About Ken

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A Denver native, Ken Padilla was raised in Northwest Denver and graduated from West High School. Ken earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics with a MInor in Economics, and his Law Degree from the University of Denver.

He has three adult children, Lucia, Andrea and Joaquin, who is also his law partner in the family Law Firm of Padilla & Padilla. Ken has been a prominent Denver Attorney for more than 40 years. He has served as a visiting law professor at the University of Denver.

Ken was appointed by the Colorado Supreme Court to serve on a Legal Rules Revision Committee. He has been honored nationally and locally for his public service by National IMAGE and NEWSED. In 2007, Ken was recognized in 5280 Magazine’s “Top Colorado Attorneys.”