Elyse Ritchie March 4th 2021

Elyse Ritchie

Phone: 970-356-5666

Fax: 970-356-8967

Elyse’s practice focuses primarily on personal injury law and business law and development, including entity formation, mergers and acquisitions, contract drafting and review, and civil litigation. Elyse is licensed to practice law in both Colorado and Wyoming. Elyse is also admitted to the U.S. District Court, District of Colorado. She is an active member in the Larimer County Bar Association and a past president of the Larimer County Women’s Bar Association.

Elyse earned her law degree from the University of Colorado School of Law in 2014. Prior to law school, Elyse graduated from Colorado State University with a B.A. in Political Science in 2010. After graduating from law school, Elyse worked as a law clerk for the Honorable Daniel J. Kaup and the Honorable Susan Blanco in the District Court for the Eighth Judicial District in Fort Collins. Elyse joined Grant & Hoffman Law Firm in 2017. Elyse has lived in Northern Colorado for over twenty years, including in both Greeley and Fort Collins.

Areas of Practice

  • Business Law
  • Entity Formation
  • Incorporation & Dissolution
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Contract Law
  • Civil Litigation
  • Personal Injury and Accidents
  • Oil and Gas Law
  • Real Estate Transactions

Bar Admissions

  • Colorado, 2014
  • Wyoming, 2018
  • U.S. District Court District of Colorado, 2017


  • University of Colorado School of Law, Boulder, Colorado
    • Juris Doctor – 2014
  • Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado
    • B.A. – 2010
    • Honors: With Honors
    • Major: Political Science
    • Major: Interdisciplinary Study: Diversity in Law

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Larimer County Women’s Bar Association, Vice President, 2017
  • Colorado Bar Association, Member, 2014
  • Larimer County Bar Association, Member
  • Weld County Bar Association, Member
  • Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Colorado Eighth Judicial District Court, Law Clerk, 2015 to 2017