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Heather McMichael
Kelly Womer

Polsinelli Shughart Expands
Denver Construction Litigation Team
Rebecca Ross named associate attorney to serve clients in construction litigation

Denver, Colo. (Nov. 13, 2009) – Polsinelli Shughart PC has named Rebecca Ross as
an associate attorney in the firm’s Denver office. Ross will work in the
construction litigation practice group, focusing on a wide variety of
construction-related matters.

Ross joined Polsinelli Shughart in 2006, working as a paralegal and law clerk in
the construction and business litigation practice groups while earning her law
degree. Prior to joining Polsinelli Shughart, Ross held several paralegal
positions with firms in Colorado, Florida and Pennsylvania. Her experience
includes assisting with criminal, employment law, construction, civil litigation
and arbitration matters.

“After working for Polsinelli Shughart for the past three years, I am looking
forward to taking on my new role with the firm,” Ross said. “I’m eager to continue
in my new role as an associate serving the needs of our clients and the growing
litigation team.”

A member of the Denver and Colorado Bar Associations, Ross is a graduate of the
University of Denver Sturm College of Law. She was named the Most Outstanding
Student Lawyer from the University of Denver Environmental Law Clinic and received
a Scholastic Excellence Award in Advanced Trial Practice. Ross was also a member
of the Pace Environmental Law Appellate Team and the Moot Court Board.

Ross also holds a master’s degree in Environmental Law and Natural Resources from
the University of Denver, and she graduated with a bachelor of science in legal
studies/pre-law from the University of Central Florida.

About Polsinelli Shughart PC

With approximately 470 attorneys, Polsinelli Shughart PC ( is a
national law firm that is a recognized leader in the areas of business litigation,
financial services, real estate, business law, construction, life sciences and
health care. Serving corporate, institutional and individual clients regionally,
nationally and worldwide, Polsinelli Shughart is known for successfully applying
forward-thinking strategies for both straightforward and complex legal matters.
The firm has 13 offices located in Phoenix, Arizona; Denver, Colorado; Wilmington,
Delaware; Chicago and Edwardsville, Illinois; Overland Park and Topeka, Kansas;
Kansas City, St. Louis, Springfield and St. Joseph, Missouri; New York City; and
Washington, D.C

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