Marc L. Schatten
Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Denver, CO
Selected to Rising Stars: 2013
Attorney Marc L. Schatten is the founder and owner of the Schatten Law Firm in Denver, Colorado. A top-rated trial attorney with more than 21 years of legal experience, Mr. Schatten focuses his practice solely on personal injury law. He represents the rights and entitlements of clients throughout the greater Denver metro area and all across the state who suffered an injury or loss as the result of a car accident, truck accident, slip-and-fall accident, bicycle accident or some other preventable tragedy.
Even as a young boy, Mr. Schatten knew he wanted to devote his career to trial law, and he followed the footsteps of his father who was a top trial attorney and prosecutor with the U.S. Attorney's Office in New York City. After graduating from the University of Rochester in 1995, where he earned top speaker awards in debate and received the Floyd Griswold Memorial Prize in Economics, Mr. Schatten attended Vanderbilt University School of Law and obtained his Juris Doctor in 1998.
Throughout the course of his career, Mr. Schatten has achieved notable success advocating on behalf of his plaintiff clients in state, federal and appellate courts across his region. He has recovered many substantial settlements and awards, including a $2.6 million jury verdict in an employment law trial along with numerous six-figure awards for accident victims.
Recognized for his outstanding professionalism and legal abilities, Mr. Schatten has earned designation as a Top One Percent from the National Association of Distinguished Counsel along with a Top 100 designation from both The National Trial Lawyers and America's Top 100. He has also received the 10 Best in Client Satisfaction Award from the American Institute of Legal Counsel as well as Superb client ratings on Avvo.
Along with practicing before all state and federal courts in Colorado, Mr. Schatten has also handled numerous appeals before the Colorado Supreme Court, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit and the U.S. Supreme Court. He is a member of the Doyle Inn of Court and the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, and he helped establish a fundraising group to support the Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Denver.
- 100%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
Animal Bites, Assault, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Trucking Accidents
- Super Lawyers: 2020 - 2022
- Rising Stars: 2013
About Marc L. Schatten
First Admitted: 1998, New Jersey
Professional Webpage: https://www.denverlawfirm.com/about-us/
- Colorado Trial Lawyer Association
Pro bono/Community Service
- Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Denver, Founder
- Vanderbilt University Law School class, Fundraising Chair
- University of Rochester, B.A., Major: Political Science and Economics, Honors: Floyd Griswold Memorial Prize in Economics, Phi Beta Kappa, Top speaker awards in debate, 1995
- National Trial Lawyers, Top 100 Trial Lawyers. National Association of Distinguished Counsel, Top 1%. Rue Ratings, Best Attorneys of America. ASLA Top 100 Lawyers, AVVO 10.0.
Last Updated: 5/15/2022