Resume 

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EDUCATION
  
University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law, Juris Doctor—Class of 2014

Journal Membership: Associate Editor from 2012 to 2014 for the Arizona Journal of Environmental Law and Policy, ranked as nation’s top environmental law journal in 2013-2014 by ExpressO, a central marketplace and ranking service for law reviews and journals.
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Published Work: “Colorado H.B. 14-1026—Model Legislation or a Trojan Horse?” Available at http://www.ajelp.com/comm ents/colorado-hb-14-1026/, see also Jones, P. Andrew, “Colorado Water Markets”, May 19, 2015, available at http://www.americanbar.org/content/dam/aba/events/environment_ energy_resources/2015/ wl/conference_materials/2-jones_andrew.authcheckdam.pdf (article reference in footnote 66)
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Substantial Paper: “Texas v. New Mexico: Another Chapter in a Regional Dispute, A Mere Prelude to a Future Crisis”, written under the guidance of Prof. Robert Glennon, one of the nation’s thought leaders and commentators on water law & policy, see http://www.robertglennon.net/

Academic Awards: James E. Rogers College of Law Dean’s List, 2013 Spring Semester and 2013 Fall Semester

Dartmouth College, B.A. with honors in Sociology modified with History—Class of 2010
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Honors Thesis: “The Business of America is Business: Corporate America’s Reassertion of Political & Economic Power and the Divergent Responses of American Labor Unions”

Academic Awards: 2010 Sociological Imagination Award, Certificate of Distinction in Sociology

EMPLOYMENT & EXPERIENCE
  
Ferrell Law, LLC, Founding Attorney, Denver, CO—January 2017 to Present

Ferrell Law, LLC is a general practice law firm who currently represents a broad spectrum of clients including a start-up company, personal representatives in Estate Administrations, real estate/property transactions and water rights disputes and filings.  Also, we are continuing to work for Cazier & McGowan in an outside counsel role and are prepared to represent clients outside of the scope of the abovementioned practice areas

Cazier & McGowan, Associate Attorney, Grand County, CO—January 2015 to January 2017

Worked both under the guidance of partner Stanley Cazier representing a broad spectrum of clients as an associate attorney for Cazier & McGowan law firm serving clients in Grand County and the greater Rocky Mountain region

Represented clients in matters that include water rights, estate planning, probate administration, property transactions, zoning and land use regulation, construction projects, and administration/oversight of municipal board meetings, transactions and court filings/disputes


Clients include municipalities/special districts, corporations, partnerships and LLCs, real estate owners and developers, and water, natural resource and environmental clients regarding matters which include water rights, estate planning, probate estate administration, property transactions, and zoning and land use regulation

Benson & Case LLP, Law Clerk, Denver, CO—June to August in 2012 & 2013

Worked under guidance John Case, Joe Stengel and Kari Jones at an “AV” rated firm by Martindale-Hubble                                 
Assisted in litigation process by leading focus groups, interviewing clients, preparing clients for depositions, conducting legal research, drafting legal briefs, demand letters, lay and expert witness disclosures, motions in limine along with various other legal briefs and tasks

Realty Capital Solutions LLC, Analyst, Denver, CO—July 2010 to August 2011

Served as analyst at real estate finance firm evaluating economic feasibility of Plans of Reorganization in Chapter 11 by performing market research for expert witness reports, aiding in the production of final reports and advising attorneys on business portions of motions and prepared demonstrative exhibits for court

LEADERSHIP & ACTIVITIES
   
Colorado Headwaters Land Trust, Member of Board of Directors, Grand County, CO–July 2016 to Present

Assisting in the process of obtaining, monitoring and protecting conservation easements, a voluntary binding legal document between the landowner and the land trust that identifies the conservation values that qualify a property and permanently protects those values by restricting development, subdivision and other non-compatible uses

Participating in decision-making at Board meetings, overseeing governance and management of trust, helping the development of the trust’s strategic plan and objectives, assuring appropriate committee and staff resource allocation to achieve the trust’s goals, and participating in trust fundraising efforts

Fraser Valley Lacrosse Club, Volunteer Assistant Coach, Grand County, CO–Spring 2016 to Present

Sal Pointe High School Men’s Varsity Lacrosse Team, Volunteer Coach, Tucson, AZ—Spring 2012

Boys 6th Grade Denver CityLax Team, Volunteer Head Coach, Denver, CO—Spring 2011