Attorney Sean Leventhal has years of experience in various types of personal
injury and insurance matters, including medical malpractice, birth injuries,
civil rights, auto accidents, ski accidents, premises liability, property
damage, and wrongful death. Sean has litigated catastrophic injury and
property damage cases in Colorado, New Mexico, Arizona, Montana, and Nebraska.
Sean has helped obtain numerous multi-million dollar settlements and verdicts
for his clients.
Recently, Sean was selected by the National Trial Lawyers for inclusion
in the Top 40 Under 40 Association. Membership into the Top 40 Under 40
is by invitation only and is extended exclusively to those individuals
who exemplify superior qualifications, results, and leadership as a young
trial lawyer. Sean was also recently selected as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers.
Sean graduated from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law and was
admitted into the Order of St. Ives, an honorary distinction for graduating
in the top 10% of his law school class. During law school, Sean was on
the Articles Review Board for the Transportation Law Journal, and served
indigent clients in the Criminal Law Clinic.
Prior to becoming a lawyer, Sean was a commercial airline captain at a
commuter airline. Sean also started and managed a program within the airline’s
Safety Department that encouraged voluntary reporting of safety issues
and events. As part of the program, Sean worked with airline management,
the union, and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) in order to prevent
safety issues and events in the future. Sean is an FAA Certified Flight
Instructor and currently teaches flying at Aspen Flying Club at Centennial Airport.
Sean has lived in Colorado his entire life. He enjoys skiing, hiking, and
spending time with his wife and two young daughters.
Sean is a member of the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, the American
Association of Justice, the Lawyer Pilots Bar Association, the Colorado
Bar Association, and the American Bar Association.
Sean is admitted to practice law in all Colorado state courts, the United
States District Court for the District of Colorado, and the United States
Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit.
- University of Colorado at Boulder, B.A.
- University of Denver Sturm College of Law, J.D., Order of St. Ives