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Commercial & Business Litigation
Contract Negotiation & Drafting
Small Business Formation/Business Advising & Consulting
Product Liability, Accidents and Injuries
Real Estate Acquisition, Development & Financing
Insurance
Aviation Accidents
Local Land Use

Commercial and Business Litigation

Tienken & Associates’ litigation practice includes the resolution of business disputes, commercial leases, representation of technology companies, and construction cases. Our representation includes local and regional businesses, insurance carriers, and product and component manufacturers. If trial work is required, Tienken & Associates provides experience and a documented record of success in the courtroom.

In specific instances, your interests may be better served in resolution of disputes in an arbitration, mediation, or administrative process. The attorneys at Tienken & Associates have substantial experience in all forms of alternative dispute resolution and a number of successful appearances before administrative boards and tribunals.

Contract Negotiation & Drafting

The attorneys at Tienken & Associates, P.C. regularly draft, interpret, and negotiate complex contracts and agreements for our business and corporate clients. These include vendor and reseller agreements, nondisclosure agreements, confidentiality agreements, real estate swap and exchange agreements, and many other sophisticated legal documents.

The attorneys at Tienken & Associates, P.C. focus on and assess business needs and risks, assist in structuring dispute resolutions, and support business start-up and formation efforts.

Business Formation/Business Advising & Consulting

Tienken & Associates provides expert counsel in the formation of the right business entity for all businesses, including corporations, limited liability companies, and all types of limited and general partnerships. Our lawyers will work with you to understand your business, provide advice on the appropriate business entity, and prepare the documents necessary to give your business the right framework to succeed.

Almost all businesses encounter contract, lease, and employment issues, and most will have to address supplier agreements at some point. Tienken & Associates, P.C. helps business owners overcome the multitude of problems that can occur, giving you the best opportunity to prosper. Our firm represents large and small businesses in diverse markets including retail shops, real estate firms, wholesale manufacturers, and non-profit groups.

Product Liability, Accidents and Injuries

Tienken & Associates provide legal expertise on a wide range of complex and often catastrophic personal injury and product liability matters including injuries resulting from auto accidents, product malfunctions, and aviation accidents. Our firm has an extensive network of recognized experts in accident reconstruction, rehabilitation, occupational medicine, product design, human factors and related fields. When your case requires the support of experts from multiple disciplines, our network of experienced, credible experts will prove invaluable.

Our product liability, accident and injury clients have included automotive manufacturers, component suppliers, aircraft insurance carriers and manufacturers, fixed-base operators, aircraft maintenance facilities, major product manufacturers, risk sharing agencies and third party claims administrators. In addition to our work in Colorado, the attorneys of Tienken & Associates, P.C. have represented the interests of clients in state and federal courts in Utah, Montana, Wyoming, Idaho and New Mexico.

Real Estate Acquisition, Development & Financing

When you combine our firm’s expertise in local land use matters with our real estate background, you get a law firm with the experience and skill set to achieve all your real estate objectives.

Tienken & Associates, P.C. has extensive experience in commercial and residential real estate matters, representing clients including shopping centers, commercial office buildings, and manufacturing facilities. From the simple purchase of a home to the most complex lease workout issues, our client-focused efforts deliver the best possible results.

Insurance

The resolution of complex insurance issues and insurance coverage disputes are an integral part of our practice. We represent both insureds and insurance carriers in matters ranging from the routine to the complex.

The scope of our insurance work ranges from personal insurance policies to the highly sophisticated insurance pools involved in huge construction projects. Whatever the size of your insurance issues, the attorneys of Tienken & Associates, P.C. will guide you through the legal maze and deliver the best possible result.

Our professional liability work also includes representation for contractors, surveyors, real estate agents, brokers, appraisers and related professionals.

Aviation Accidents

Aviation accidents are traumatic and overwhelming, and often involve catastrophic injuries and deaths. Aviation accident investigations often encounter complex regulations, including the interplay of various governmental departments and agencies. Tienken & Associates, P.C.’s experience in aviation accident litigation helps unravel the complicated process of accident investigation, and includes the retention of top-quality experts and the gathering and presentation of evidence in your case.

Our expertise in handling aviation accident cases is well documented. Individuals injured in aircraft accidents and aviation manufacturers and their insurance carriers have relied on the experience of the attorneys of Tienken & Associates for years.

Local Land Use

The lawyers at Tienken & Associates, P.C. have effectively communicated our clients’ land use interests before city councils, county commissioners, and planning commissions. Our firm understands the local land use process, and is able to present the strongest arguments available in legislative and quasi-judicial proceedings at the local government level.

Our land use expertise includes work with religious organizations and the issues arising from application of the Religious Land Use And Institutionalized Person’s Act (RLUIPA). The attorneys of Tienken & Associates, P.C., are respected by both their clients and local governments for the firm’s ability to negotiate successful resolutions to the sometimes complicated process of development approval and related land use matters.

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