Holly Stein Sollod - Holland & Hart LLP

Holly Stein Sollod

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2013

Ms. Sollod brings more than 29 years of complex commercial litigation and arbitration experience to her national trial practice, and she represents clients in virtually all aspects of securities litigation.

Ms. Sollod represents clients involved in individual suits and class actions under the Securities Act of 1933, the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Investment Company and Investment Advisors Acts of 1940 and state laws, SEC enforcement proceedings and investigations; internal corporate and audit committee investigations, PCAOB matters; and FINRA arbitrations and investigations. Her clients include financial services firms, broker-dealers, hedge funds, investment advisors, issuers, officers, directors, accounting firms, and public and private companies.

She is the recent past-Chair of Holland & Hart's Securities Litigation, Government Investigations and White Collar Defense practice group and former Chair of the firm's Business Litigation Group. She is a Fellow in the College of Commercial Arbitrators and Chair of the Colorado Bar Association, Securities Litigation Subcommittee.

Ms. Sollod also represents clients in a myriad of corporate governance disputes including arbitration and litigation dealing with internal organizational disputes and acts of malfeasance for majority and minority shareholders, partners, members, managers, trustees, executives, officers, and directors of publicly and closely held corporations. Her experience includes representation of clients in M & A litigation, shareholder derivative suits, fiduciary liability suits, corporate control disputes, operating agreement disputes, and corporate “divorce.” She has conducted internal investigations and has acted as counsel to Special Litigation Committees and Panels.

In addition, Ms. Sollod's trial practice includes complex commercial disputes involving claims of lender liability, violations of consumer protection statutes, RICO, COCCA, fraud, negligence, breach of contract, and breach of fiduciary duty.

Prior to joining Holland & Hart, Ms. Sollod was a Senior Attorney and Director of Disciplinary Hearings and Arbitrations for the American Stock Exchange, Inc. and practiced at a New York City law firm.

Cornell UniversityAB 1978New York University School of LawJ.D. 1981
College of Commercial ArbitratorsColorado Bar AssociationBoard of Arbitrators of the American Stock Exchange, the New York Stock Exchange, FINRA, and the American Arbitration Association since 1986National Board of Arbitrators/Mediators, National Research Exchange, Inc., Rapid ADR, resolving claims against research analysts, 2005 to presentSecurities Litigation Committee, The Securities Arbitration Subcommittee, White Collar Crime Committee, and the Class Action and Derivative Subcommittee of the American Bar AssociationSecurities Industry and Financial Markets Association – Compliance and Legal Division

Office Location

555 Seventeenth Street, Suite 3200
Denver, CO 80202-3979
United States


Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation
Securities / Capital Markets Law

Other Information

Gender: Female