Attorneys Steven Louis-Prescott Shareholder
Steven Louis-Prescott joined Hamre, Rodriguez, Ostrander & Dingess, P.C. in 2019 and became a shareholder in 2021. Previously, he practiced for six years at a Denver law firm that specialized in oil and gas matters on behalf of landowners. In addition to bringing oil and gas expertise to the firm, Mr. Louis-Prescott brought extensive litigation and transactional experience that translates well into the firm’s eminent domain and condemnation and real property and land use practices.
Mr. Louis-Prescott maintains his oil and gas practice, continuing to represent landowners on a wide array of issues, including oil and gas leasing, surface use agreements, pipeline easements, mineral rights sales, mineral title disputes, royalty payments, spacing and pooling, environmental contamination and remediation, surface and mineral trespass, and state and local oil and gas regulation. He also represents clients with other issues related to the land, including eminent domain and condemnation, property ownership and boundary disputes, real estate sales, road use and access rights, and renewable energy land use. His clients include cities and counties, districts, farmers, ranchers, individual and corporate mineral owners, homeowners, associations, real estate developers, and overriding royalty owners.
Mr. Louis-Prescott has represented clients before State and Federal District Courts, the Colorado Court of Appeals, the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals, and the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission. He has been a law school guest lecturer on oil and gas law and regulation in Colorado. He has also completed requisite coursework to receive a mediation certification and offers mediation services for oil and gas related matters.
Mr. Louis-Prescott graduated from the University of Michigan with degrees in geology and psychology in 2009. He took a year off to work for the U.S. Forest Service in western Colorado before attending the University of Colorado for law school. While in law school, Mr. Louis-Prescott interned for the Honorable George Carem Steeh at the United Stated District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan and for the Colorado Attorney General’s Office in the Consumer Protection Section. He earned his J.D. in 2013 and is licensed to practice law in Colorado and Wyoming.