Immediate Past Chair
Jody Harper Alderman
Jody Harper Alderman is a founding partner of Alderman Bernstein. Jody’s practice focuses primarily on eminent domain law, and she also does transactional and litigation work related to real estate.
Jody is highly recognized within the law field. She has been selected to Super Lawyers since 2014; she has been designated as one of the Best Lawyers in America for Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law each year since 2007. She is an AV Preeminent Rated Lawyer by Martindale-Hubbell. Jody has been selected as Best Lawyer’s Lawyer of the Year in Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law for 2022.
Jody has co-chaired the CLE International Annual Eminent Domain Conference since 2015, putting together a two-day continuing education program for eminent domain professionals, including lawyers, appraisers, and right-of-way professionals. Jody has argued cases to the Colorado Court of Appeals and the Colorado Supreme Court.
Along with her myriad professional accomplishments, Jody is passionate about giving back to her community. Jody is on the Board of Trustees for Holy Family High School in Broomfield, Colorado. Since 1999, she’s also volunteered with the Tennyson Center for Children at Colorado Christian Home, one of the Rocky Mountain region’s leading treatment centers and K-12 schools for emotionally and crisis-affected children and youth, particularly those suffering from abuse and neglect. Jody was on the Board of Directors of Tennyson Center from 2007 to 2014, during which time she also served as Chair of the Board for two years. She returned to the Board in 2016 and served as Chair of the Board from 2017-2021.