Elizabeth Imhoff Mabey



720 South Colorado Blvd.
South Tower, Suite 1020
Denver, Colorado 80246

P: 303.597.4000

F: 303.597.4001




Of Counsel

Practice Areas

  • Employment Law – Litigation
  • Employment Law – Advice & Counseling
  • Civil Litigation
  • Internal Investigations

Representative Matters

Last year, Elizabeth prevailed in a two-week jury trial in federal court; the jury found for the firm’s client on all claims.  Elizabeth also recently obtained a complete defense verdict for a large public utility in a case involving claims of interference with employment contract.

Elizabeth recently obtained a defense award (in arbitration) in favor of a Fortune 200 client on all claims of disability discrimination and intentional infliction of emotional distress.

Elizabeth has created and conducted trainings for companies related to compliance issues and litigation avoidance, and developed employee policies and manuals to reflect changes in applicable laws or corporate structure.

Elizabeth has conducted workplace investigations on behalf of employers in areas including EEO issues, employee relations, union grievances, public accommodation complaints, fraud, workplace violence, theft, and substance abuse.

Previous Experience

Prior to joining the firm, Elizabeth worked in-house as General Counsel and Vice President of Professional Services at Business Controls, a consulting and technology firm specializing in workplace complaints and investigations. Prior to that position, Elizabeth worked in a large law firm, concentrating on employment law and complex commercial litigation.

Awards & Professional Distinctions

  • Rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell (top peer rating available)
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Named to 2013 Top Rated Lawyers in Labor & Employment Law


  • University of Denver, Sturm College of Law, Denver, Colorado 1998, J.D., Order of St. Ives
  • Southwestern University, Georgetown, Texas, 1994, B.A.


  • State of Colorado
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
  • United States District Court for the District of Colorado

Publications & Presentations

  • Author, CBA-CLE, The Practitioner’s Guide to Colorado Employment Law, Workplace Violence, 2004, 2006, & 2008.
  • Speaker, Colorado Employment Law Conference, Issues in Independent Investigations, 2008.


  • Colorado Bar Association (Board of Governors Member, Denver Bar Association Representative, 2006-2008)
  • Denver Bar Association (Executive Committee Member, Young Lawyers Division, 2001-2003)
  • Colorado Women’s Bar Association (Board Member, 2004-2009)

Elizabeth can be reached directly at (303) 597-4010 or mabey@mlgrouppc.com.