He assists clients with virtually all facets of real estate development, including purchase and sale contracts, annexation, zoning, subdivision, construction contracts, and infrastructure and development agreements. Mr. Borgel also works with developers of both conventional and alternative energy projects, such as pipelines, transmission lines, wind farms, and solar farms.
Prior to joining Holland & Hart, Mr. Borgel was of counsel with a small, sophisticated real estate firm in Denver and was general counsel for the developer of two mixed use projects totaling more than 5,500 acres. He also spent 10 years as Colorado counsel for the original developer of the 22,000 acre Highlands Ranch project in Douglas County, Colorado. In these roles, he served as a developer representative on numerous metropolitan district and homeowners association boards.
Mr. Borgel is a frequent speaker at industry and continuing legal education conferences.