Tia M. Zavaras is a Partner at Benson, Kerrane, Storz & Nelson, where her practice is devoted to the representation of homeowners and homeowner associations in construction defect litigation. Since 2007, Tia has contributed in the recovery of over $20 million for her clients. Tia is a detail-oriented attorney known for her direct, no-nonsense approach when managing her cases.
Tia earned her law degree at the University of Denver, and her undergraduate degree in social work at Arizona State University where she worked primarily with at-risk juveniles. Prior to joining Benson, Kerrane, Storz & Nelson, she represented civil plaintiffs in mass tort litigation, and criminal defendants. Tia’s practice includes a commitment to public service by regularly providing the Colorado community with pro-bono services as a victim advocate for sexual assault victims and victims of domestic violence. Tia also provides pro-bono services to homeowners and has appeared on the LawLine 9 panel. Tia lives in the South Denver area with her husband and kids.
Tia was named a Colorado Super Lawyers Rising Star in 2013 and 2014.
Licensed since 2004
|Associate||Bachus & Schanker, LLC||2009 - 2009|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Denver Bar Association||N/A||2003 - Present|
|Colorado Bar Association||N/A||2003 - Present|
|University of Denver Sturm College of Law||N/A||Law||2003|
|Arizona State University||Social Work||Bachelor of Science||1997|