DENVER, CO., June 22, 2010 – Founding Partner Caren Castle and Managing Attorney Deanna Westfall of Co.-based Castle Meinhold & Stawiarski, LLC., have both earned a place on the 2010 Colorado Super Lawyers Top 100 list.
Published annually since 1991, Super Lawyers magazine is a comprehensive and diverse listing of the top 5 percent of practicing attorneys in each state as selected by their peers. Spanning more than 60 distinct practice groups, the resource guide highlights attorneys who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.
2010 marks the fourth consecutive year that Ms. Castle, a founding partner and manager of the firm, has been recognized as a Super Lawyer. She is licensed to practice law in the States of Colorado and California. Ms. Castle is a member of the American Bar Association, the Colorado Bar Association, the Denver Bar Association and the California Bar Association and the Colorado Women’s Bar Association. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in political science, cum laude, from Occidental College in Los Angeles, California and her Juris Doctor degree, cum laude, from Southwestern University School of Law. Ms. Castle focuses her practice on the representation of default mortgage servicers. She speaks extensively to attorneys, mortgage and real estate professionals, housing counselors and others on such issues as foreclosure, The Federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act and loss mitigation. Currently Ms. Castle is on the Board of Directors and is vice president of the USFN. Additionally she serves on the legislative committee for the Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce.
Ms. Westfall is the managing bankruptcy attorney at Castle Meinhold Stawiarski. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in English and Sociology from Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri and her Juris Doctorate from the University of Colorado, Boulder. Ms. Westfall is currently the secretary/treasurer of the Business Law Section of the Colorado Bar Association and serves as a board member of CLE Colorado. She is an adjunct professor at the University of Colorado, teaching courses in Business Law and Bankruptcy. She is admitted to practice before the state and federal courts in Colorado. Ms. Westfall is also a member of the Colorado and Denver Bar Associations. She is a frequent speaker on bankruptcy and creditors rights for CLE Colorado and other organizations.
Denver, Colorado based Castle, Meinhold & Stawiarski, LLC provides expert legal representation, offering a wide range of legal services, including commercial, foreclosure, bankruptcy and mortgage related litigation in both state and federal courts. The firm represents clients through its offices in AZ, CO, NM, NV, UT and WY. For more information, please call 303-865-1400.