Nancy Agro, P.C.
700 Main Ave, Ste. K
Durango, CO 81301

Phone: (970) 422-2024

Nancy Agro, P.C.

About Us


Nancy attended both college and law school at the University of Georgia, graduating Phi Beta Kappa, Cum Laude and with General Honors. After receiving her Juris Doctor, Cum Laude, in May of 1993, Nancy began her career as a law clerk for the Honorable Morris J. Sandstead, in the Boulder District Court. After completing her clerkship, Nancy began private practice which focuses on:
  • Real Estate: including real estate acquisition, holding entities, sales, loans, due diligence, easements and landlord/tenant matters
  • Small Business: including choice of entity, contracts, operating agreements, leases, and negotiations
  • Water: including acquisition of water rights, plans of augmentation, ditch and ditch rights, and easements
Nancy has also taught the Legal Environment of Business, at Fort Lewis College, as an adjunct professor, she served on the La Plata County Water Policy Task Force and she is a member of the Southwest Colorado Bar Association.
Bar Admissions:
  • State of Colorado Bar - 1994
  • United States District Court for the District of Colorado - 1995
  • United States Supreme Court - 2002
Major Clients Include:
  • Animas Consolidated Ditch Company
  • Animas Water Company
  • Florida Mesa Ditch Companies
  • Florida Water Conservancy District
  • Homeowners Associations
  • King Consolidated Ditch Company
  • Morrison Consolidated Ditch Company
  • Non-Profits including Trails 2000 and the La Plata
  • Homes Fund
  • Private Landowners
  • Real Estate Holding Entities
  • Various Other Individual and Corporate Clients
The Durango Herald has published Nancy’s articles on water law issues in the Southwest. You can view these articles by clicking on the following links:

Ditch use requires communication and understanding
Ballot measures would upend Colo.’s water law

Nancy has argued several cases to the Colorado Supreme Court. You can view these cases by clicking on the links below:

Shell Western E & P, Inc. v. Dolores County Board of Commissioners, 948 P.2d 1002
Southern Ute Indian Tribe v. King Consolidated Ditch Company, et. al, 250 P.3d 1226
Nancy Has Been Awarded With:
  • American Jurisprudence Award for Highest Grade in Constitutional Law
  • American Jurisprudence Award for Highest Grade in Equitable Remedies
  • Legal Environmental Assistance Foundation's 1993 Honor Roll for Litigation Assistance
  • Ossawba Award for Achievement in Law, the Environment and the Arts
  • Welborne B. Cody Scholarship, for Academic Achievement