Barb Vander Wall

Shareholder & Director

Location: Greenwood Village, Colorado
Phone: 303-770-2700
Toll Free: 866-922-5912
Fax: 303-770-2701

Barbara T. Vander Wall earned her Juris Doctor degree from the University of Denver College of Law in 1991 and graduated from Washington University in St. Louis with Bachelor of Arts degrees in French and Spanish in 1986. During her studies at the University of Denver, Ms. Vander Wall received a first place award in the ASCAP 1990 Nathan Burkan Memorial Competition; participated as a moot court competitor in 1989-90 and in the ATLA moot court regional trial competition in 1991; and served as a member on the Law Review staff.

Ms. Vander Wall has over 25 years of experience representing special districts,  improvement districts, special purpose districts and intergovernmental authorities. Ms. Vander Wall also has experience in employment law and real estate title law.

Ms. Vander Wall focuses the majority of her practice serving as general counsel to special districts, local governments, and real estate developers. Ms. Vander Wall is fluent in both Spanish and French.

Areas of Practice

  • Title 32 Special Districts
  • Local Governments, Authorities, and Improvement Districts
  • Real Estate Development and Due Diligence
  • Distressed Real Estate Projects
  • Water and Wastewater Services
  • Election Law
  • Public Financing
  • Public-Private Partnerships
  • Employment Law

Bar Admissions

  • Colorado, 1991
  • U.S. District Court District of Colorado
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit

Education

  • University of Denver College of Law, Denver, Colorado
    • Juris Doctor – 1991
  • Washington University, St Louis
    • B.A. – 1986

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Denver Bar Association
  • Colorado Bar Association
  • Special District Association Legislative Committee
  • WIN Colorado, Board of Directors