Meet Our Team

INVESTMENT. DEVELOPMENT. MANAGEMENT. WE ARE EXPERIENCE IN ACTION.

EverWest combines a respected, experienced leadership team with experts in eight regional offices, creating a talented “boots on the ground” local presence that seeks out and executes on exceptional investments. At EverWest, people are the most important asset – from the investors and stakeholders we work with to the associates we partner with.

Michael Warren

Chief Legal Officer


1099 18th Street, Suite 2900
Denver, CO 80202


As Chief Legal Officer, Mike oversees EverWest’s enterprise legal function, manages outside counsel relationships and provides strategic direction on key contract negotiations, fiduciary, risk and government matters.   Mike is a member of EverWest’s Executive Leadership Team and Investment Committee. 

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

  • 15 years in commercial real estate legal matters and investments, including development, structured finance, corporate transactions, and joint ventures.  Served as General Counsel of McWhinney, a real estate firm with commercial, hospitality, and residential platforms.   Prior to that, he was Vice President & Assistant General Counsel at Vail Resorts, covering global mergers and acquisitions, real estate development, and land use approvals.  

FORMER EXPERIENCE

  • McWhinney – Senior Vice President & General Counsel
  • Vail Resorts – Vice President & Associate General Counsel
  • Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel; Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft

EDUCATION

  • Emory University School of Law – J.D.
  • Lehigh University – B.A. in Economics & Political Science

BOARD REPRESENTATION

  • Bravo! Vail Music Festival, Board of Trustees
  • Sage Hospitality, Enterprise Risk Management/Audit Committee of Board of Directors (2016-2020)

AFFILIATIONS

  • Colorado, New York, and New Jersey Bar; Association of Corporate Counsel
  • National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians