Phone: 303-221-5599

Managing Partner

Location: Denver, Colorado Steven Mace Feder
Phone: 303-221-5599
Fax: 303-221-7357
Email: Email Me

Steven Feder heads Feder Law Firm. Feder brings a prosecutor's mentality to civil litigation, and has recovered multimillion-dollar awards for a number of clients. Feder is rated AV Preeminent® by Martindale-Hubbell®, has achieved Super Lawyers® status from his peers, and is recognized by 5280 Magazine as one of the top attorneys in Colorado. Feder has been a FINRA panel chair, lecturer on class actions, former Career Prosecutor, former Chairman of the Colorado Bar Association (CBA) Subcommittee on Securities Litigation, and lead counsel in over 100 jury trials.

Feder Law Firm's motto is "fighting the good fight" in all types of settings: business disputes, international price-fixing schemes, shareholder derivative suits, and individual representation. The firm often takes cases with a part hourly and part contingency fee arrangement.

Areas of Practice

  • Arbitration
  • Business Disputes
  • Closely Held Businesses
  • Complex Litigation
  • Consumer Protection
  • Contracts
  • Criminal Fraud
  • Criminal Law
  • Debtor/Creditor
  • Deceptive Trade Practices
  • Directors' & Officers' Liability
  • Federal Appellate Practice
  • Federal Trial Practice
  • Franchising
  • Joint Ventures
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Litigation & Appeals
  • Other Professionals Malpractice
  • Parole & Probation
  • RICO Act
  • Securities Fraud & Insider Trading
  • Shareholders' Rights
  • State Appellate Practice
  • State Trial Practice
  • Trade Secrets
  • White-Collar Crimes

Litigation Percentage

  • 85% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • State of Colorado, 1985
  • U.S. District Court District of Colorado, 1985
  • State of Illinois, 1986
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 1986
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit, 1993
  • U.S. District Court District of Connecticut, 1993
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1997

Education

  • University of Colorado School of Law, Boulder, Colorado
    • J.D. - 1985
    • Honors: Order of the Coif (Top 5%)
  • Miami University, Oxford, Ohio
    • B.S. - 1982
    • Honors: Beta Alpha Psi (Accounting Honorary Society)
    • Major: Accounting

Honors and Awards

  • Colorado Super Lawyer, 2007 to 2016

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Colorado Bar Association, Member
  • Illinois Bar Association, Member
  • Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, Member
  • Federal Criminal Justice Act Panel, Member
  • FINRA Panel of Arbitrators, Member & Panel Chair
  • Colorado Bar Association's Securities Litigation Subsection, Chairman, 1997 - 2002

Past Employment Positions

  • Feder Law Firm, 2001 to Present
  • Smith McCullough P.C., Shareholder, 1999 - 2000
  • Bader, Villanueva & Feder, P.C., Partner, 1990 - 1998
  • District Attorney Office, 18th Judicial District of Colorado, Career Prosecutor & Deputy District Attorney, 1985 - 1990