Salvador Quintana, Esq.

Salvador "Sal" Quintana, Attorney and Counselor at Law, President and Founder, of the Quintana Law Firm, LLC. 

Mr. Quintana's areas of expertise focuses on the practice areas of real estate law; estate planning, estate administration and probate, and related civil litigation.     

Mr. Quintana is a native of Denver, Colorado. He has an extensive business background in addition to his legal experience. Mr. Quintana earned a Juris Doctor from the University of Denver, Sturm College of Law; a Bachelors of Science degree in Business Management & Entrepreneurship from the University of Colorado at Boulder, Leeds School of Business; and then graduated with honors from New Mexico Highlands University where he earned his Master of Business Administration.

Mr. Quintana founded the Quintana Law Firm, LLC in 2011 to be able to provide his clients more personal service and attention in resolving their legal matters in a timely, efficient way, and to be able to better help those in need of legal services.  

Prior to starting the law firm he was an associate attorney at a mid-sized Denver law firm where he practiced real estate law and civil litigation and previous to that he was in-house counsel for Mines & Associates, P.C. where he advised its executive leadership on strategic planning, negotiations, corporate compliance and governance.  During law school Sal served as a law clerk for the Colorado Supreme Court, Office of Attorney Regulation Counsel, was a corporate apprentice at the Great-West Life Assurance Company, and he also was a legal analyst at the First Data Corporation.  

Mr. Quintana also has an extensive business background in addition to his legal experience. Prior to law school, he worked in public relations, fund raising, management, and marketing for universities and non-profit organizations. He was the director of alumni relations, and co-founded and managed the professional mentoring program at the University of Denver, Sturm College of Law.  Prior to that he was the director of marketing for the University of Central Florida’s Alumni Association, Inc. in Orlando, Florida and previously he was the director of alumni affairs of New Mexico Highlands University Alumni Association, Inc. in Las Vegas, New Mexico.

Some of Mr. Quintana’s current professional activities include being an active member in the Colorado Bar Association (“CBA”) and he served as the Denver Bar representative to the CBA’s Board of Governors.  He is currently active with the trust & estate, real estate law, solo and small firm practice sections of the CBA. Sal was also a member and graduate of the 2014 class of the CBA’s Leadership Training (COBALT) program.  He is also an active member of the Colorado Hispanic Bar Association (CHBA) and was a board of director member and is active with providing pro bono volunteering at the business legal nights at the Mi Casa Resource Center and with the Denver Bar Association’s pro se litigant’s legal clinics. He was also an active member of the Minoru Yasui American Inn of Court.  Mr. Quintana has been an advisory board member and mentor to many law students through the University of Denver, Sturm College of Law professional mentoring program.  

Mr. Quintana is also semi-fluent in Spanish and enjoys traveling, the mountains, skiing, biking, swimming, yoga, and public speaking.

Quintana Law Firm, LLC's Core Values:

  • Sensitivity towards our clients,
  • Commitment and dedication,
  • Licensed, professional and experienced attorneys,
  • Flexibility to work around your needs,
  • Open communication,
  • Accurate assessment of your matters and claims, &
  • ​​A high attention to detail for your legal matters. 

The Quintana Law Firm, LLC provides exceptional legal representation in the areas of real estate law, estate planning and probate administration, and related civil litigation. 

We Care:

Our firm is designed to take care of our clients. Our attorneys provide our clients personal attention in resolving their legal matters in a timely and efficient way. Our lawyers are respectful, professional, and strong advocates for our clients. We value our clients and our clients come first. 


To schedule an appointment contact us today at: (720) 515-4789

Se habla español.

Background Information:


  • University of Denver, Sturm College of Law, Juris Doctor

  • University of Colorado at Boulder, Leeds School of Business, Bachelors of Science, Business Management & Entrepreneurship

  • New Mexico Highlands University, Master of Business Administration 

Bar Admissions & Licenses:

  • Colorado State Courts

Honors & Awards:

  • Colorado Hispanic Bar Association's Outstanding New Lawyer Award - 2014
  • Colorado Bar Association Leadership Training (COBALT) Class of 2014 Graduate
  • Super Lawyers' Rising Stars Award, 2017, 2018, 2019, & 2020 - for Estate Planning & Probate Attorneys in Centennial, Colorado,
  • 5280 Denver's Mile High Magazine's, Denver’s Top Lawyers for 2017 - selected as one of the best of the best attorneys for the category of Real Estate Law: Landlord/Tenant,
  • Martindale-Hubbell Attorney Reviews and Ratings - AV Preeminent Rated (the highest level for professional excellence),
  • Colorado Supreme Court, Pro Bono Achievement Award recipient - 2013 - 2019, &
  • Colorado's 18th Judicial District, Certificate of Achievement - 2013

Professional Activities and Memberships:

  • American Bar Association, member,
  • Arapahoe County Bar Association, member,
  • Colorado Bar Association, member of the Real Estate Law Section, Solo Small Firm Practice Section, & Trust & Estate Section, former CBA Board of Governors representative for the Denver Bar Association,
  • Colorado Hispanic Bar Association, member and former Board of Director,
  • Denver Bar Association, member,
  • Minoru Yasui American Inn of Court member and group leader, 
  • University of Denver Sturm College of Law, Professional Mentoring Program, Advisory Board  Member & Law Student Mentor,
  • Colorado Bar Association Leadership Training (COBALT) Class of 2014 Graduate, &
  • Denver Active Professionals ("DAP"), Past President.

Areas of Concentration:

  • Real estate law
  • Estate Planning
  • Civil litigation
  • Contract drafting and negotiation
  • Landlord-tenant law
  • Evictions (FEDs) - Landlord representation 
  • Collections
  • Investment in the purchase and sale of real estate / property
  • Will and Trust Drafting
  • Probate administration
  • Conservatorships and Guardianships 
  • Small business legal issues
  • Entity formation and dissolution, and
  • Corporate / Business law