Danielle Hartley focuses her practice on complex litigation matters. She was a summer associate at WilmerHale in 2020.

While attending law school, Ms. Hartley worked as an extern at the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals and was a summer trainee associate for Studio Legale Scognamiglio in Naples, Italy in 2019. She also helped lead her team to the national semi-finals in the 2021 National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition. As a student, Ms. Hartley’s article titled “Corporate Boardrooms and the National Football League: A Gender Diversity Marriage Made in Corporate Governance Heaven” was selected for publication in the Denver Law Review.

Before law school, Ms. Hartley was a senior litigation paralegal at Hogan Lovells and a litigation paralegal at WilmerHale where her experience includes several trial and congressional hearing teams.


  • Education

    • JD, University of Denver Sturm College of Law, 2021

      Order of the Coif

      Senior Articles Editor, Executive Board, Management Committee, Denver Law Review

    • BA, Political Science, American University, 2010

      Dean's list
  • Admissions

    • Colorado

    • US District Court for the District of Colorado

    • US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit