Jeffery Erb

Shareholder & Director

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

Jeffrey E. Erb earned his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Denver College of Law in 2006 and graduated from the University of Colorado at Boulder with a Bachelor of Science in Business and a minor in Geology. After law school, Mr. Erb spent two years at the Colorado Court of Appeals as a law clerk for the Hon. Diana Terry.

Mr. Erb’s practice focuses on the representation of special districts, local governments, quasi-municipal entities, and a select group of real estate developers. His practice involves day-to-day operations, formation, financing (including grants and loans), and when necessary, the consolidation of special districts.

Mr. Erb also provides litigation representation and dispute resolution to local governments and private entities through all stages of the trial and appeal process in disputes involving special districts, local government and real estate issues.

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
  • Civil Litigation and Appeals
  • Public Financing

Bar Admissions

  • Colorado, 2006
  • U.S. District Court District of Colorado, 2008
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 2008
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2010

Education

  • University of Denver College of Law, Denver, Colorado
    • Juris Doctor – 2006
    • Denver Journal of International Law and Policy, Staff Editor, 2004 – 2005
  • University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, Colorado
    • B.S. – 2002
    • Honors: Dean’s List
    • Major: Business; Minor: Geology

Classes/Seminars

  • The Nuts and Bolts of Capital Projects – From Start to Finish, Special District Association Conference 2016
  • Colorado Special Taxing Districts – What to Know – Presentation to numerous real estate brokerage companies and title insurance providers (2015 to present)
  • CORA Policies for Special Districts, Special District Association Webinar, 2014
  • Survival of Districts in a Poor Economy: The Impact of Foreclosures and Declining Property Values on Special Districts, Special District Association, 2011

Published Works

  • To the Extent Permitted by Law: Indemnification Provisions in Contracts with Special Districts, Special District Association Newsletter, July, 2010

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Colorado Bar Association, Member (2006 to present)
  • Denver Bar Association, Member (2006 to present)
  • Denver Water Citizens Advisory Committee, Member (2012-2015)
  • Special District Association Legislative Committee, Member (2010 to present)
  • Minoru Yasui Inn of Court, Member, (2010 – 2012)

Clerkships

  • Colorado Court of Appeals, Law Clerk for Hon. Diana Terry, 2006 – 2008