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Bryon G. Farnsworth

Partner-in-Charge, Denver

Bryon G. Farnsworth


T:+1 303 801 2757

Bryon Farnsworth regularly works on a variety of complex transactions, including multistate healthcare system issuances, master trust indenture amendments and restructurings, interest rate exchange agreements, private placements, commercial paper, and multi-modal variable rate products.  He has acted as bond counsel, borrower's counsel, underwriter's counsel, issuer's counsel and disclosure counsel on public finance matters involving governmental entities, 501(c)(3) borrowers, non-profit and for-profit senior living communities, and prepaid natural gas supply contracts.

Bryon joined the Denver office in 2012.  Prior to joining, Bryon was a member with Sherman & Howard L.L.C in Denver, Colorado.

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  • Education

    2000 - J.D., Harvard Law School
    1995 - B.A., summa cum laude, Political Science and Philosophy, College of Idaho

    During law school, Bryon was a Senior Editor of the Environmental Law Review.

    Bryon was admitted to practice law in Colorado in 2000.

  • Representative experience
    • Acted as bond and borrower's counsel for healthcare systems with facilities in California, Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Wisconsin, and Texas
    • Representation of underwriters in numerous financings for healthcare systems and senior living facilities throughout the United States
    • Restructurings of obligated group master trust indentures for non-profit healthcare systems
    • Prepaid natural gas supply contracts to supply municipal gas and electric utilities, including related commodity hedge contracts
  • Admissions
    • Colorado State Bar
  • Speaking engagements
    • Lecturer, National Association of Bond Lawyers Fundamentals of Municipal Bond Law Seminar, 2012
  • Memberships and activities
    • Colorado Bar Association, Member
    • Denver Bar Association, Member
    • National Association of Bond Lawyers, Member
    • Chair, Collaborative School Committee, Westerly Creek Elementary