Rebecca B. "Becky" DeCook

Rebecca B. "Becky" DeCook


Moye White LLP

Recognized since 2008

Denver, Colorado

Practice Areas

Communications Law

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Becky is an experienced commercial litigator who counsels and represents clients on employment, communications, and energy-related matters. She is a recognized expert on employment, telecommunications and energy matters. For more than 25 years she has represented business clients in arbitrations, mediations, state and federal court proceedings, and a variety of administrative proceedings before federal, state and local government agencies, including:

  • The Equal Opportunity Commission;
  • The Department of Labor;
  • The Federal Energy Commission;
  • The Federal Communications Commission;
  • The Colorado Civil Rights Division;
  • The Colorado Department of Labor; and
  • Numerous state public utility commissions.

As co-chair of the firm’s employment group, Becky represents and counsels businesses on employment and labor relations matters, including:

  • discrimination;
  • discipline;
  • FMLA;
  • ADA;
  • harassment;
  • wrongful discharge;
  • drug and alcohol;
  • handbooks and policies;
  • agreements;
  • performance management;
  • wage and hour issues;
  • workplace investigations;
  • training and audits;
  • worker safety; and
  • employee organization.

She has represented companies in employment litigation in federal and state courts, as well as federal and state administrative agencies.

With an in-depth knowledge of administrative law and regulations, Becky regularly counsels business clients, offering strategic guidance on legal and regulatory compliance, leasing and contract negotiations, drafting and dispute resolution, zoning and municipal permitting approvals.

In her closely-related energy practice, Becky represents and counsels clients on intercompany disputes and regulatory matters, and assists with a variety of industry-related contracts for advanced energy projects, including:

  • land acquisition and lease agreements;
  • interconnection and transmission agreements;
  • engineering;
  • procurement and construction agreements;
  • operation and maintenance agreements;
  • supply agreements, power purchase agreements;
  • service contracts; and
  • operating agreements.

Location

  • 1400 Sixteenth Street, Sixth Floor
    Denver, CO 80202-1486

Languages

  • English

Education

  • Pace University , Juris Doctor, graduated 1985
  • Purdue University, B.A.

Bar Admissions

  • Colorado, 1985
  • North Dakota, 2014

Affiliations

  • American Bar Association - Member
  • Colorado Bar Association - Member

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court - District of Colorado
  • United States Court of Appeals, 10th Circuit

Moye White LLP
Headquarters: Denver, Colorado

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Named "Lawyer of the Year" by Best Lawyers® for:

  • Communications Law, Denver (2021)
  • Communications Law, Denver (2018)
  • Communications Law, Denver (2016)

Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2022 for work in:

  • Communications Law

Special Focus

  • Litigation
  • Regulatory
  • Telecommunications
  • Wireless

Awards:

  • Benchmark Ligitgation: Labor & Employment Star, 2021
  • Lawyer of the Year, Best Lawyers®: Communications Law, 2016, 2018, & 2021
  • 5280 Magazine Top Communications and Technology Lawyer, 2015-2020
  • Benchmark Litigation: Local Litigation Star - General Commercial Litigation, 2020 - 2021; Labor & Employment, 2021

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