Donna H. Bakalor

Direct: 303.564.1219
Fax: 303.383.4081

Over the course of her career, Donna Bakalor has represented pharmaceutical companies, airlines, product manufacturers, national banks, and other general tort and personal injury clients throughout the United States in all aspects of litigation from pre-suit investigation through appeal. 

If a matter cannot be resolved prior to litigation, Donna works with her clients to prepare a litigation plan that satisfies their goals in an efficient and cost effective manner. Throughout the lifecycle of each case, Donna's attention to detail and organizational skills keep her matters on track, her clients informed and their goals at the forefront of her work. 

She has argued a variety of motions and appeals in both state and federal courts in Colorado, Massachusetts, and New York.

Professional Background

Prior to attending law school, Donna obtained a B.A. in psychology and an M.S. in education. Her multidisciplinary background set the stage for her creative problem solving abilities and unique approach to litigation.  

Donna has numerous reported decisions including:
  • Joline v. Laerdal Medical, 820 N.Y.S.2d 635 (2nd Dept. 2006) 
  • Curley v. AMR, 153 F.3d 5 (2nd Cir. 1998) 
Donna is an avid ice hockey player, mountain biker, and skier. She uses her competitive and disciplined personality to her client’s advantage. 


Denver, Colorado
475 17th Street
Suite 800

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Northeastern School of Law , J.D. (1995)

University of Vermont, B.A. Psychology, cum laude (1987)

Hofstra University, M.S. Education (1990)

bar admissions

New York (1996)

Massachusetts (1996)

Minnesota (1997)

Colorado (2007)

California (2008)

Washington (2008)


New York State and Federal Court (1996)

Colorado State and Federal Court (2007)

California State and Federal Court (2008)

Professional and Community Organizations

Colorado Bar Association

Continental Divide Bar Association

Denver Bar Association

Mountain Mentors