Thomas H. Falivene

Thomas H. Falivene

Shareholder since January 1, 2006
Associate since 1999
Englewood, Colorado

Thomas Falivene joined the firm in 1999 bringing with him extensive experience in Corporate Law and Commercial Litigation including Liquor Liability Law and Equine Liability Law. His areas of practice include: insurance coverage and defense, subrogation, premises liability, products liability, construction defects, arbitrations and mediations, truck accidents and personal injury.

Mr. Falivene is admitted to practice in the following courts: Colorado State Courts - 1990; Missouri State Courts 1984; U.S. District Court - District of Colorado 1990; U.S. District Court - Eastern and Western Districts of Missouri 1984; U.S. Court of Appeals-Tenth Circuit 1990; U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit 1984.


Areas of Practice

  • Insurance Coverage and Defense
  • Subrogation
  • Construction Defects
  • Arbitrations and Mediations
  • Personal Injury
  • Premises Liability
  • Products Liability
  • Truck Accidents

Certified Legal Specialties

  • AV, Preeminent - Rated, Martindale-Hubbell, Since 2009
Martindala-Hubbell | AV Preeminent | Peer Rated for Highest Level of Professional Excellence 2016 | Thomas H. Falivene

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri, 1984
  • Colorado, 1990
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri, 1984
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Missouri, 1984
  • U.S. District Court District of Colorado, 1990
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 1984
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 2017


  • University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Leflar Law Center, Fayetteville, Arkansas
    • Juris Doctor, 1984
    • Honors: Top 20% of Class
    • Honors: Faculty Research Assistant
    • Honors: Overall Finalist, Regional Appellate Advocacy Competition
  • University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
    • Masters Degree, Political Science & Public Administration, 1979
    • Honors: Conferred With Honors
  • University of Delaware
    • B.A. in Sociology 1976, Varsity Football, NCAA Scholarship

Published Works

  • The Colorado Lawyer November 2013, Vol. 42, No. 11 [Page 129], Review of Legal Resources - Winning at Deposition - Reviewed by Thomas H. Falivene
  • "Real Property Reassessment in Missouri: Are You Paying Too Much for Property Tax?", Missouri Merchants' and Manufacturers' Journal, 1990

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Colorado Bar Association, Law Education Committee
  • Arapahoe County Bar Association
  • Colorado Defense Lawyers Association
  • The Bridge Project, Volunteer Tutor/Mentor
  • Big Brothers/Big Sisters, Volunteer/Mentor
  • Mentor, Colorado Attorney Mentoring Program (CAMP)
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