Mark A. Hermundstad


Mark retired from the firm in December 2016 after more than 36 years practicing law. During this time, he practiced water law, advised clients in their general business operations, drafted contracts, assisted in real estate transactions, and provided legal counsel to local government agencies. Mark was highly regarded by his colleagues and widely respected in the community. He held the AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®; the highest peer rating standard in the industry, ranking him at the highest level of professional excellence for his legal knowledge, communication skills and ethical standards. During his years of practice, he was included in The Best Lawyers in America© in the field of Water Law and named the Best Lawyers® Water Law “Lawyer of the Year” in Western Colorado. Although Mark plans on spending more time with his family, he will serve as in-house counsel for the Ute Water Conservancy District. The firm thanks Mark for his leadership, dedication and wisdom throughout the years, and wishes him the very best in his new endeavors.