- 1st year in Industry: 2008
Zach Warkentin is a lifelong Coloradan and small business owner who has forged successful careers in the legal and creative spaces. He represents companies and creatives in a wide range of industries and corporate stages, and routinely advises clients on effective and efficient solutions to complex legal problems.
Zach is admitted to practice in Colorado state courts and the United States District Court of Colorado. He is a co-owner of the Denver production house, The Armory Denver, and the Chair Emeritus of the Colorado Bar Association’s Entertainment and Sports Law Section’s Executive Committee. Zach is also an assistant professor in Music Law at the University of Colorado-Denver, and currently a Board Member of the Colorado Business Development Foundation. Zach was also the Colorado Business Committee for the Arts’ 2020 Volunteer Attorney of the Year.
Zach is a frequent speaker and author, with published articles and presentations covering an array of corporate and intellectual property topics. He is a graduate of the University of Denver Sturm College of Law, where he was the President of the Sports and Entertainment Law Society, an editor for the Sports and Entertainment Law Journal, and an intellectual property fellow at Platypi, Inc., a turnkey entertainment representation group. Zach is also a founding member for four music groups, most recently, OHNOKHAN, and has shared the stage with numerous, renowned acts, such as Empire of the Sun, Digable Planets, Bonerama, Kid Cudi, Chali 2na, the Motet, Zion-I, and DJ Abilities. During undergrad at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, Zach was an illustrator and political cartoonist for The Daily Tar Heel.