Inajo Davis Chappell '85L, partner in the law firm of Ulmer & Berne LLP and chair of the Firms Nonprofit Group, has been recognized by her peers as a 2015 Lawyer of the Year by Best Lawyers of America. Best Lawyers designates only one lawyer per practice area as Lawyer of the Year in the nations largest legal markets. Inajo has been recognized in the Non-Profit/Charities Law practice area.
In addition to her work representing nonprofit organizations and public institutions, Inajo handles a variety of legal matters for for-profit businesses. Her legal practice focuses on various aspects of corporate law and governance, general business transactions, and commercial real estate acquisition, development, construction, and financing. She has served as bond and company counsel to a variety of governmental and corporate clients. Inajo has particular expertise representing school districts in the provision and delivery of educational programming and services to disabled students. An active civic and community volunteer, she serves on the boards of several nonprofit organizations.
Ruth Moore (Law, 2001) writes: "I formed my own law firm -- Ruth Moore, P.C. -- to focus on appeals and other cases with interesting legal issues. I litigate cases in Colorado, California, and federal courts. I also provide freelance brief-writing services for trial attorneys and other practitioners." Ruth Moore, P.C. is located in Lakewood, CO. Ruth previously was Of Counsel to the Los Angeles law firm Weingarten Brown LLP.Submitted on Aug 23, 2014