2018 Real Estate Symposium Agenda


12:00 pm
Registration Open

1:10 pm
Opening Remarks
Joseph E. Lubinski, Esq., Real Estate Symposium Chair,

1:20 – 2:20 pm
Legislative Update
Presented by, Suzanne Leff, Esq. and Jeremy Schupbach

2:20 – 3:20 pm
Purchase and Sale Agreements
The Negotiation and Law of Commercial Purchase and Sale Agreements
Presented by Edward Barad, Esq. and Mark Senn, Esq.

3:20 – 3:30 pm
Networking Break

3:30 – 5:00 pm
The 15-Minute Drill
Moderator: J. Marcus Painter, Esq.

  • Understanding Lease Gross-Up Provisions: Math for Lawyers

Presented by Jeremy Syz, Esq.

  • Forms Update Revealing the 2019 CREC Contract to Buy and Sell Real Estate,

2018 Commercial SPD and More!
Presented by Kent Jay Levine, Esq.

  • The New (and Improved?) Rule 120 – What Foreclosure Lawyers Need to Know

Presented by Deanne Stodden, Esq.

  • Ethics Opinion 130 Ethical Trap: Client Confidentiality over Public Information

Presented by Sam Starritt, Esq.

  • So … You Want to be a Foreclosure Investor

Presented by Rich Krohn, Esq.

5:00 pm - Adjourn

5:30 – 7:00 pm           
Annual Wine Tasting Reception Sponsored by Fidelity National Title Insurance Company



7:30 am
Continental Breakfast

8:20 – 8:30 am
Good Morning Remarks
Joseph E. Lubinski, Esq., Real Estate Symposium Chair, Husch Blackwell LLP, Denver, CO

8:30 – 10:10am  
ETHICS: Anchoring Against the Slippery Slope Through Ethical Vigilance!
Presented by Rashmi Airan

10:10 – 10:30 am
Networking Break

10:30 – 11:20 am
Case Law Update
Presented by Frederick B. Skillern, Esq.

11:20 am – 12:20 pm

For Whom the Road Tolls: A History of Early Toll Roads in Colorado and Their Effect on the Development of the State
Presented by Geoffrey Anderson, Esq.

12:20 – 1:30pm
Lunch on Your Own

1:30 – 2:20 pm
Entitlements for the Long Term: The Intricacies of Vested Rights in Colorado
Presented by Brian Connolly, Esq.

2:20 – 3:10 pm
A Litigator’s View on Loan Documents – The Fine Print
Tips and Considerations for Standard Loan Document and Other Contract Provisions
Presented by Patrick Pugh, Esq.

3:10 – 3:30 pm
Networking Break

3:30 – 4:20 pm
Insurance Issues for Real Estate Lawyers
Trends in Risk Management and Wrap ups in Colorado
Presented by John Wilson

4:20 – 5:10pm
Denver International Airport Real Estate Development: Redefining Opportunity
Presented by Darryl Jones, Chief Real Estate Officer, Executive Vice President, City & County of Denver Department of Aviation, Denver, CO

5:10 pm

5:30 – 6:30 pm
Cocktail Party


8:00 am
Continental Breakfast

8:15 – 8:30 am           
Good Morning Remarks
Joseph E. Lubinski, Esq., Real Estate Symposium Chair

Patrick Flaherty, Esq., Executive Director, Colorado Bar Association and Denver Bar Association

8:30 – 9:30 am
Joint Ventures: Avoiding Land Mines on the Road to Success – Securities Laws and Their Application to Real Estate Investments
Presented by Brad Hamilton, Esq. and Cyrus Rajabi, Esq.

9:30 – 10:30am
Tax Issues for the Real Estate Lawyer
Presented by Ossie Borosh, Esq. and Monica Swanson

10:30 – 10:50am
Networking Break

10:50 – 11:40 am
Construction Defect Reform - House Bill 1279
Presented by Robert Detrick, Esq.

11:40 am

1:00 pm          
Annual Golf Outing