establishes requirements for owners of all types of buildings from commercial space,… Read More

It Might Be Time to Amend Your Operating Agreement

By: Stacey Shea – Published in the BizWest Thought Leaders column in December 2019.  While you are not required to have an LLC or Partnership Operating Agreement, your attorney will recommend that you do. The Operating Agreement (“OA”) is the… Read More

Otis & Bedingfield, LLC welcomes attorney Lia Szasz as a Partner to the firm

Otis & Bedingfield is pleased to announce that attorney Lia Szasz has returned to the firm as an equity member. Lia obtained her undergraduate degree from Washington State University.  After graduation, she continued her education and received her J.D. from… Read More

A Closer Look at Environmental Deregulation

By: John Kolanz – Published in BizWest, August 2019. The Trump Administration’s focus on deregulation is nowhere more noticeable than in the environmental arena, with several headline-grabbing actions to reduce regulatory burdens in matters involving air quality, water quality, fossil… Read More

Colorado Permitting Alert

By: John Kolanz – Published in the BizWest Thought Leaders column in July 2019 The Clean Water Act’s reach holds considerable interest for those in development, oil and gas, and agriculture.  Many in those sectors have closely followed recent battles… Read More

Otis & Bedingfield, LLC is pleased to announce the promotion of attorney Corey W. Moore to Senior Associate with the firm

Otis & Bedingfield, LLC is pleased to announce the promotion of attorney Corey W. Moore to Senior Associate with the firm Corey holds a BA in History from the University of California, Berkeley, and earned his J.D. from Pepperdine University… Read More

Congratulations to Jeff and Dayna Bedingfield for being selected as the 2019 Greeley Stampede Grand Marshals!

Congratulations to Jeff and Dayna Bedingfield for being selected as the 2019 Greeley Stampede Grand Marshals!… Read More

Otis & Bedingfield, LLC attorney James Godbold appointed to the Larimer County Oil and Gas Regulations Task Force

Otis & Bedingfield, LLC attorney James Godbold appointed to the Larimer County Oil and Gas Regulations Task Force This 15-member task force will advise the County on local regulations to supplement Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (“COGCC”) and other… Read More

Managing Partner Tim Brynteson announced today that effective May 16, 2019, the attorneys formerly in the law firm Otis, Bedingfield & Peters, LLC will divide into two law firms. 

Managing Partner Tim Brynteson announced today that effective May 16, 2019, the attorneys formerly in the law firm Otis, Bedingfield & Peters, LLC will divide into two law firms. Otis & Bedingfield, LLC, with partners, Fred Otis, Jeff Bedingfield, Tim… Read More