Wheeler Trigg O'Donnell Adds Three Associates

05.28.2004

DENVER - The Denver-based trial law firm of Wheeler Trigg O’Donnell LLP welcomes the addition of three new associates: Steven M. Kelso, Alma M. Lugtu, and Amy E. Gresh.

Prior to joining Wheeler Trigg O’Donnell as an associate, Steven M. Kelso served in the United States Air Force for over six years as a litigator and legal advisor to senior military leaders on issues as diverse as government contracts, hospital management, and employment law.  Mr. Kelso graduated cum laude from the University of Notre Dame Law School in 1997.  He has a B.S. in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Colorado.

Alma M. Lugtu was with the Chicago office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP for 18 months before joining Wheeler Trigg O’Donnell as an associate.  She has litigation experience in commercial contracts, unfair trade practices, and intellectual property.  Ms. Lugtu graduated cum laude from DePaul University College of Law in 2002.  She holds a B.A. in English from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Amy E. Gresh came to Wheeler Trigg O’Donnell as an associate following two years with the San Francisco office of Clifford Chance.  She has experience in securities fraud class actions, shareholder derivative suits, corporate internal investigations, commercial contract and intellectual property disputes, and product liability litigation.  In 2002, Ms. Gresh received a joint degree in law from the University of Chicago Law School and in business from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business.  Her undergraduate degree in Economics is from Princeton University.