Gantenbein Law Firm

Clinton Donegan Burke




PHONE: 720-250-6764

FAX: 303-872-6649

* Clinton Burke is no longer employed with Gantenbein Law Firm. *


Clinton Burke joins Gantenbein Law Firm as an attentive and gifted Colorado trial, litigation and transactional attorney with experience in Real Estate Law, Commercial Law, and Colorado Water Law disputes.


Mr. Burke's keen trial advocacy skills, deep and thoughtful insight into legal issues, comprehensive legal research and writing and innovative problem-solving skills set him apart from other attorneys in the field.


It was these gifted skills that showcased Mr. Burke's accomplishments so early in his career, as Mr. Burke prevailed against a national law firm while practicing as a solo attorney in a case currently on appeal to the Supreme Court of Colorado.

Mr. Burke holds his Bar License in the State of Colorado and is admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of Colorado.

In addition to working on real estate matters for clients, Mr. Burke spends his free time giving back to the local community, working for the Civil Pro Bono Panel of the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado. In addition, Mr. Burke gives back to the community by doing pro bono work for the Boulder County Bar Association.

Clinton brings his experience to Gantenbein Law Firm clients in all matters pertaining to real estate, including all real estate transactional and litigation matters.


Clinton especially enjoys such real estate matters as Adverse Possession, Boundary Disputes, Water Dispute issues, Construction Dispute issues, Partition Actions, Commercial Disputes, Quiet Title Actions, Easement Issues, Conservation Issues, HOA Disputes,  Landlord - Tenant matters, Eviction issues and Foreclosure matters.

Clinton also enjoys Contract Drafting issues, Contract Enforcement issues and Commercial Real Estate Law issues.

  • Colorado Bar


  • Supreme Court, State of Colorado 

  • U.S. District Court, District of Colorado

  • Boulder County Bar Association Pro Bono Service Awardee (2019)

  • Boulder County Bar Association Pro Bono Service Awardee (2018)

  • Journal of Environmental Law and Litigation, Distinguished Service Awardee (2014-2015)

  • Pi Sigma Alpha Honor Society (national political honor society)


  • Kappa Mu Epsilon Honor Society (mathematical honor society)

  • Bolivia Ecotourism and Globalization Study Abroad

  • MidWest Model United Nations


  • Civil Pro Bono Panel, United States District Court, District of Colorado

  • Boulder County Bar Association Pro Bono work

  • Attorney, Flat Creek Law, PLLC, Longmont, CO: Provided legal counsel on civil litigation, commercial, real estate, and Colorado water law; Complex real estate litigation, including real estate litigation involving Special Districts, local governments, public partnerships private partnerships, infrastructure development, prescriptive easements, water rights; well permitting  in designated groundwater basin defense before Colorado Groundwater Commission transactional real estate matters, includings landlord - tenant issues and eviction issues.

  • Attorney, Of Counsel, Mark Cohen, J.D., LLM, Boulder, CO: Provided legal counsel, including jury trials as Plaintiff's co-counsel in breach of contract cases.

  • Attorney, Of Counsel, Silver Law Firm, LLC, Denver, CO: Provided legal counsel, including defense of clients in bench trials of commercial real estate cases.

  • Attorney, Of Counsel, Primera Law Group, Denver, CO:  Provided legal counsel, including co-counsel in federal employment cases.

  • Volunteer Attorney, Boulder County Legal Services, Louisville, CO: Provided civil litigation services to low-income Colorado residents and Senior Citizens.


  • Judicial Extern for Honorable Judge Charles D. Carlson, Lane County Circuit court, Eugene, OR: Clerked civil and criminal proceedings, submitted legal research memoranda for the Court's civil motions docket.

  • Boulder County Bar Association

  • Civil Pro Bono Panel of the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado

  • Boulder County Legal Services

  • Native American Law Students Association, Chapter Treasurer (2015-2016)




  • Journal of Environmental Law and Litigation: Managing Editor (2014-2015)




  • Clinton Burke, co-author, Nature Conservatory, white paper: Groundwater Management In The American West (exploring new ways for the public to stabilize groundwater tables and protect groundwater-dependent ecosystems).




If you have Real Estate, Business, Tax, Wills & Trusts, Estate Planning, Probate, Elder Law, HOA Defense, Foreclosure or Credit Dispute / Repair needs, contact our attorneys for exceptional legal counsel.

From our offices in Denver, we serve all of Colorado.