Denver asks law firm to represent it in open records investigation

Denver is lawyering up in response to the district attorney’s review of potential criminal open records violations.

As part of a special counsel contract that was already in place, the city has asked Davis, Graham and Stubbs LLP to represent the city attorney’s office in the district attorney’s review of possible open records violations.

The city “has engaged DGS to represent the City concerning the Denver District Attorney’s inquiry regarding the subject Brian Maass CORA request,” wrote Nikki Holmlund in response to a request about whether the city has retained counsel in the case. Continue…