Kevin Bemis has a diverse background in commercial and employment law, both in-house and with a leading litigation firm. Prior to joining Lewis Kuhn Swan PC in the firm’s Denver office, he was General Counsel and Director of Operations for an established Denver-area construction firm where he gained extensive experience with contract drafting and negotiations, regulatory compliance, independent contractor and operations management, and employee policy development. Kevin also worked for over eight years with a large litigation firm in Denver. At that firm, Kevin practiced complex civil and employment litigation throughout the United States.
Kevin is known by his peers as a creative advocate who supports his legal advice with practical business acumen. Clients, from individuals to growing businesses, find him to be approachable and always willing to help them understand complex legal issues and their rights. He was selected as a “Top 40 Under 40” by the National Trial Lawyers and was twice selected as a Super Lawyers Rising Star.
Kevin enjoys providing legal counsel for clients in a wide range of commercial transaction and litigation matters, including contract drafting and negotiations, entity formation and corporate governance, commercial leasing, employment discrimination, wage and hour disputes, joint ventures, employee policies, fraud, independent contractor relationships, construction disputes, and personal injury matters. In addition to working as in-house counsel in the construction industry, Kevin serves clients in manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, securities, legal cannabis, property management and leasing, consumer retail, oil/gas, licensing, consumer and legal services, and auto sales. He serves as outside general counsel to a number of businesses.
A Colorado native, Kevin divides his time between Denver and Summit County so that he can enjoy the outdoors with his family as often as possible. Kevin is an avid skier, cyclist, and yoga student. Kevin is currently accepting clients in the Denver metro area, Colorado Springs, Pueblo, Castle Rock, Summit and Eagle Counties (Frisco, Silverthorne, Breckenridge, Dillon, and Vail), and nearby Colorado areas. Kevin, who has lived throughout Europe, is fluent in French and is pleased to serve French-speaking clients.