Valerie Bromley helps clients navigate complex real estate transactions. She has extensive experience representing both Tenants and Landlords in negotiating complex commercial, office and industrial/warehouse leases and lease disputes in the United States, Mexico, Brazil, and Canada.
As a partner in the firm’s Real Estate Group, Valerie’s practice focuses primarily on real estate transactions including:
- Acquisitions and dispositions (from contract through closing)
- Drafting and negotiating leases
- Due diligence review
- Title evaluation
- Construction contracts
- Real estate financing
- Land use and zoning matters
- All aspects of development
In addition to her practice at Messner Reeves, Valerie was in-house counsel for a global REIT where her focus included negotiating leases and development agreements with global e-commerce customers, negotiating vendor and consultant contracts, developing and implementing training for new field personnel, and performing risk analysis necessary for corporate mergers and national platform acquisitions.
Prior to joining Messner Reeves, Valerie practiced at a boutique firm where she acted as general counsel to several metropolitan districts on large development projects in the State of Colorado. Her role included assisting in negotiating annexation agreements, entitlement agreements, revenue sharing agreements with cities and counties, negotiating agreements with CDOT and RTD regarding construction and financing for interchanges and light rail lines and drafting, reviewing and negotiating documents related to public financing for new development and redevelopment projects.
Valerie received her LEED® accreditation in 2009, and has used her knowledge and experience to represent clients who are focused on green building and sustainability initiatives.
Outside of the office, Valerie enjoys spending time with family and friends, hiking, and volunteering in her community.
Washburn University School of Law, J.D. with Honors, 1999
Kansas Wesleyan University, B.A., Business Management and Finance, 1996
- Colorado Bar Association
- Denver Bar Association
- American Bar Association
2010 CREW Denver Member of the Year award
Publications and Speaking Engagements
Member of Eastern Hills Strategic Advisory Board
Former board member of Colorado Lending Source
Former member and committee chair of Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) Denver
Former member of Cherry Creek School District Facilities Planning Committee
- Prologis, 2017-2020
- Messner Reeves, LLP, 2006-2017 (Partner 2013-2017, Associate 2006-2013)
- McGeady Sisneros, P.C., 2003-2006 Contract Attorney, 2001-2003
- Moss, Codilis, Stawiarski, Morris, Schneider & Prior, LLP., 1999-2001