Quality of Life

Over the past few years, Denver has consistently ranked as the number one or number two city in the country for quality of life, according to US News and World Report. Denver averages around 300 sunny days a year, and is among one of the greenest cities in the country. Denver has 90 golf courses, 650 miles of paved bike paths, world-class ski slopes, and stunning mountain parks, making it a heaven for outdoor enthusiasts.

But Denver isn't all outdoors, all the time. Denver is also home to many nationally recognized museums, the second largest performing arts center in the nation, and bustling neighborhoods filled with art galleries, restaurants, bars and clubs. There are also over 100 local breweries in Denver, and a booming food scene that will satisfy any foodie's palate. 


Vibrant Economy

While Denverites enjoy an amazing quality of life, they don't slack when it comes to financial success. Denver is one of Forbes' top-ranked Best Places for Business and Careers and US News and World Report has ranked Colorado's economy number one in the United States, and the second-highest for economic growth.

The city's central location makes it a natural as a distribution hub for the American West, while also supporting a number of growing industries in technology and telecommunications. The energy industry is another staple of Denver's economy.  

Most importantly, the legal market is thriving here, with nearly 50 regional arms of AmLaw 200 firms; hundreds of local, regional and boutique law firms; countless in-house positions, including at many Fortune 500 companies and start-ups; and, thanks to being the State's Capital and an important regional hub, various and diverse government roles. 

  • http://lawweekcolorado.com/2016/10/denvers-zooming-legal-boom/
  • https://www.bizjournals.com/denver/news/2016/12/21/denver-will-be-a-red-hot-market-for-job-seekers-in.html
  • https://www.nerdwallet.com/blog/finance/best-cities-job-seekers-2017/

Cost of Living

One of the best parts of Denver is the cost of living. Denverites benefit from a booming economy and great quality of life, without paying an arm and a leg for it. Here's some links to help you crunch the numbers: