Maxie J. Hohnstein

maxie hohnstein Maxie Hohnstein joined the firm in March of 2017. Her practice focuses on commercial and civil litigation.  Ms. Hohnstein previously practiced in Nebraska, where she developed a varied civil litigation and transactional practice.

Practice Areas


  • Doctor of Jurisprudence, Golden Gate University School of Law (2007)
  • Intellectual Property Law Specialization Certificate with Distinction, Golden Gate University School of Law (2007)
  • Honors Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies, summa cum laude, Oregon State University Honors College (2002)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Member, El Paso County Bar Association (2017)
  • Member, Colorado Bar Association (2014)
  • Past Secretary, Board of Directors, Panhandle Humane Society
  • Past Secretary, Board of Directors, NEXT Young Professionals
  • Past Vice-Chair, CAPstone Child Advocacy Center (2012-2014)
  • Past Board of Directors, United Way of Western Nebraska

Court Admissions

  • United States District Court for the District of Colorado (2017)
  • Colorado State Courts (2016)
  • Nebraska State Courts (2008)

Bar Admissions

  • Colorado (2016)
  • Nebraska (2008)
  • California (2007)

Other Distinctions

  • Visionary Rising Star Award, Scottsbluff/Gering United Chamber of Commerce (2011)

Professional Experience

  • Sparks Willson (2017-Present)
  • Sorensen, Hahn & Browning, P.C.; Scottsbluff, Nebraska (2009-2016)


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