Practice Areas

  • Corporate
  • Banking/Financial
  • Real Estate


  • Colorado

Deanne R. Stodden
Phone: 303.605.1579
Office: Denver
Colorado Real Estate Practice (2017) Contributing Author and Managing Editor
Authored Chapter 7 on Public Trustee Foreclosure
Colorado Foreclosure Law Contributing Author (2017) Federal Regulatory Oversight
Speaker Colorado Real Estate Practice Course (2017)
Flat Fee Strategies, presented at the CBA CLE Real Estate Symposium July 2017
Ballot Initiative #127 – Establishment of a State-Owned Bank, published in the CBA Business Law Section Newsletter, April 2016
The Lender’s Concerns in a Residential Real Estate Transaction Including the CFPB Rules, (March 2016 CBA CLE Real Estate Class)
Foreclosure Law Update, presented at the CBA CLE Real Estate Symposium July 2015
CFPB and Foreclosure, presented at the CBA CLE Foreclosure Law Program, May 2015
Commercial Loan Enforcement, presented at the CBA CLE Real Estate Update March 2015
Federal Regulatory Issues in Foreclosure, presented at the CBA CLE on Foreclosure Law in Colorado, August 2019 
Authored Chapter on Foreclosure Law in Colorado, 2d Edition 2019
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  • Colorado Bar Association (2001-present)
  • Denver Bar Association (2001-present)
  • Real Estate Section, Financial Institutions Sub-Section, Business Law Section
  • Real Estate Section Council (“RESC”) (2010-2013)
  • Colorado Bar Association Ethics Committee (2014 – present) (Liaison to RESC)
  • Chair RESC Education Committee (2012-2013)
  • Colorado Bar Association Fellow (2014-present)
  • Colorado Mortgage Lenders Association Legislative and Regulatory Affairs Committee (2012-present)
  • Independent Bankers of Colorado Associate Member (2012-present)
  • American Legal and Financial Network (ALFN) Board of Directors (2019-Present)
Community Involvement
  • Board of Directors Colorado Canine Rescue
  • Colorado Bar Association Fellow
Professional Experience

The Stodden Law Firm, LLP/ Founder (2017)
Carpenter & Klatskin, P.C. (February 2015-present) Of Counsel
Coan, Payton & Payne, LLP (January 2016-February 2017) Equity Member
Rogers & Stodden, LLP/The STodden Law Firm, LLP (January 2014-January 2016) Owner/Founder
Fortis Law Partners (August 2015-May 2016) Of Counsel
The Castle Law Group (January 2008-July 2013) Managing Attorney
Castle Stawairski (November 2001-2008) Associate Attorney
United States Attorney’s Office (June 1999-October 2001) Civil Division Law Clerk