Paul W. Jordan

Paul has a diverse background in civil litigation, representing clients in matters including professional liability, commercial, property, contract, and business law; he has represented regional and international corporations through all phases of litigation including appeals. He is a seasoned trial attorney and has successfully obtained dismissals through motion practice, arbitration hearings, and trial verdicts.

Prior to joining Fennemore, Paul gained experience as an associate at a Denver-based mid-size law firm and at an Am Law 100 firm, where he negotiated several complex cases directly with opposing counsel. He focused on insurance and professional liability defense.

From 2010 to 2012, Paul served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in rural El Salvador, focusing on health education and community development. In his spare time, Paul enjoys traveling, trying a new brew (beer or coffee), and enjoying all the outdoor activities Colorado has to offer with his wife and dog, Lu.


  • J.D., University of Denver Sturm College of Law
    • Denver University Law Review Staff Editor
    • Executive Board
  • B.A., University of Arkansas

Areas Of Practice

Experienced, forward-thinking advocates who go beyond the expected for clients in dispute prevention and resolution.

Our real estate practice is one of the largest in the American West, including Arizona, California, Colorado and Nevada with experience in all aspects of the real estate development process, from due diligence, acquisition and finance, through land use permitting and entitlements, to leasing and sale.

Professional and Community Affiliations

  • Colorado Bar Association
  • Denver Bar Association Young Lawyers and Former Division Board Member
  • University of Denver Professional Mentoring Program, Mentor

Awards and Honors

  • Best Lawyers® Ones to Watch: Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships) and Commercial Litigation, 2024
  • Colorado Super Lawyers Rising Star: Civil Litigation – Defense, 2020 – 2024


  • Colorado
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court – District of Colorado