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Michael E. Lindsay

Michael E. Lindsay

Partner| Denver


Mike Lindsay's practice is concentrated in complex commercial litigation, with emphasis on contract disputes, real estate and construction matters. In particular, he represents owners, contractors and developers in complex real estate and construction actions. He also represents numerous national and local banks and other financial services providers in litigation involving all facets of commercial and consumer lending services. He represents clients in numerous state and federal courts and has substantial experience in taking traditional court and jury cases to trial, as well as in the use of alternative dispute resolution mechanisms such as arbitration and mediation. Mike also practices before federal and state administrative hearing boards.

  • The University of Colorado, School of Law (J.D., 1985)
  • The University of California at Irvine (B.A., Urban Planning, 1975)
  • Colorado Bar Association
  • Denver Bar Association
  • Washington State Bar Association
  • "The Practitioner's Guide to Colorado Construction Law," Chapter Editor and Author
  • Colorado Super Lawyers®, Business Litigation (2007, 2009-2018)
    • Colorado Top 100 (2014, 2017, 2018)
  • The Best Lawyers in America®, Commercial Litigation, Construction Law (2015-2018); Real Estate Litigation (2016-2018)
  • Super Lawyers®, Business Litigation - Business Edition (2011)
  • Super Lawyers®, Business Litigation - Corporate Counsel Edition (2008, 2010)
  • Western Environmental Law Center, Member of Board of Directors (2008-present)
  • Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll, L.P., Partner
  • Cohen, Brame & Smith, Partner
  • Colorado
  • Washington
  • Supreme Court of Colorado
  • Supreme Court of Washington
  • United States Supreme Court
  • United States District Court, District of Colorado
  • United States Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit