Jersey M. Green

Top rated Business Litigation attorney in Centennial, Colorado

Preeo, Silverman, Green & Egle, PC
Jersey M. Green
Preeo, Silverman, Green & Egle, PC

Practice Areas: Business Litigation, Family Law; view more

Licensed in Colorado since: 1983

Education: Syracuse University College of Law

Selected to Super Lawyers: 2020 - 2024

Preeo, Silverman, Green & Egle, PC

6465 Greenwood Plaza Blvd
Suite 1025
Centennial, CO 80111 Visit website


Jersey M. Green is an attorney at Preeo Silverman Green & Egle, P.C., in Centennial, Colorado, where he practices in the areas of business litigation and family law. Mr. Green represents clients throughout the Denver metropolitan area.  He is an elected member of the Board of Directors of the Arapahoe County Bar Association and also serves as a Co-Chairman to its Continuing Legal Education and Mentor-Mentee Committees.  

Mr. Green has nearly four decades of trial experience, and has received numerous honors for his accomplishments. He holds an AV Preeminent* rating from Martindale-Hubbell, the highest rating available from the peer review service, and is listed in “The Best Lawyers in America” in the area of family law.  He is Colorado's first board-certified family law trial advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy, an organization accredited by the American Bar Association.  Colorado does not recognize specialization certifications.

Mr. Green is the author of numerous legal articles and has presented lectures for organizations including the Arapahoe County Bar Association and the Rocky Mountain Estate Planning Council. Active in the Colorado legal community, he is a member of the Arapahoe County Bar Association, the Colorado Bar Association and the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association.

Prior to becoming a lawyer, Mr. Green worked as a detective. He earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Maryland, where he majored in criminology. He later received his law degree from Syracuse University College of Law. He holds licenses to practice law in Colorado and Wyoming, as well as before the U.S. District Courts for the Districts of Colorado and Wyoming, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit and several other federal courts, including the United States Supreme Court. On a number of occasions, he has been specially admitted to represent clients in other states, including New York, California, Florida, Pennsylvania and more.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Practice areas

Business Litigation, Family Law

Focus areas


  • 50% Business Litigation
  • 50% Family Law

First Admitted: 1983, Colorado

Professional Webpage:

  • AV Rating, Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory
  • 10 Best, American Institute of Family Law Attorneys, 2015, 2016, and 2017
  • Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award
  • Who’s Who in the West
  • National Mock Trial Championship Second Place Team (1982)
  • Who’s Who in American Law
  • Who’s Who in America
  • Moot Court Team Award for Outstanding Contribution (1983)
  • Syracuse Defense Group Scholarship Award (1983)
  • Lewis F. Powell, Jr. Medal for Excellence in Advocacy (1982 and 1983)
  • National Mock Trial Champion Quarter-Finalist Team (1983)
  • New York State Bar Association Tiffany Cup Award for Superior Achievement in Advocacy (1982)
  • First selected in 2019., The Best Lawyers in America® (Family Law), 2020
  • New York State Bar Association Best Trial Advocate Award (1983)
Pro bono/Community Service:
  • Syracuse Alumni Club of Colorado, President, 1986 - 1988
  • Life Member, National Rifle Association
Scholarly Lectures/Writings:
  • Co-Presenter, How the Tax Law Change Affects Maintenance and Other Issues in Divorce, Arapahoe County Bar Association, June 21, 2018
  • "The Imposition of Vicarious Liability Through Joint Venture Theory," 39 Trial Talk 168, 1990
  • "Demonstrative Trial Technique: The Introduction of Illustrative Exhibits," 14 Trial Diplomacy Journal 65, 1991
  • "Preserving the Disabled Plaintiff's Access to Public Benefits with the Special Needs Trust," 25 The Colorado Lawyer 49, 1996
  • Co-author, "Do the New Overtime Rules Affect You? A Review of the Fair Labor Standards Act," 39 Wyoming Lawyer 4, 2016
  • Lecturer, Top Attorney Mistakes in Prenuptial Agreements, NBI National Webinar, August 31, 2016
  • Lecturer, Prenup Agreements: Avoiding the Top Mistakes, NBI National Webinar, June 21, 2017
  • Lecturer, Prenuptial Agreements: Best Practices, Rocky Mountain Estate Planning Council, September 6, 2017
  • Co-Presenter, Nuts and Bolts of Depositions, Arapahoe County Bar Association, November 3, 2017
Verdicts/Settlements (Case Results):
  • Cressy v. Sophocles, 692 P.2d 1079 (Colo. 1984)
  • Weston Group, Inc. v. A.B. Hirschfeld Press, Inc., 845 P.2d 1162 (Colo. 1993)(en banc)
  • United States v. Rowlee, 899 F.2d 1275 (2nd Cir. 1990)
  • A.B. Hirschfeld Press, Inc. v. Weston Group, Inc., 824 P.2d 44 (Colo. App. 1992)
  • Lagae v. Lackner, 996 P.2d 1281 (Colo. 2000)(en banc)
  • Lackner v. King, 972 P.2d 690 (Colo. App. 1998)
  • In re Marriage of King, WL 1772731 (Colo. App. 2002)
  • Attorney's Title and Guaranty Fund, Inc. v. Brinkerhoff, WL 1493595 (Colo. App. 2006)
  • Al's Loan Office v. CSN Group, LLC,, WL 1216269 (Colo. App. 2004)
  • Grynberg v. Phillips, 148 P.3d 446 (Colo. App. 2006)
  • In re Marriage of Somo, WL 5836240 (Colo. App. 2013)
Educational Background:
  • B.A. in Criminology, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, 1976
  • J.D., Syracuse University College of Law, Syracuse, New York, 1983
Special Licenses/Certifications:
  • Board-Certified Family Law Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy, an organization accredited by the American Bar Association.  Colorado does not certify lawyers as specialists in any field.   , 2015
Bar/Professional Activity:
  • United States District Court for the District of Wyoming, 2020
  • Wyoming, 2016
  • Member, Arapahoe County and Colorado Bar Associations, 1983
  • United States Tax Court, 1984
  • United States District Court for the District of Colorado, 1984
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit 1990-2009, 1990
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, 1987
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit, 1983
  • United States District Court for the District of Arizona, 1994-1999, 1994
  • Member, Order of the Barristers, 1983
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1988
  • Colorado, 1983, 1983

Office location for Jersey M. Green

6465 Greenwood Plaza Blvd
Suite 1025
Centennial, CO 80111

Phone: 303-296-4440


5 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2020 - 2024

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