Nathaniel Gaffney

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Law Practice

Nathaniel was born and raised in the coastal town of Lewes, Delaware.  In 2010, he graduated magna cum laude from Gettysburg College, having double-majored in Political Science and Religious Studies.

Nathaniel attended the University of Colorado Law School in Boulder, Colorado.  Nathaniel was a Marshall-Brennan Moot Court Fellow, teaching high school students in Thornton, Colorado about First Amendment issues and the practice of oral argument.  Nathaniel also interned for the Second and Seventeenth Judicial District Attorneys’ Offices, as well as the United States Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights.

After graduation, Nathaniel clerked for the Honorable J. Eric Elliff of the Denver District Court, who presided over a dedicated civil docket.  Through this clerkship, Nathaniel was able to work closely with Judge Elliff on a variety of cases, including personal injury suits, contract cases, zoning disputes, property issues, as well as issues arising under the United States and Colorado constitutions.  Additionally, Judge Elliff’s docket routinely included administrative appeals on issues ranging from police excessive force to tax assessments.


Gettysburg College (B.A., 2010)
University of Colorado Law School (J.D., 2016)


State of Colorado Bar (2016)
U.S. District Court, District of Colorado (2018)

Area of Practice

  • Civil Litigation

  • Family Law

  • Real Estate

  • Energy Law