Jim Leventhal - Leventhal & Puga, P.C.

Jim Leventhal

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1995
Phone: 303-759-9945


 Inner Circle of Advocates --active  Innercircle.org    

CTLA (Colorado Trial Lawyers Association)
    -Board of Directors 1987 - 2010
    -Co-Chair, Medical Malpractice Committee 1998 to present
    -Past Speaker, Seminars and Conventions
AAJ (American Association for Justice, formerly American Trial Lawyers Association)
    -Board of Governors 1998- present
    -Editor, Professional Negligence Newsletter 2008-2009
    -Presidents Club (ATLA)
    -Leaders Forum (ATLA)
    -Secretary, Profession Negligence Litigation Group 2009-2010
    -Past Co-Chair, Medical Negligence Information Group
    -Chair, AAJ’s Advanced Medical Trial Skills College October 2009
    -Past Speaker, ATLA/AAJ National Conventions
ABA (American Bar Association)
CBA (Colorado Bar Association)
DBA (Denver Bar Association)


“Best Lawyers Medical Malpractice Lawyer of the Year” – 2010, Best Lawyers in America

Best of The Bar Award – Plaintiff’s Medical Malpractice – Colorado 2005, Denver Business Journal and Denver Bar Association

Kenneth M. Kripke “Lifetime Achievement Award”, Colorado Trial Lawyers Association

Top 50 Lawyers in State of Colorado, Colorado Super Lawyers


Jim Leventhal, P.C., now Leventhal & Puga, P.C. 1980-present
Kenneth Kripke and Associates 1978-1980
Colorado State Public Defender 1975-1978

Additional Information

Inner Circle of Advocates — The Inner Circle of Advocates is an exclusive organization with a membership limited to the top 100 plaintiff  trial lawyers in the United States.  Membership is by invitation only. Jim Leventhal is only the 3rd member from Colorado.   Innercircle.org.
University of WisconsinBA 1970University of Denver College of LawJ.D. 1974

Office Location

950 South Cherry Street, Suite 600
Denver, CO 80246
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2013 Lawyer of the Year in Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs of the Denver Metro Area2010 Lawyer of the Year in Medical Malpractice Law of the Denver Metro Area
Jim Leventhal has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2013!Jim Leventhal has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2010!

Practice Areas

Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs
Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs (Medical Malpractice)