Laney is an attorney on Confluent’s Legal Team. In this role, she plays an active part in company-wide development teams, managing many aspects of such projects as real property acquisition and disposition, project financing, lease and contract management, corporate and loan compliance, process improvement, and supporting business functions across the company.
Before joining Confluent, Laney acted as a shareholder in private practice representing various commercial clients and participating in transactions both on a local and national basis, including: representing a variety of entities overseeing contract processes, representing clients in complex business transactions, as well as creating and maintaining internal compliance and data privacy procedures. Her experience also includes serving many years as the Compliance Officer at a Denver-based registered investment advisory firm where she oversaw the firm’s publicly traded business development funds, focusing on pre-IPO trading. Prior to her role as Compliance Officer, Laney worked at a Cherry Creek based boutique law firm, focusing primarily on the firm’s construction litigation matters.
Laney holds a juris doctorate from the University of Denver, Sturm College of Law, and a bachelor’s degree in Technical Journalism from Colorado State University. She is affiliated with several professional and non-profit organizations.