Steven Feder

Top rated securities litigation attorney in Denver, Colorado

Feder Law Firm
Steven Feder
Feder Law Firm

Practice Areas: Securities litigation, Business & corporate, Business litigation; view more

Licensed in Colorado since: 1985

Education: University of Colorado Law School

Selected to Super Lawyers: 2007, 2011 - 2023

Feder Law Firm

625 E 16th Ave
West Wing
Denver, CO 80203 Visit website


Steven Feder is an attorney and the managing partner of Feder Law Firm in Denver, Colorado. Mr. Feder handles a wide variety of cases in the areas of business and criminal law, with a particular focus on business litigation in the cannabis industry. He serves clients in the Denver metropolitan region and throughout Colorado.

Mr. Feder has more than 30 years of experience litigating matters at the state, federal and appellate levels. Over the course of his career, he has recovered millions of dollars in verdicts and settlements for his civil clients and has served as lead counsel in hundreds of jury trials.

Mr. Feder has received recognition for his success in the legal profession, including attaining an AV Preeminent* peer review rating from Martindale-Hubbell and being named one of the “top attorneys in Colorado” by 5280 magazine. In addition to his practice, he has served as a Financial Industry Regulatory Authority panel chair and lectured on the topic of class action lawsuits.

Mr. Feder is admitted to practice in Colorado and Illinois and before federal courts, including the U.S. District Courts for the District of Colorado and Connecticut, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd and 10th Circuits and the Supreme Court of the United States. He served in various roles before opening his firm, including deputy district attorney at district attorney’s office for the 18th Judicial District.

Active in the legal community, Mr. Feder is a member of the Colorado Bar Association, the Illinois State Bar Association, the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association and the Criminal Justice Act. He holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Miami University and received his law degree from the University of Colorado Law School.

*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

Securities litigation, Business/corporate, Business litigation, Criminal defense: white collar

Focus areas

Business formation and planning, Limited liability companies, Partnership, Sub-chapter s corporations, Contracts, Business organizations, Trade secret, Non-compete agreements, White collar crime, Criminal law - federal

  • 50% Securities litigation
  • 30% Business/corporate
  • 10% Business litigation
  • 10% Criminal defense: white collar

First Admitted: 1985, Colorado

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Educational Background:
  • Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, B.S., Honor: Beta Alpha Psi - Accounting Honorary Society, Major: Accounting, 1982
Bar/Professional Activity:
  • American Association for Justice, Member
  • Securities Litigation Bar Subsection Colorado Trial Lawyer's Association, Former Chairman
  • Arapahoe Bar Association, Member
  • Colorado Bar Association, Member
  • U.S. District Court District of Colorado, 1985
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit, 1993
  • Denver Bar Association, Member
  • Colorado Bar Association's Securities Litigation Subsection, Chairman, 1997 - 2002
  • Illinois Bar Association, Member
  • Colorado, 1985
  • FINRA Panel of Arbitrators, Member & Panel Chair
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 1986
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1997
  • Colorado Criminal Defense Bar, Member
  • Federal Criminal Justice Act Panel, Member
  • Federal Board of Advocates Criminal Justice Act, Panel Member
  • Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, Member
  • Illinois, 1986
  • U.S. District Court District of Connecticut, 1993
  • Multimillion-dollar awards
  • AV-rated by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Order of Coif- Top 5% Law School Class Litigation Counsel of America, University of Colorado School of Law, Boulder, Colorado, 1985
  • Colorado Super Lawyer, 2007 - 2020
Pro bono/Community Service:
  • Rural Nepal Water Project, 2013
Representative Clients:
  • Kush Gardens , 2019
  • Second Homes, 2021
  • Novitech, 2021
  •  Campos EPC, 2021
  • Capstone Headwaters, 2019
  • Overwatch.ID, 2019
  • Botanex , 2019
  • Belisle Construction 
  • Hempex LLC , 2019
  • Plante & Moran, 2019
  • Directravel (
  • Airtouch
  • Sprint
  • Barrett Homes 
  • Destination Services
  • Patent Enforcement Fund
  • Former Brokers at JP Morgan Chase
  • Procam 
  • Quizno's
  • Agile Group
  • 7 Under
  • Handyman Matters
  • Hambrecht & Quist
  • Cordillera Golf Club
  • Campos EPC, LLC | Pipeline Services
  • IKON 
  • Motel Man 
  • Dalla Terra Winery
  • AT&T
  • Agile Group LLC 
  • Stoneridge Homes 
  • Sushi Sasa
  • Denver Management Group
  • Brokers at UBS
  • Tichota Builders 
  • Navigant International
  • Netwide Capital
  • Imperial Headwear
  • Intelligent Office
  • Jolliffe Capital
  • Grandote Peaks
  • Evergreen
  • Kessler Investments
  • Mile High Development 
  • Republic National
  • Numerous individuals and entities in Federal and State courts
  • Westward Ho 
  • Inspiration Beverage
  • 4X Made Easy
  • Merrill Lynch
  • Rhino Roofing 
  • Road Scholars
  • Qwest
  • Former Brokers at Kirkpatrick Pettis
  • Kane Concrete
  • 123 Fit
  • Watershed Investments
  • Tracy Lynn Golf
  • Woody's Hot Dogs
  • EKSH
  • Classic Wines
  • The Hon. Peter H. Ney, Colorado Court of Appeals
  • Fifth Third Bank  
  • Hemp Recovery - Verdict in favor of our client on securities fraud , 2020
  • Kush Gardens - Legal Malpractice settlement , 2021

Office location for Steven Feder

625 E 16th Ave
West Wing
Denver, CO 80203

Phone: 720-515-1878


14 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2007, 2011 - 2023

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