Willy has been a real estate and business attorney for nearly 40 years. He has acted as a fiduciary in privately held companies and real estate firms, as well as for his own investments. He has acted as an Executor and Trustee, maintaining responsibility for the safekeeping and investment of substantial assets on behalf of a client family.
In addition to his law office, Willy is heavily involved in real estate development activities. He has been a Partner in residential and townhome developments in Aspen, Colorado and is also a Principal Partner, Officer, and Director of nine different restaurants throughout Colorado. As a Partner in each of these businesses, Willy has been and remains involved in concept development, site selection, site purchase and leasing, deal structure, policy decisions and implementation, as well as management oversight.
Willy earned his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Denver College of Law in 1972, and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of Denver School of Business Administration. He is also a licensed real estate broker in Colorado and holds licensure from the Colorado Supreme Court, the United States Court of Appeals Tenth Circuit and the United States District Court for Colorado. In addition to his many business activities, Willy served in the United States Army Reserve and the Colorado National Guard.