Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Search in posts
Search in pages
Filter by Categories
Civil Disputes
Family Law
Featured Article
Featured Attorney
Griffiths News
Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Search in posts
Search in pages
Filter by Categories
Civil Disputes
Family Law
Featured Article
Featured Attorney
Griffiths News

Suzanne Griffiths

Managing Shareholder/Co-Founder and Chief Financial Officer

Phone: 303.858.8090
suzanne@griffithslawpc.com

Paralegal

Lisa Laframboise – lisa@griffithslawpc.com
Cheyenne Somers – csomers@griffithslawpc.com
Jamese Lemon – JLemon@griffithslawpc.com

Education

University of Cape Town, LL.B.
University of Cape Town, B.A.

Highlights

Top Lawyer in Family Law in Denver5280 Magazine, 2016-19
Colorado top 50 female lawyer/top 100 lawyer by Superlawyers

Area of Practice

Family Law

About Suzanne Griffiths

Suzanne Griffiths is the Managing Shareholder, CFO, and co-founder of Griffiths Law PC. Superlawyers listed Ms. Griffiths as one of the top 50 women and top 100 lawyers for the Superlawyers list in 2017 and 2018. In Denver, 5280 Magazine selected Ms. Griffiths as one of Denver’s Top Lawyers for 2016-2019. She is listed in Best Lawyers in America. She received the Outstanding Women in Business award in the large business category from the Denver Business Journal in August 2016. She was voted a Lawyer of the Year by CO Law Week in 2016. Additionally, Ms. Griffiths was voted as Barrister’s Best “Family Law Lawyer” in Colorado in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018. CO Law Week described Suzanne as a “tenacious litigator and advocate” and also called her a “financial wizard and skilled negotiator.” Not to mention, her law firm, was voted as the Top Company for professional services in 2015 by Colorado Business Magazine, and COMPANY OF THE YEAR in the small business sector in 2015 by Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce.

Ms. Griffiths has earned the highest possible AVVO rating, 10 out of 10. She also holds a pre-eminent AV-rating, the highest rating available from Martindale-Hubbell rating. In addition to authoring numerous professional articles, Ms. Griffiths appeared on the “Dr. Phil Show” numerous times during the series “The Anatomy of Divorce”, a three-part series filmed in Hollywood and Denver. She was also recently featured in the O Oprah magazine as well as Entrepreneur magazine. She has given several presentations on family law to national audiences. Lastly, Ms. Griffiths was a finalist for the Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce Athena Award in 2018.

In addition to representing clients in the Denver and Colorado courts, she has been admitted to practice in federal court. She is a member in good standing of the Denver Bar Association, the Colorado Bar Association, where she is also a Foundation Fellow, and the American Bar Association. Ms. Griffiths received her degree from the University of Cape Town in 1978. She practiced in South Africa for 15 years before coming to the United States where she was granted permanent U.S. residency on account of her extraordinary ability in the field of family law. With 38 years of experience, Ms. Griffiths’ unrivaled focus, creative case strategy, and attention to detail make her a very highly sought after litigator in her the field of family law.

“The most important quality to look for in a divorce attorney is good judgment – knowing what battles to fight and what to let go. A great attorney knows when to put their foot on the accelerator and when to hit the brake.”

Honors & Distinctions 

  • Recognized by The Best Lawyers in America©,  2019, Family Law 
  • 2019 Barristers Best  Family Law Attorney (Editor’s Choice) by Colorado Law Week magazine

  • Top Lawyer in Family Law in Denver5280 Magazine, 2016-19

  • Outstanding Women in Business, large company category, The Denver Business Journal, 2016

  •  Best Family Lawyer (People’s Choice) in the Barrister’s Best publication of Law Week Colorado, 2013 – 2017

  • Colorado Super Lawyer®, 2005 – 2018 and voted top 50 women and top 100 attorney by Super Lawyers.

  • Outstanding Women in Business finalist, Denver Business Journal, 2012

  • Lifetime Achievement Award finalist, Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce, 2013

  • CFO of the Year finalist, Denver Business Journal, 2010

  • Top Women Lawyers finalist, Law Week Colorado, 2010

  • Tenacity Times Ten: The Unstoppable Suzanne Griffiths” Published in Colorado Super Lawyers, April 2009

  • Denver’s Top Divorce Attorneys in Denver Magazine, 2005

  • AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers, 2004 – present

  • Featured on the Dr. Phil Show’s Anatomy of a Divorce

  • Received a 10 out of 10 rating on AVVO

Memberships

  • Member, American Bar Association

  • Denver Bar Association – 1995-present

  • Colorado Bar Association – 1995-present

  • CBA Family Law Section – 1995-present

  • Foundation Fellow, Colorado Bar Association

  • Pro bono/Community Service:
    • CBA Steering Committee on Domestic Violence

Notable Accomplishments 

  • In re Marriage of Ohr, 97 P.3d 354 (Colo. App. 2004).

  • In re Marriage of Roddy, No. 13CA0632, 2014 WL 3747348 (Colo. App. July 31, 2014).

Authorship & Presentations

Recognized In 

Suzanne Griffiths
Rated by Super Lawyers


loading ...
Suzanne Griffiths
Rated by Super Lawyers


loading ...
Suzanne Griffiths
Rated by Super Lawyers


loading ...
Suzanne Griffiths
Rated by Super Lawyers


loading ...