Elizabeth M. Froehlke
Liz has nearly a decade of affirmative and defensive complex civil litigation experience, including fact investigation, discovery management, expert witness work, motions and trial practice, and appeals. Her primary areas of practice are corporate employment and commercial litigation.
Prior to joining the firm, Liz spent two years practicing employment law at a national law firm in Denver, and the previous four years as an Assistant United States Attorney at the United States Attorney’s Office for the District of Colorado.
Liz is involved in multiple pro-bono and community volunteer activities, and is on the board of the Colorado Lawyers Committee Young Lawyers Division. She is an avid skier and college football fan.
EDUCATION & ADMISSIONS
UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO SCHOOL OF LAW, 2012
BACHELOR OF ARTS
ST. MARY’S COLLEGE, 2009
U.S. District Court, District of Colorado
U.S. District Court, Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals
Board Memebr, Colorado Lawyers Committee, Young Lawyers Division 2018 – present
Colorado Lawyers Committee, 2014 – present
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