Kansas City-based Spencer Fane LLP, which has a Denver office, has merged with Denver-based Berenbaum Weinshienk, effective today.

The combined law firm will keep the Spencer Fane name and grows the Spencer Fane footprint in Denver, Colorado Springs and Woodland Park, where Berenbaum Weinshienk's 30 attorneys have being doing business.

The merger was attractive to both firms, who say they each have a history of pairing clients with partner-level experience. The combination will more than double the Spencer Fane attorney count to 51 in the Denver market and increase the firm’s attorney count to more than 190 firm-wide, which represents the firm’s largest combination in recent years.

Spencer Fane chairman Pat Whalen said the two firms have a shared philosophy.

Read more at the Denver Business Journal: http://bit.ly/2gMIX2k