Matthew A. Niznik

Mr. Niznik’s practice focuses on commercial litigation, creditor rights, real property litigation, and probate litigation.  He joined the firm in 2008 and handles all aspects of litigation including trials, arbitrations, and appeals.

Matt is a Colorado Springs native and believes in giving back to the community and city that has given much to him.  He is actively involved in Palmer Land Trust, El Paso County Bar Foundation, and the Ben S. Wendelken Inn of Court.  When not in the office, he enjoys running, hiking, and cycling in Colorado’s mountains and spending time with his wife and his two energetic boys.

Practice Areas:


  • Juris Doctor, University of Colorado School of Law (2006)
  • Bachelor of Arts, University of Colorado; Boulder (2002)

Memberships and Affiliations:

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

Court Admissions:

  • United States District Court; Colorado (2009)
  • Colorado State Courts (2006)

Bar Admissions:

  • Colorado (2006)

Other Distinctions:

  • Member, University of Colorado Law Review
  • Secretary, Class of 2006, University of Colorado School of Law

Professional Experience:

  • Sparks Willson (2008-Present)
  • Assistant County Attorney, El Paso County Attorney’s Office (2006-2008)


Joan E. Bailey