Tamir I. Goldstein


Denver, Colorado

Phone: 303.299.8410


[email protected]


  • J.D., University of California Berkeley School of Law (2000)
  • B.A., Economics and History, Northwestern University (1997)
    • Cum laude

Tamir Goldstein knew from an early age he wanted to become a lawyer and advocate for others. Today, he is a well-established, successful litigator who provides clients with practical advice, in-depth analysis, and innovative representation.

He has successfully brought and defended court cases and arbitrations in a dozen states with far-reaching success for companies, government entities, and individuals throughout Colorado and across the U.S. He has extensive experience in cases and advising clients in construction, real estate, financial services, healthcare, oil and gas, intellectual property, and partnership or corporate disputes.

Tamir is renowned for his work in construction law and leads the firm’s construction group. He has experience representing construction clients from start to finish, including contracts, claims, rights, and contract disputes.

One of the ways in which Tamir sets himself apart from his peers is his responsiveness and communication with clients. He builds trusting relationships and genuinely cares about making his clients’ lives easier by keeping their best interests in mind, whether that is negotiations or a trial.


  • Advised and represented contractors in various disputes and situations.
  • Obtained full trial verdict and judgment for general contractor client against developer including award of attorney fees and foreclosure of mechanic’s lien.
  • Obtained full trial verdict for city against architect on defective design and breach of duty claims, including recovery of attorney fees and costs.
  • Tried numerous non-compete and trade secret cases
  • Represented clients in multiple class actions across the country, including part of team that successfully defeated class action claims in multiple states for financial services clients, obtaining full dismissals.
  • Obtained full defense awards in multiple arbitrations for financial services clients, in claims exceeding $10 million each.
  • Represented government entity in dispute with its agent and other entities.  Successfully tried the case for client, leading to extremely favorable settlement.
  • Obtained trial verdict for hospital district and nursing home operator, preserving Medicaid rights and ability to build replacement nursing home.
  • Obtained numerous trial verdicts for contractors in disputes with subcontractors.
  • Represented commercial landlords and tenants in commercial lease disputes.
  • Litigated various disputes for healthcare professionals and entities.
  • Arbitrated various disputes to successful completion.
  • Obtained favorable judgments for individuals against large international company.
  • Obtained complete defense verdict for national franchisor in real estate dispute.
  • Obtained full dismissal for lender from claims by borrowers.
  • Represented lenders in various disputes with borrowers.
  • Negotiated numerous favorable settlements for clients.
  • Tried dozens of cases across the U.S.

Publications & Presentations



  • Don’t Forget the Damages: Quantifying Delay Claims
    Annual Colorado Construction Law Seminar | February 3, 2023
  • Addressing Inflation: Negotiating Effective Price Escalation Clauses
    Annual Colorado Construction Law Seminar | March 4, 2022
  • Current Issue in Construction Contract Negotiations
    Annual Colorado Construction Law Seminar | March 2019
  • The New AIA Contract Forms – Changes and Should You Use Them? Focus on the 2017 AIA A102 and A201
    Annual Colorado Construction Law Seminar | February 2018
  • Attorney-Client Privilege
    St. Louis Business Law Presentation | June 2017
  • Protecting Against Condo Conversion in Apartment Construction
    Annual Colorado Construction Law Seminar | February 2017
  • Attorney Client Privilege – Ethics Portion 
    Data Security, Compliance, and Privilege Presentation | May 2015

Professional Activities

  • American Bar Foundation, Fellow
  • Executive Committee, Colorado Lawyers Committee, Board of Directors
  • Anti-Defamation League, Mountain States Regional Board, Board of Directors


  • Commercial Litigation, Denver, Best Lawyers in America (2021 – 2024)
  • Band 3, Construction, Colorado, Chambers USA (2023)
  • Advocate, National Institute for Trial Advocacy
  • Rising Star, Colorado, Super Lawyers (2011 – 2014)