Born Heidelberg, Germany, 1965; admitted to bar, 1991, Colorado and US District Court, District of Colorado.
EDUCATION: University of Notre Dame (BA, 1987); University of Colorado (JD, 1991). Vice President and Founder, Fleming Chapter, Delta Theta Phi (1987 – 1991).
MEMBER: Continental Divide, Colorado and American Bar Associations; Colorado Women’s Bar Association; Colorado Trial Lawyers Association; Eagle County Planning and Zoning Commission (2003 – 2007); Notre Dame Club of Vail, General Counsel.
REPORTED CASES: Fickling v. Fickling, 100 P.3d 571 (Colo. App. 2004).
PRACTICE AREAS: Civil Litigation; Labor and Employment; Family Practice; Contracts; Homeowners Associations; Commercial and Real Estate Transactions; Construction Litigation and Issues; Purchase and Sale of Business; Corporate Law.
Kerry has been actively involved in the formation and representation of homeowners associations in Eagle, Summit and Lake Creek Counties. This representation includes drafting and modifying governing documents, advising Boards of Directors on various legal issues, and prosecution and defending homeowners associations in litigation including construction defect matters. In addition to homeowners associations, Kerry’s practice extends to formation and interpretation of contracts, real estate transactions, both commercial and residential, corporate entity formation, purchase and sale of businesses, employment matters and family law.
Kerry has served on the Eagle County Planning and Zoning Commission which makes recommendations directly to the Eagle County Board of County Commissioners from 2003 through 2007 in order to utilize her legal background in the areas of planning, zoning and real estate matters to assist in shaping the growth and future of Eagle County. During Kerry’s tenure on the Eagle County Planning and Zoning Commission, she assisted with the redrafting and adoption of the Eagle County Master Plan.