Risa Lynn Wolf-Smith - Holland & Hart LLP

Risa Lynn Wolf-Smith

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2012

Recognized as one of the leading bankruptcy practitioners in the Mountain West, Ms. Wolf-Smith chairs Holland & Hart's Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights Practice Group. Over the last 25 years, she has focused on bankruptcy, business reorganization, business workouts, receiverships, and creditors' rights.

Ms. Wolf-Smith represents secured lenders, creditors' committees, unsecured creditors, asset purchasers, landlords, franchisors, licensors, and receivers, and she has extensive experience in bankruptcy proceedings of all sizes in many jurisdictions. She has in-depth expertise in executory contracts and technology-related matters, and she has litigated complex intellectual property and franchise agreement disputes. Ms. Wolf-Smith has also frequently defended lender liability actions brought against secured lenders.

Colorado CollegeBA Stanford Law School J.D.
American Bankruptcy Institute Rocky Mountain Bankruptcy Conference and Advisory Board MemberMountain/Desert Network, International Women's Insolvency and Restructuring ConfederationColorado Chapter Turnaround Management Association

Office Location

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


Practice Areas

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law