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Gokenbach Law, LLC

Gokenbach Law, LLC
Industry Commercial Building
3001 Brighton Blvd., Suite 2660
Denver, Colorado 80216
Phone: (866) 578 6223
Fax: (303) 990 8131
Web site:
Primary Contact:
Jennifer L. Gokenbach

Firm Description

Gokenbach Law, LLC is a woman-owned, boutique labor and employment defense firm located in Denver, Colorado. We are a small business helping business. We endeavor to provide our clients with a fresh, practical, and meaningful approach to the law. As a boutique law firm, we understand the challenges and obstacles involved with running a business, managing employees, and staying in compliance with the vast array of federal, state and local employment laws, rules and regulations, as well as keeping up with the twists and turns of emerging technology. It’s not easy being a business owner, executive or manager in today’s world. You want to grow your business. You want to focus on the passion that led you to take the risk to build a business and ensure its growth. You don’t want to be bogged down with employment-related problems. We want to help you protect what you have built.  Our goal is to help alleviate the burden of employment claims, both proactively and, if necessary, as our client's champion should litigation arise.

At the onset of every new matter, we utilize our breadth of training and experience to develop a strategy for each client that is unique, results-oriented, and cost-effective. We also work closely with each client to determine how best to handle each unique matter, whether it be on an hourly or alternative fee basis. In addition, we pride ourselves on communication, client empowerment through knowledge exchange and education, and the development of long-lasting relationships.

We also care about the environment - we have a paperless office.  We love our pets - they are family to us and we welcome dogs at our dog-friendly offices. We believe in integrity and professionalism - the Attorney’s Oath means something to us. And, last but not least, we want our clients to feel satisfied that their legal costs provided value.  Every client of Gokenbach Law, LLC has access to their secure client file via an online 24/7 client portal.  We also maintain a widely-read legal blog with information applicable to employers in Colorado and beyond – Colorado Employer’s Law Blog (, and welcome all with interest in management-side employment law topics to join the conversation on the firm’s Twitter page: @employmentlawUS

Attorney Biographies

Jennifer L. Gokenbach (Managing Shareholder),

Jennifer L. Gokenbach is the founding member of Gokenbach Law, LLC, and has an AV Preeminent® Rating with Martindale-Hubbell, the highest possible rating by her peers for her legal ability and professional ethics.  With her JD and MBA, Jennifer has a passion for trial advocacy and business, and regularly represents employers in federal and state courts across the United States and in administrative proceedings, including those before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the Civil Rights Division, and the Department of Labor. She also enjoys teaching, mentoring, and inspiring other lawyers as a faculty member for the National Institute of Trial Advocacy in Boulder, Colorado and as an Attorney Mentor for the Colorado Attorney Mentoring Program (CAMP).

In 2015 & 2016, Jennifer was recognized as a Colorado Super Lawyer in the field of Employment Litigation: Defense by Thompson Reuters, and was previously recognized as a Rising Star each year from 2009-2013 in Labor and Employment and Employment Litigation: Defense. Additionally, in 2014, Corporate Counsel Magazine and The American Lawyer listed Jennifer as a Top-Rated Lawyer in Business Litigation and Labor & Employment.

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