Todd Burnham

Todd Burnham is an Expert Litigator, Business Strategist, Entrepreneur, Renowned Speaker, Leadership Coach, and Motivational Author who is passionate about helping you elevate your business, relationships, and life.

As a New York-educated trial lawyer and founding partner of Colorado’s Burnham Law, Todd’s service-driven approach and enterprising insight are evinced in unparalleled growth. The firm’s stellar track record continues to attract the nation’s most experienced and skilled litigators, expanding to eight law offices across Colorado and Wyoming.

Todd was raised in Syracuse’s South Side, transferring to Fayetteville, New York, where he trained in Lacrosse, becoming a two-time All-American NCAA lacrosse player and National Champion Hobart College Lacrosse team member. He obtained his psychology degree from Hobart College and a Juris Doctorate from Albany Law School. Todd is admitted to practice law in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York, the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado, and both Colorado and New York state courts.

Celebrated Author
and Speaker

Todd Burnham’s bestselling book COMEBACK: Epic Rebound Strategies for Personal or Business Adversity transforms how we tackle life’s challenges. Packed with inspiring true accounts from master athletes, artists, business leaders, and scientists, COMEBACK has helped countless individuals leverage trauma and adversity as a launch pad to success in careers, relationships, and life.

As host of Deep Bench with Todd Burnham, Todd’s broadcasts, seminars, lectures, and keynotes continue to empower future leaders worldwide, offering long-tested tactics and unmatched insight that generate lasting benefits in business and life.

Thought Leader

For decades, Todd’s interests have revolved around the study of adversity, identifying how trauma and adversity fuel growth and success. His findings disrupt the stigma of hardship and trauma, debunking outdated cliches touting fruitless positive thinking and driving conversation on the necessity and value of obstacles, contesting cultural norms around family law practice, and transforming the lives of clients and coworkers.


Burnham Law prioritizes community involvement, sponsoring programs including Ignite Adaptive Sports events, the Flatirons Food Film Festival Children’s Program, a CU Buffs cause campaign benefitting the Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Nonviolence (SPAN), scholarships, and other local projects.

Todd is a member of the Executive Board of Directors for the nonprofit organization Von’s Vision, providing low-income Denver youth with corrective eyewear and quality eye care. He is a former Executive Board member of the nonprofit Boulder Interdisciplinary Committee, a team of professionals focused on educating and supporting individuals working in the family law arena.

Todd lives in Boulder, Colorado and Kauai, HI with his wife Katy and their five children, where he mows the lawn with his son and coaches his daughters’ soccer and lacrosse teams.

Podcast by Todd Burnham: Deep Bench