DENVER – Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP announces that Abby Harder, Daniel Salgado and Delany Steele have joined the firm’s Denver office as associates.
Harder brings experience in civil and municipal law, discovery and appellate issues to the Litigation practice group. Prior to joining the firm, she served as a summer associate at Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie, completed externships with Chief Justice Nancy E. Rice, Colorado Supreme Court, and Judge John Stavely, Boulder County Court, as well as a clerkship in a private law practice. Harder earned her J.D., Order of the Coif, from the University of Colorado Law School, and her bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Colorado State University.
Salgado is an associate in the Intellectual Property practice group, with experience in engineering and medical research, as well as litigation and contracts. Prior to joining the firm, he was a judicial extern for the Hon. Judge Jimmie V. Reyna, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit in Washington, D.C., and completed clerkships and internships in Arizona and New York.
Before entering law, Salgado was a math instructor for Teach for America, and a research intern at the Translational Genomics Research Institute in Phoenix. He earned his J.D. from the Georgetown University Law Center, a M.Ed., in Math Instruction, Arizona State University, and bachelor’s in Engineering Management from the University of Arizona.
Delany Steele also joins the Litigation practice group. Her experience includes assisting with complex commercial litigation while serving as a law clerk at Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie and another private practice, and completing legal internships in the Colorado Fifth Judicial District Attorney’s Office and at Liberty Media Corporation. She earned her J.D. from the University of Colorado Law School and bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, from the University of Colorado at Denver.