Peter B. Goldstein
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Peter Goldstein has been a licensed attorney in Colorado since 1983 and is a member of both State and Federal Bars. He is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell (the highest rating available) and is currently the CBA Chair of the CBA/DBA Professionalism Coordinating Council, a group of lawyers and judges dedicated to enhancing professionalism in the practice of law. Peter has been appointed to the Committee on Conduct which investigates complaints, applications for reinstatement and other matters involving attorneys conduct in the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado. Peter served as Chairman of the Legal Fee Arbitration Committee of the Colorado Bar Association and has been a member of the CBA Ethics Committee. In the course of his career, Peter has also been a COO of a 43-attorney law firm; a founder and managing partner of his own law firm specializing in business law and litigation; a management consultant in the healthcare consulting practice of Ernst & Young; and a subject matter specialist and consultant on HIPAA to healthcare providers and health insurance companies. Additionally, he was the CEO and general counsel of a healthcare company in Denver, Colorado.

Peter received his B.A. in psychology from Williams College, his J.D. from Hofstra University School of Law, and his M.B.A. from Daniels College of Business at the University of Denver. He began working as Special Counsel with The Harris Law Firm in January of 2017.

Peter Goldstein Playing the Harmonica

(In this photo Peter is playing the blues harmonica with the Bluedogs at Ziggies)

Professional Recognition

  • AV Rating by Martindale Hubbell for 2017
  • Voted to Top Lawyers by Peer Review for 2017
  • Certificate of Recognition from the Colorado Legislature for contribution to the community

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Colorado Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado and 10th Circuit Court of Appeals

Bar Leadership

  • Peter Goldstein has been appointed to the Committee on Conduct by the U.S. District Court Judges for the District of Colorado and will begin his 3 year term on October 1, 2017.
  • Current CBA Chairman, CBA/DBA Professionalism Coordinating Counsel
  • Member, Chief Justice’s Commission on Professional Development
  • Member, Colorado Supreme Court, Hearing Board
  • Colorado Bar Fellow
  • Past Chair, CBA Legal Fee Arbitration Committee
  • Past Member, CBA Ethics Committee
  • Past Member, Arbitrator, American Arbitration Association

Reported Cases

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Board Member and Program Director, Colorado Health Information and Management Systems Society
  • Member, American Radio Emergency Service (ARES), Call Sign: KG0WN, General Class Ham Radio License
  • Black Belt, Taekwon Do


  • Daniels College of Business, University of Denver, Executive MBA
  • Hofstra University School of Law, Juris Doctor


  • Articles Editor, International Property Investment Journal
  • Clerk for The Hon. David Francis Jordan, U.S. Magistrate, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York.
    • Williams College, B.A., Psychology
    • National Merit Scholarship Finalist

Publications and Presentations



Presenter at conferences of, or provided training to:

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Association Ethics and Compliance Conference
  • National Association of State Budget Officers (NASBO) Annual Conference
  • Insurance and Accounting Systems Association (IASA),
  • Yale-New Haven Health Systems
  • Kansas City Medical Center
  • Jewish Hospital and Healthcare Services
  • National Plan Automation Group Annual Conference
  • Wellpoint
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • University of Chicago Medical School
  • University of Colorado Medical School
  • Colorado Women’s Bar Association Conference, CLE Marketing Presentation

Pro Bono

  • Channel 7 Everyday Hero Award Recipient
  • Co-Founder and Co-Chairman of A Group of Friends, a charitable organization
  • Board Member, Douglas/Elbert County Taskforce