Elayna Fiene
 

Elayna Fiene represents insurers in coverage-related actions, including bad-faith suits, garnishment proceedings, and appraisal. Prior to joining WTO, she was an associate at an international law firm in its Denver office. She has extensive experience drafting pleadings, discovery requests and responses, mediation statements, and dispositive motions. She has successfully won summary judgment for clients in multiple matters, including a coverage matter involving extra-contractual claims.

Elayna clerked for The Honorable Carmen E. Garza of the U.S. District Court for the District of New Mexico. She earned her J.D. from the University of Strum College of Law. 

Other Experience

Wilson Elser, Associate
United States Attorney’s Office, Extern
Toyota Tsusho Corporation, Extern
Peace Corps, South Africa
United Nations Association of Greater Boston, Project Manager
Holland & Knight, Paralegal

Legal Memberships, Activities, and Honors

Colorado Bar Association
Colorado Defense Lawyers Association


Bar and Court Admissions
  • Colorado
  • Wyoming
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Wyoming
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Other Experience

Wilson Elser, Associate
United States Attorney’s Office, Extern
Toyota Tsusho Corporation, Extern
Peace Corps, South Africa
United Nations Association of Greater Boston, Project Manager
Holland & Knight, Paralegal

Legal Memberships, Activities, and Honors

Colorado Bar Association
Colorado Defense Lawyers Association

Government Service

Law Clerk to The Honorable Carmen E. Garza of the United States District Court for the District of New Mexico

Extern to The Honorable Judge Nancy Lichtenstein of the Colorado Court of Appeals

Education
  • University of Denver Sturm College of Law, J.D., 2012, Order of St. Ives, Denver Journal of International Law and Policy, Training Editor
  • University of Denver, M.A., 2012, International Studies
  • Wellesley College, B.A., 2003, Political Science
Government Service

Law Clerk to The Honorable Carmen E. Garza of the United States District Court for the District of New Mexico

Extern to The Honorable Judge Nancy Lichtenstein of the Colorado Court of Appeals

Bar and Court Admissions
  • Colorado
  • Wyoming
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Wyoming
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit