Tim Shannon

Tim advises his clients through the complexities of corporate governance, entity selection, business structures, and succession planning. Through his work, Tim strives to balance liability mitigation concerns against practical business needs and efficiency goals.

Prior to joining BBG, Tim began his legal career at Hutchinson Black and Cook, LLC in Boulder, Colorado, where his practice focused on entity formations, mergers and acquisitions, real estate transactions, and general, transactional corporate work. Throughout his career, Tim has built meaningful relationships with his clients and always aspires to become a trusted business advisor to those that he works with.


During law school, Tim graduated in the top 5% of his class with a certificate in taxation and gained meaningful experience through his externship with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission.


When not at work, Tim can be found playing the guitar with his garage band and enjoying the beautiful Colorado outdoors with his wife and their golden retriever.

Tim Shannon




Representative Experience

  • Advised a regional general contractor through the process of transferring company ownership from the company‚Äôs founders to a group of employees, allowing the founders to liquidate their ownership interests while simultaneously setting up their employees for future success.
  • Established a complex corporate structure, including the creation of investment entities and subsidiaries, to mitigate liability risks and address business needs. This process included negotiations with investors, founders, and independent contractors.
  • Guided a purchaser through a successful asset purchase transaction in the technology space, including advice on entity selection and formation, the due diligence process, and indemnification negotiations.


  • Colorado
  • Minnesota


  • Juris Doctorate; Certificate in Taxation, University of Colorado Law School, Boulder, CO
  • Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Practice Areas

  • External General Counsel
  • Real Estate & Development
  • Corporate Governance
  • Mergers and Acquisitions