Husch Blackwell is pleased to announce Jim M. Mulligan has joined its Denver office as partner in the firm’s Real Estate, Development & Construction group.
A noted Denver real estate attorney, Mulligan’s practice focuses on commercial and mixed-use real estate. He has played a firsthand role in many of the real estate transactions that have helped fuel the state’s growth over the last 40 years.
Prior to joining Husch Blackwell, Mulligan practiced in the Denver office of Snell & Wilmer (2009-2015). He is noted for his experience with federal, state and local real estate developments, project finance, tax and other incentive programs for corporate users as well as both private-public infrastructure and redevelopment projects. He has extensive experience with affordable housing projects and programs and has been appointed Special Deputy Attorney General representing the Colorado Division of Housing in finance transactions.
Mulligan received his J.D. from the University of Denver College of Law (1974) and his B.A. from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst (1969). He has authored numerous articles in legal and real estate publications, including the Colorado Real Estate Journal. He is the recipient of numerous honors, including TOP TEN Lawyers of the Decade, Law Week Colorado (2011), Best Lawyers in America for Real Estate Law (2013-16). He is active in professional associations, serving on the national board of NAIOP – Commercial Real Estate Development Association, as well as in Denver civic life, serving as board chair of the Metropolitan State University of Denver Foundation (2013-present) and as a recent Board member of the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce and current board co-chair and executive committee member of the Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation.
Husch Blackwell’s Real Estate, Development & Construction industry team of more than 100 attorneys has extensive experience, in addition to a substantial transactional practice, representing clients in all types of litigation, regulatory enforcement actions and investigations covering all facets of the industry. Several members of the team have been recognized in Chambers USA and Best Lawyers in the area of real estate, construction and development law.