Title: Special Counsel

Office: (303) 861- 5300

Email: plarson@gvlslaw.com

Phillip K. Larson is special counsel to Glade Voogt Lord & Smith. Phil’s practice focuses on acquisition, disposition, development, financing, leasing, brokerage and title matters in commercial real estate transactions. Phil represents a number of homebuilding clients on all aspects of their business, including property acquisitions, development, seller contracts, warranty documentation and dispute resolution. In addition, Phil’s practice includes substantial corporate and business representation on behalf of a wide variety of small to medium sized businesses, including the purchase and sale of businesses. Phil has represented numerous title companies on underwriting and compliance issues and also has significant expertise in construction law, including construction contracts, engineering contracts and subcontractor agreements.

Phil previously worked as an associate attorney for law firms in Los Angeles and Washington, D.C., and as an associate and later partner for a mid-sized Denver law firm from 1996 until 2005. Phil formed Larson Bushell LLC with his law partner Michael Bushell in 2005 and has been special counsel to Glade Voogt Lord & Smith from that time.

Phil previously owned a title company, currently owns a real estate brokerage company and is an active real estate investor. Phil’s clients benefit from his real world business experience and entrepreneurial spirit.

Phil enjoys spending time with his family and being outside in the beautiful Colorado mountains while biking, hiking, camping and skiing.

Primary Practice Areas

  • Real Estate Law Practice
  • Business Law Practice

Bar & Court Admissions

State Bar Admissions

  • Active
    • Colorado
  • Inactive
    • California
    • Utah

Federal Court Admissions

  • District of Colorado
  • Central District of California
  • District of Utah


  • Pepperdine University School of Law, Malibu, California, 1993
    • J.D.
    • Honors: Cum Laude
    • Honors: Recipient Dean’s Scholarship and Gunnar Nicholson Endowed Scholarship
  • Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, 1990
    • B.A.
    • Honors: Recipient Presidential Scholarship
    • Major: Economics

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Colorado Bar Association
  • Denver Bar Association
  • Utah Bar Association
  • California Bar Association