University of Denver, Sturm College of Law, J.D.
University of Denver, B.A. Political Science, cum laude
Professional Mentor-University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Co-Author- Practitioner’s Guide to Colorado Domestic Relations Law CBA/CLE (Determining When Trusts are Property for Purposes of Equitable Division)
Area of Practice
About Eliza Steinberg
Eliza Steinberg’s practice is focused exclusively on family law related matters including divorce, allocation of parental rights, post-decree disputes, and child support matters. Prior to becoming an attorney, Eliza worked as a senior paralegal under the Managing Partner, Suzanne Griffiths, on high asset, high conflict divorce cases. Eliza has extensive knowledge regarding complex financial matters in divorce including trusts, business valuation, and income analysis. Eliza has presented on litigation case management techniques and is a co-author of the Colorado Bar Association’s Practitioner’s Guide to Domestic Relations Law chapter on trusts.
Eliza earned her Juris Doctorate from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law. During law school, Eliza received extensive trial practice training including training in advanced trial practice with the Honorable Robert L. McGahey, Jr., and training in appellate advocacy with Supreme Court Justice William W. Hood, III. Eliza also received training in advanced family law under the instruction of the Honorable Angela R Arkin (Ret.). Eliza is a passionate advocate and brings a solution-oriented perspective to her cases.
“The divorce ends your marriage; it doesn’t change the fact that your children still have two parents.”
Honors & Distinctions
Colleen Barrett Award for Administrative Excellence-Finalist (2017)
Judge Donald P. Smith, Jr. ’56 Endowed Scholarship (for high academic achievement) (2016)
Scholastic Excellence Award-Advanced Trial Practice (2016)
Charles F. Brannan National Endowed Scholarship (for high academic achievement) (2015)
Scholastic Excellence Award-Lawyering Process II (2014)
Memberships and Community Involvement
- Colorado Bar Association
- Denver Bar Association
- Colorado Bar Association—Family Law Section
- Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce (Member)
- Metro Denver Interdisciplinary Committee (Member)
- University of Denver Sturm College of Law Professional Mentoring Program (Mentor)
- Colorado Judicial Institute (Member)
Authorship & Presentations
- Practitioner’s Guide to Colorado Domestic Relations Law CBA/CLE: Chapter 12 “Determining When Trusts are Property for the Purpose of Equitable Division,” 2017-2019
“What the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Could Do in Colorado” ColoradoBizMagazine (online), November 29, 2017.
“Family Law from Start to Finish,” National Business Institute, December 2017
- “Tax cuts, jobs act could impact divorce settlements,” The Colorado Springs Business Journal, December 8, 2017
“A Litigation Paralegal’s Guide to Case Management,” IPE, April 2015