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Evan Lipstein

Litigation Attorney at Lakewood, CO

4.9   7 reviews
  • Licensed for 49 years
    State CO
    Acquired 1974
    Active No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

About Evan

Learn Evan’s areas of practice.

Practice areas
  1. Litigation
    Above all else, Evan is a trial lawyer who litgates many types of cases in both state and federal courts.

  2. Lawsuits and disputes
    As a premier litigator in Colorado, Evan knows how complicated legal disputes can be. Each situation is unique. Call him today to discuss your situation further.

  3. Construction and development
    Evan has a degree in architecture in addition to his law degree. He represents owners, contractors and design professionals in mechanics' lien and construction defect cases.

  4. Arbitration
    Evan is an arbitrator for the American Arbitration Association and the National Arbitration Forum. He arbitrates construction, employment and commercial cases.

  5. Land use and zoning
    Evan has a degree in architecture in addition to his law degree. He has served on the Lakewood Planning Commission. He can help with any planning or zoning issue.

Evan S. Lipstein has been named a Colorado Super Lawyer for several years. This designation is only given to the top 5 percent of attorneys in the state as chosen by their peers The list of  Colorado Super Lawyers is based on surveys of more than 13,000 lawyers across the state. The goal is to select as Super Lawyers the top 5 percent of Colorado attorneys in more than 60 practice areas. The list of Colorado Super Lawyers is published annually in the April issues of 5280 Magazine and Law and Politics Magazine.

In addition, Mr. Lipstein has served on the Lakewood City Planning Commission reviewing new projects. He has served as an arbitrator for cases involving employment and construction law, and as a condemnation commissioner awarding compensation to landowners. With an excellent reputation throughout the local court system, Mr. Lipstein's integrity brings credibility to all arguments he makes on his clients' behalf.

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Evan Lipstein
12600 W Colfax Av Suite C-400
Lakewood, CO, 80215


4.9 / 5.0
  7 customer reviews
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Posted by Chester | August 27, 2018
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
President, AJI
Evan has been nothing short of excellent in over 25 years dealing with all of our corporate legal issues. We have 5 entities that he has among other things, formulated sales agreements, issuance of stock certificates, buy/sell agreements, collections, and State of Colorado Secretary of State compliance. He has always offered reasonable advice to help our multiple ownership team make practical decisions in all aspects over the years.
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Posted by B. | August 23, 2018
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| Consulted Attorney
Evan is our business attorney and we call him on an as needed basis. He has always been very knowledgeable and helpful in responding to our inquires.
Posted by John | August 22, 2018
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Evan has been extremely easy to talk to, explains what we need to know, listens to our input and ideas on how to proceed, and clearly explains our options and the possible scenarios that could arise. He has been very cost effective in helping us get paid money due on a number of different projects
Posted by James | August 22, 2018
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| Hired Attorney
Wolyniec vs Pinnacle Mountain Homes
Evan did a great job. He was able to negotiate with PMH and their lawyers to get a written settlement that worked for me and kept it out of court!! He was also very fair in his billing.
Posted by anonymous | April 30, 2011
from a friend and client
Evan has been a longtime friend and even a customer of mine in (HVAC) so when I needed a lawyer I could trust and who would do his best for my case I went directly to him for help. He fulfilled my needs completely and maximized my return from my accident. Thank You
Posted by Doug & Katy | April 16, 2011
Satisfied Client
Mr. Lipstein represented us in a civil lawsuit in 2010 and 2011. We are very conservative, and to pursue legal representation was a very exceptional action on our part. We initially confirmed the budgeted amount that we had reserved for his fees. His fees were very explicit, fair, and he kept within our budget. Mr. Lipstein should be commended for his immediate responses to our questions and to the court. He represented us very professionally and his knowledge of law was definitely an asset to our suit. We won our case and feel that his performance should be lauded.
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Posted by Ed | August 23, 2018
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| Hired Attorney
Great lawyer
Did a terrific job in a jury trial in personal injury case - we won! He's a good, practical lawyer.
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  • Hourly Rates $ 300-350 per hour
  • Contingency 30%-40%
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card


AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)


  • University of California at Los Angeles School of Law
  • J.D.
  • 1974
  • University of California - Berkeley
  • B. Arch.
  • 1969


  • American Arbitration Association
  • Commercial, Construction and Employment Arbitrator
  • N/A
  • National Arbitration Forum
  • Arbitrator
  • N/A
  • First Judicial District Bar Association
  • President
  • 2009 - 2009
  • Colorado Bar Association
  • Vice President
  • 1996 - 1997
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Award of Merit
  • First Judicial District Bar Association
  • 2010
  • Colorado Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2010
  • Colorado Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2008
  • Colorado Super Lawyer
  • SuperLawyers
  • 2007
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  • The Colorado Lawyer
  • Civil Actions Under the Colorado Wage Claim Act,
  • N/A

Attorney endorsements

Received (5)
Given (3)
Endorse Evan
Litigation Attorney | Jul 24
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"I endorse this lawyer."
Litigation Attorney | Jan 30
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Attorney Lipstein has a distinguished record in the legal community. His answers as posted in in response to the community are analytical and correct."
Employment and labor Attorney | Apr 29
Relationship: Co-worker
"I endorse this lawyer. I have known Evan Lipstein for 22 years, having first worked for him during law school, and having shared office space with him for many years. Evan is one of the smartest and hard-working lawyers I know. He practices in many areas of civil litigation, including employment law, real estate, and corporate law. He is a great advocate for his clients, and is always very ethical and professional. His experience really pays off for his clients, as he is both a good negotiator and trial lawyer."
Litigation Attorney | Apr 24
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Evan is a zealous, yet professional, advocate for his clients, and strives to handle cases in a cost effective and practical manner. I first met Evan when we were representing different clients in a mechanic's lien foreclosure action. I was very impressed with Evan's work and since then have referred several cases to him that could not be handled by my office for one reason or another."
Litigation Attorney | Apr 12
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer as a litigation attorney, for commercial litigation, employment law, and real estate-related matters. Evan is a "go-to" person for resolving thorny problems. He is a strong advocate, and because of his experience, is able to strategize the most efficient and practical way to resolve a dispute. If it's not resolved -- he'll go to trial!"
Criminal defense
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Lakewood Litigation Lawyer Evan Lipstein
Evan Lipstein
Litigation Attorney
Lakewood, CO
Licensed for 49 years