Matthew A. Niznik

Matt joined the firm in July 2008.  His practice focuses on commercial litigation, creditor rights, and probate litigation.  Matt handles all aspects of litigation including trials, arbitrations, and appeals.

Practice Areas

  • Litigation
    • Commercial Litigation (Contracts and Business Disputes)
    • Probate Litigation
    • Creditors’ Rights
    • Trade Secret Litigation
    • Real Estate Litigation
    • Civil Appeals


  • Juris Doctor, University of Colorado School of Law, 2006
    • University of Colorado Law Review
    • Class of 2006 Officer (Secretary)
  • Bachelor of Arts, University of Colorado, Boulder, 2002

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Palmer Land Trust, Board Member 2014 – present (Secretary 2016 – present)
  • El Paso County Bar Foundation, Board Member 2015 – present
  • The Ben S. Wendelken Inn of Court, Member 2008 – present (Treasurer 2015-present)

Court Admissions

  • Colorado State Courts, 2006
  • United States District Court, Colorado 2009

Bar Admissions

  • Admitted to bar, Colorado, 2006

Professional Experience

  • Sparks Willson Borges Brandt & Johnson, P.C. (2008-Present)
  • El Paso County Attorney’s Office, Assistant County Attorney (2006-2008)


    Joan E. Bailey