“As the President/CEO of the Castle Rock Chamber of Commerce I would highly recommend Folkestad Fazekas Barrick & Patoile. The partners of FFBP are very vested in our community & have utilized their legal skills to guide the Chamber and other organizations.” —Client Review
Ernie Fazekas served as President of the Castle Pines North Metropolitan District, Vice-President of the Castle Rock Downtown Advisory Commission, Advisory Director of Guaranty Bank, Co-Chairman of the Government Issues Committee of the Castle Rock Chamber of Commerce, Member of the Douglas County Storm Water Working Group and Founder, Director and Vice-President of the Douglas Land Conservancy.
He served as general counsel to several special districts, including Park Meadows Metropolitan District, Roxborough Village Metropolitan District, Deer Creek Metropolitan District, and Sedalia Water and Sanitation District. His broad range of experience and knowledge of the community allowed him to serve clients effectively and efficiently.
Mr. Fazekas achieved the highest possible ranking in the Martindale-Hubbell attorney rating system: AV-Preeminent Lawyer.
Following his retirement in 2016, he continued to be involved in numerous community activities and in mentoring other attorneys in our real estate, estate planning, special districts and transactions areas.
American Jurisprudence Award;Criminal Law
Federal Bar Associate Award
Juris Doctor awarded Cum Laude
Founder, Director, Vice President, Douglas County Land Conservancy (1987-2007)
Director Castle Rock Economic Development Council (1992-Present)
Vice-President, Castle Rock Downtown Advisory Commission (2006-Present)
Co-Chairman of the Governmental Issues Committee of the Castle Rock Chamber of Commerce (2006-Present)
Member of the Douglas County Storm Water Advisory Group (2006-Present)
Advisory Director, Guaranty Bank (2004-Present)
Board of Directors, Douglas County Education Foundation (1992-1995)
Director, President, Castle Pines North Metropolitan District (1988-1992)
Pennsylvania 1976, inactive
New Jersey 1978, inactive
American Bar Association
Colorado Bar Association
Douglas/Elbert Bar Association
University of Pittsburgh BA 1969; MA 1972; JD 1976)