The Construction and Real Estate Law Association hosted an informative panel for law students on February 28, 2006, on working as an attorney or a developer in the Real Estate field.Attorney Bruce Dierking of Packard and Dierking and Developer Dave Wedmore of Carmel Partners discussed the relative roles of the developer and attorney in modern real estate development.Mr. Dierking is a CU Law alumni known for obtaining entitlements for some of the most significant projects built in the Boulder region in recent years. He has worked on a wide variety of purchase and sale, leasing, and finance matters, as well as complex 1031 exchanges.Mr. Wedmore serves as Managing Partner of Acquisitions/Development for Carmel Partners. He is responsible for acquisitions, planning, approval, contract negotiation and construction management of multifamily operations in Denver and Washington, D.C.