Daniel A. Sloane | Partner

Denver Personal Injury Attorney with 20 Years’ Experience

Dan is a third-generation Denver native who has been representing injured clients for 15 years. Dan has been selected as a Top 100 Trial Lawyer by the National Trial Lawyers, named in Best Lawyers in America by U.S. News and World Report, selected as a Best Lawyer in Denver by the Denver Post and named one of Denver’s Top Lawyers by 5280 Magazine.

Dan has been married 25 years, has two terrific grown daughters and two dogs.

Practice Areas & Case Results

Since 1997, Attorney Sloane has been practicing civil trial law. For the past fifteen years, Dan’s scope of and clients have covered a broad spectrum of personal injury cases. His most recent cases have been on those who have been impacted and victimized by sexual abuse and harassment. Dan was the key attorney on a recent case between a former student of Adams County in Colorado and a young man who was repeatedly assaulted by her teacher, Gilbert Trujillo. The winnings were $5 million for the case, which is the largest in Colorado state history under Title IX.

Featured News Articles About This Case & Dan Sloane:

Dan Sloane and Denver Trial Lawyers ® is currently investigating a case against the University of Michigan athletic department involving a doctor who may have sexually abused countless student athletes.

Featured News Articles About This Case & Dan Sloane:

Dan also has vast experience with clients who motorcycle accidents, car accidents, truck and bus accidents, medical malpractice, and defective products. These victims’ injuries ranged from spinal cord injuries, quadriplegia, nerve injuries, soft tissue damage, mild to severe traumatic brain injuries, broken bones, and more. 

Additionally, he represents those who have fallen victim to unfair wage practices. Throughout his career, Attorney Sloane has recovered numerous six and seven-figure amounts for his medical malpractice and personal injury clients.

Employment Law Representation

As part of his practice in employment law, Attorney Sloane provides representation for individuals who have experienced unfair wages or over-time practices from their employers. In a recent case, Attorney Sloane obtained class certification and served as co-lead counsel in the United States District Court for a group of employees who were not fairly paid their overtime wages. In a previous nationwide multi-district product liability case, he also served as a member of the steering committee.

Volunteer & Educational Work

Dan is involved in numerous charitable organizations. He served as a board member on the Temple Sinai Board of Trustees for five years. Dan was a board member of the Brain Injury Association (Alliance) of Colorado (BIAC) for over 10 years and served as Board President for two years. Dan also acted as BIAC’s general counsel for several years and continues to donate his time and support BIAC.


  • “Litigation of Pediatric Brain Injury Cases,” Brain Injury Association of Colorado Conference, Vail, Colorado
  • “A Novel Approach to Handling Medical Malpractice Claims,” American College of Surgeons, Denver, Colorado
  • “Legal and Financial Issues Surrounding Brain Injuries,” Spalding Rehabilitation Hospital, Denver, Colorado
  • The Craig Hospital 2012 Brain Injury Summit in Beaver Creek, Colorado
  • Dan has conducted question and answer seminars for many brain injury support groups throughout Colorado.

Published Works

  • Colorado Chapter; Business Torts, A Fifty State Guide, Aspen Publishing
  • $23,000,000

    Defective Products

  • $2,000,000

    Birth Injury

  • $1,800,000

    Medical Malpractice

  • $1,000,000

    Car Accident

  • $750,000

    Bus Accidents

  • $600,000

    Medical Malpractice

  • $575,000

    Car Accident

  • $550,000

    Car Accident

  • $500,000

    Car Accident

  • $250,000

    Bus Accidents

  • $250,000

    Insurance Bad Faith

  • $250,000

    Pedestrian & Bicycle Accident

  • $100,000

    Car Accident

Professional Associations & Memberships

  • Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, Eagle Member
  • Brain Injury Alliance of Colorado, Board Member and Past-President
  • American Association for Justice, Member
  • Colorado Bar Association
  • Arapahoe County Association
  • Denver Bar Association
  • Board of Temple Sinai, Trustee, 1995 – 2000

Fraternity Affiliation

  • Phi Alpha Delta Legal Fraternity