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Peter B Goldstein

Litigation Attorney at Denver, CO

3.5   2 reviews
  • Licensed for 40 years
    State CO
    Acquired 1983
    Active No misconduct found

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Peter Goldstein has been a licensed attorney in Colorado since 1983 and is a member of both State and Federal Bars. He is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell (the highest rating available) and is currently the CBA Chair of the CBA/DBA Professionalism Coordinating Council. Peter is currently Special Counsel with The Harris Law Firm and is practicing from the firm's downtown Denver office.


Professional Recognition

Certificate of Recognition from the Colorado Legislature for contribution to the community

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Colorado Supreme Court
  •  U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado and 10th Circuit Court of Appeals

Bar Leadership

  • Current CBA Chairman, CBA/DBA Professionalism Coordinating Counsel
  •  Member, Chief Justice’s Commission on Professional Development
  •  Member, Colorado Supreme Court, Hearing Board
  •  Colorado Bar Fellow
  •  Past Chair, CBA Legal Fee Arbitration Committee
  •  Past Member, CBA Ethics Committee
  •  Past Member, Arbitrator, American Arbitration Association

Reported Cases

  •  ICG Denver, LLC v. Samantha Mueting, 13CA2102 (. 1, 2014) (Unpublished)
  •  Castle Rock Bank v. Team Transit, LLC, 292 P.3d 1077, 2012 COA 125 (. 5, 2012)

 LeFebvre v. Winter Meadows Ass'n, Ltd., 59 F.3d 178 (10th Cir. 1995) (Unpublished)

 Memberships and Affiliations

  •  Board Member and Program Director, Colorado Health Information and Management Systems Society
  •  Member, American Radio Emergency Service (ARES), Call Sign: KG0WN, General Class Ham Radio License
  •  Black Belt, Taekwon Do


  •  Daniels College of Business, University of Denver, Executive MBA
  •  Hofstra University School of Law, Juris Doctor


Articles Editor, International Property Investment Journal

Clerk for The Hon. David Francis Jordan, U.S. Magistrate, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York.

  •  Williams College, B.A., Psychology
  •  National Merit Scholarship Finalist

 Publications and Presentations


  •   Lawyers' Liability for Attorney's Fees Awarded Against Clients, (12 Colo. Law. 1638, October 1983), Vol. 12, No. 10, Pg. 1638
  •  An Introduction to the CBA Ethics Committee. (9 Colo. Law. 21, January 1992)
  •  Co-Author, Journal of Academic Medical Institutions
  •  Co-Author of the WEDI/SNIP Privacy Policies and Procedure White Paper and articles in numerous professional publications


Presenter at conferences of, or provided training to:

  •  Blue Cross Blue Shield Association Ethics and Compliance Conference
  •  National Association of State Budget Officers (NASBO) Annual Conference
  •  Insurance and Accounting Systems Association (IASA),
  •  Yale-New Haven Health Systems
  •  Kansas City Medical Center
  •  Jewish Hospital and Healthcare Services
  •  National Plan Automation Group Annual Conference
  •  Wellpoint
  •  Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska
  •  University of Chicago Medical School
  •  University of Colorado Medical School
  •  Colorado Women’s Bar Association Conference, CLE Marketing Presentation

 Pro Bono

  •  Channel 7 Everyday Hero Award Recipient
  •  Co-Founder and Co-Chairman of A Group of Friends, a charitable organization
  •  Board Member, Douglas/Elbert County Taskforce


The Harris Law Firm
1125 17th Street
Suite 450
Denver, CO, 80202

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Posted by Allan | March 23, 2017
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
The right lawyer for the job!
If you are in the need of the professional services of an attorney. The key to finding the right legal representation, it seems to me, is finding a person that is both expertly qualified in the field of law that is the core of your legal issue, and that you can connect with personally. A person you are going to feel comfortable with at not just from a legal perspective, but also comfortable at a interpersonal level of communication as well. In my case after years of fighting with my HOA, I have finally gotten the full support of the local sheriff department. If this sounds at all like the kind of legal help that you are looking for, then. I most highly recommend Peter B. Goldstein Esq. Sincerely, Allan L. P Client
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Posted by Amy | July 16, 2019
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| Hired Attorney
Not for me
I had good recommendations for Mr. Goldstein from two sources, and chose him for my divorce attorney due to his reputation for being pragmatic, and tough. To my surprise, my discussions with my husband went smoothly and we agreed on everything. We are both educated, processionals. I wished to save money, and not file unnecessary paperwork, etc. Initially, Mr. Goldstein hesitantly worked with me, however we ultimately had a difference of opinion when I did not feel certain motions needed to be filed out of "an abundance of caution" in his words. I have been through the process previously, and have friends who are attorneys. Therefore, due to the fact that things were very amicable, I did not feel "an abundance of caution" was necessary. The response I received was incredibly unprofessional and condescending. I could not believe that someone in his position, who deals with individuals in delicate, emotional situations daily, would speak to a client in such a manner. He browbeat me with motions passed as to how he had the right to proceed in my case how he wished, without informing me or discussing it with me. Essentially, how he had the right to spend my money how he chose, and then ask for more of course. He may be the attorney for someone with deep pockets, who doesn't mind being insulted during a sensitive time, but not for me.
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  • Retainer Always
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card


AVVO RATING 7.1 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Special Counsel
  • The Harris Law Firm
  • 2017 - Present
  • Of Counsel
  • Gubbels Law Office
  • 2009 - 2016
  • Of Counsel
  • Jester and Gibson, LLP
  • 2006 - 2009
  • COO
  • Kennedy Childs & Fogg, PC
  • 2005 - 2006
  • Executive and Sr. Manager
  • Capgemini U.S.
  • 1997 - 2005
  • CEO
  • Healthcare Specialists
  • 1995 - 1997
  • Managing Partner
  • Goldstein and Stoorman, P.C.
  • 1993 - 1995
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  • Hofstra University
  • JD
  • 1983
  • Daniel's College of Business
  • Denver University
  • N/A
  • Williams College, B.A., Psychology
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • N/A

Sample of Legal Cases

  • ICG Denver, LLC v. Samantha Mueting
  • Prevailed on Appeal
  • Brewer v. Taylor
  • Prevailed on Appeal
  • Castle Rock Bank v. Team Transit, LLC, 292 P.3d 1077 (Colo.App.Div. 5, 2012)
  • Prevailed at trial and in defending the trial court's ruling on appeal.
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  • Colorado Bar Foundation
  • N/A

Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2017
  • Top Lawyer
  • The Legal Network
  • 2017
  • Top Lawyer
  • The Legal Network
  • 2016
  • Top Lawyer
  • The Legal Network
  • 2015
  • Top Lawyer
  • The Legal Network
  • 2014
  • National Merit Scholarship Finalist
  • Williams College
  • N/A
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  • Denver Business Journal
  • What Happens if I Win a Judgment in a Colorado Family Law Matter and I Don’t Get Paid?
  • 2017
  • The Colorado Lawyer
  • An Introduction to the CBA Ethics Committee. (9 Colo. Law. 21, January 1992)
  • 1992
  • Colorado Lawyer
  • • Lawyers' Liability for Attorney's Fees Awarded Against Clients, (12 Colo. Law. 1638, October 1983), Vol. 12, No. 10, Pg. 1638
  • 1983

Speaking Engagements

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HIPAA and Privacy Regulations
  • N/A

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Denver Litigation Lawyer Peter B Goldstein
Peter B Goldstein
Litigation Attorney
Denver, CO
Licensed for 40 years