Assistant Managing Partner - Domestic Relations Centennial
Areas Of Practice
FAMILY LAW – CUSTODY, DIVORCE, POST-DECREE MATTERS
Publications, Research and Public Speaking
- Land in the Second Decade: The Evolution of Indigenous Property Rights and the Energy Industry in the United States and Brazil, 34 Energy Law Journal 667 (2013)
- The Impossible Choice; An Analysis of Trauma and Homelessness, presented at The University of Tulsa 11th Annual Research Colloquium (2007)
- Child Support: Options For Enforcement Against The Non-Paying Parent, DivorcedMoms.com, (2019)
Professional Associations & Memberships
- Denver Bar Association
- Colorado Bar Association
- Colorado Bar Association Family Law Section
- El Paso County Bar Association Board of Trustees
Past Employment Positions
- The Law Offices of Brenda L. Storey, P.C. November 2015 – January 2017
- Smolen, Smolen & Roytman, PLLC. May 2014 – November 2015
- United States District Court for the District of Colorado, 2019
- United States District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma 2015
- United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit, 2015
- Oklahoma, 2015 – inactive
- Colorado, 2014
- University of Tulsa College of Law, Highest Honors, J.D. – 2014
- University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Summa Cum Laude, B.A. – 2011
- Avvo – Rating of 10.0
- Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch - 2022
- Avvo - Clients' Choice Award 2017 - 2021
- Avvo – Five Stars out of Thirty Reviews
- Super Lawyers™ - Rising Star, 2020 - 2022
- American Institute of Family Law Attorneys - Top Ten Family Law Attorneys in Colorado
Danielle Davis is the Assistant Managing Partner of Domestic Relations at Burnham Law, an Experienced Litigator, and an Influential Family Law Advocate with an unwavering commitment to helping clients win favorable outcomes in complex family law matters.
A nationally recognized family law strategist, Danielle’s unique talent and insight have generated considerable success both in and out of the courtroom in cases of high-conflict divorce, relocation, child support, complex property division, maintenance, and allocation of parental responsibilities.
Danielle is admitted to practice law in all Colorado state courts, and has been certified in Family Law Advocacy Skills by the National Institute for Trial Advocacy, and is an active member of the El Paso County Bar Association, Denver Bar Association, and the Colorado Bar Association.
Graduating summa cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in Anthropology from the University of Tennessee, Danielle obtained her Juris Doctorate with Highest Honors from the University of Tulsa College of Law with a certificate in Comparative and International Law. She has served as Executive Editor for the Energy Law Journal and the ABA Year in Review: Environment, Energy & Resources Law and held an executive position with the University of Tulsa’s Women’s Law Caucus. Prior to specializing in family law advocacy, Danielle acquired extensive experience in high-level, complex litigation in employment law, personal injury law, and general civil litigation.
Offering individualized representation for a diverse array of clients, Danielle excels in cases involving unequal power dynamics and re-establishing clients’ rights before the Court. Danielle’s unique insight into family law also lends high-quality services to individuals seeking marital agreements and modification and enforcement of existing domestic relations orders.
HONORED LEGAL PRACTICE
Recognized for her success and her impeccable professionalism, Danielle is a five-time winner of AVVO’s Client’s Choice Award, a three-time winner of Super Lawyers’ Rising Star designation (listed among just 2.5% of U.S. attorneys), has received the Best Lawyers’ One to Watch designation twice, and has been named among the Top Ten Colorado Family Law Attorneys by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys.
Currently based in Burnham Law’s Greenwood Village office, Danielle serves on the Board of Governors for the El Paso County Bar Association, has published articles and conducted seminars on a variety of family law topics, and dedicates her time to mentorship in the family law community. Danielle is passionate about child advocacy and has volunteered with several charities focused on mental health, victim advocacy, and domestic violence.