Steven L. Murray
Steven Murray is an experienced attorney in employment and civil rights law, litigation, and trial practice. Steven’s experience has been virtually exclusively devoted to practicing private and public-sector employment and civil rights law.
Steven Murray, as lead trial counsel, has successfully represented clients in all phases of employment and civil rights cases. In employment actions, Steven has represented prevailing individuals in multiple consecutive jury trials before the U.S. States Court for the District of Colorado−achieving jury verdicts in favor of employees, applicants, and former employees against the United States Government, private sector employers, and the City and County of Denver. Steven has secured positive resolutions for clients in numerous employment cases before U.S. District Courts.
Steven has represented prevailing federal, state, and local government employees before the U.S/. District Court for the District of Colorado, the Merit Systems Protection Board, the Foreign Service Grievance Board, and the Career Service Board for the City and County of Denver.
Prior to opening this practice, Steven Murray served as a Senior Trial Attorney with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. Steven represented the EEOC in civil rights cases before U.S. District Courts in Mississippi, Alabama, Florida, Colorado, Oklahoma, and Arizona. He practiced civil rights law in the Deep South as a legal unit member in the EEOC’s Birmingham District Office.
Prior to serving with the EEOC, Steven Murray practiced employment and civil rights law. Steven worked as a private practitioner, law firm partner, and public-sector labor organization lawyer in Denver, and served as a law firm attorney and labor organization lawyer in Washington, D.C.
Steven Murray received a Masters of Laws degree in Employment and Labor Law from the Georgetown University Law Center. Steven received a Juris Doctor degree from the Saint Louis University School of Law, where he served on the Saint Louis University Law Journal. He has written published articles addressing public and private sector employment and labor law issues, political patronage, and First Amendment issues in public sector employment-the articles appear in the DePaul Law Review [Lead Article], Saint Louis University Law Journal, and Government Executive Magazine [co-author]
Steven Murray is admitted to practice law in Colorado and the District of Columbia. Steven is admitted to practice before United States District Courts for the District of Colorado, the District of Columbia, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth, Federal, Third, and Fourth Circuits. He is a member of the Denver Bar Association, Colorado Bar Association, and the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association.