Edward W. Nottingham

Edward W. Nottingham – Top Attorney

Denver, CO — Edward W. Nottingham is being recognized by Continental Who’s Who as a Top Attorney for his professional excellence in the field of Law, and his unmatched dedication to serving the community through his legal practice.

Edward W. Nottingham

Attorney Edward W. Nottingham has led a remarkable career of service for 47 years and continues to provide the highest standard of professionalism as an owner, mediator, arbitrator, court-appointed special master, and lawyer of his private practice. Edward W. Nottingham, LLC has been established since 2009. As a mediator, Mr. Nottingham has mediated disputes in the areas of insurance, civil rights claims against public entities, disputes between public entities, disputes under the Fair Labor Standards Act, labor/employment/discrimination lawsuits, disputes involving federal election laws, breach of trust and fiduciary duty claims, commercial law disputes, disputes between business entities, and class actions. He has arbitrated disputes involving oil, gas, and carbon dioxide exploration, labor/employment/discrimination matters, construction matters, and investment disputes before the International Center for the Settlement of Investment Disputes. As a lawyer/litigation consultant, he has participated in cases, mock trial proceedings, and mock appellate proceedings involving mass torts, Federal Tort Claims Act, class actions, complex criminal proceedings, federal tax litigation, federal securities litigation, federal labor/employment/discrimination litigation, insurance, antitrust, and patent matters. Furthermore, as a Special Master, he has also been appointed in discovery and similar disputes in Colorado state and federal courts.

In preparation for his acclaimed career, Mr. Nottingham received an AB degree in Government and History and graduated magna cum laude in 1969 at Cornell University – College of Arts and Sciences.

His legal career began after he earned his Juris Doctor in 1972 at the University of Colorado Law School, where he also served as a member of The Order of the Coif Legal Honor Society and editor of the University of Chicago Law Review. Following graduation, he gained admittance to practice in the state of Colorado in 1972, the U.S. District Court of Colorado in 1972, and the U.S. Court of Appeals (10th circuit) in 1973.

Throughout his extensive career, Mr. Nottingham has served proudly in the United States Justice System and within the legal community. Prior to his current practice, he was a Chief Judge for the United States District Court of Colorado, an assistant United States attorney with the U.S. Department of Justice, and a partner at Beckner & Nottingham, and Sherman & Howard.  He served in his clerkship for Judge Arraj, who served as his mentor, between 1972 and 1973. Additionally, he has held special positions as a member of the Judicial Conference of the U.S. Committee on Automation and Technology from 1994 to 2000, and as chairman of the committee from 1997 to 2000.  Furthermore, he has served as a federal court consultant and intends to continue consulting services for many years.

To stay abreast of the latest developments in his field, Mr. Nottingham maintains active memberships with the American Bar Association, the Colorado Bar Association, and the Denver Bar Association.

Mr. Nottingham dedicates this honorable recognition in the memory of Judge Richard P. Matsch.