Donald Eby

Real Estate and Eviction Lawyer

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Donald Eby Awards

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Donald Eby

Lawyer Donald “Corky” Eby is widely recognized as an authority for Colorado real estate, eviction, and real estate broker legal issues. He is a contributing author to The Colorado Real Estate Journal, frequently speaks before broker associations and investor groups, and handles calls for the Colorado Association of Realtors legal hotline.

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Types of legal cases handled

Evictions | Commercial Leases | Mechanics Liens | Zoning & Land Use | Real Estate Litigation | Real Estate Broker Disputes

Types of clients helped

Homeowners | Commercial Tenants | Commercial Landlords | Real Estate Brokers | Small & Medium Sized Businesses | Residential Landlords | Single-Unit Landlords

Publications, Speaking, & Memberships

Don Eby published in The Colorado Real Estate Journal

Small-photo-side-for-events-CRJAttorney Don Eby discusses marijuana provisions in commercial leases and the implications for landlords in the Colorado Real Estate Journal. Read the article here

Appointed to Planning Commission

Castle Rock Planning Comission Don Eby appointed as a Planning Commissioner for the Castle Rock Planning Commission for 2014 to 2015. Don Eby was one of eight commissioners that handled Castle Rock’s zoning, rezoning, planning, subdividing, platting, annexation, and other related activities for the town. Lean about the planning commission

Eviction attorney Donald Eby is interviewed by Channel 7 News.

Screen Shot 2015-06-01 at 3.46.56 PM Eviction attorney Donald Eby is interviewed by Channel 7 News regarding landlord’s rights to prohibit tenants from using or possession marijuana in or on the leased premises

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7/23/15: Nobody on this message board knows more about landlord tenant relations than Mr. Eby. You really ought to consider buying some of his time to at least get an understanding of the lay of the land!! Daniel Deasy, General Practice Lawyer

5/15/15: Corky Eby is THE best attorney I know…PERIOD!”

5/11/15: “[Don Eby was] very helpful and provide good information in a ‘tricky’ eviction situation.”

5/5/15: “Great Positive Staff And Professional Service.”

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Donald Eby selected to Super Lawyers

superlawyer-small3Attorney Donald Eby was selected to the 2015 Rising Stars list for real estate and eviction matters by Super Lawyers. Read more

Avvo Rating: Excellent

Avvo ExcellentDon Eby rated “Excellent” as a real estate attorney by Avvo, an independent organization.

Case Results

Eviction Defense

6/1/15: Eviction Defense – Resolved issue with Property Management who was improperly billing for pet fees.

Stolen House

5/21/15: Successfully resolved the issue of a client’s house being stolen. Returned possession and ownership to him, he sold the home a couple of months later for $500K.

Removal of Mechanic’s Lien

3/7/14: I successfully petitioned court to issue an order to release a faulty mechanics lien recorded against client’s home.

Money Damages

2/15/14: I obtained a money judgement for a client whose tenant had damaged his home and owed rent as well as thousands for damages resulting from a marijuana grow operation within the rental house.

Interference of Contract

1/31/14: I successfully, avoided trial by negotiating a settlement for client who was being sued for interfering and wrongfully causing a land buyer to abandon a contract to purchase land.

About Don Eby

Donald “Corky” Eby is the lead attorney of Robinson & Henry’s real estate division.  He is an experienced adviser and powerful advocate for clients facing challenges involving the purchase or sale of commercial or residential property; real estate financing issues; land development or zoning problems; lease drafting or enforcement; landlord/tenant disputes or eviction; foreclosures; other contract issues; and HOA disputes.  Don is also a talented legal resource in the area of business and commercial law.  He can provide guidance in issues involving acquisitions and mergers, joint ventures, entity formation, collections, franchises, and contract issues.  For many of his small business clients, he also serves as general corporate council.

Don provides superior representation for all of his clients, but our nation’s veterans hold a special place in his heart.  Don served in the US Navy where he was assigned to aviation squadrons, aircraft carriers, and other special assignments.  He was deployed to Iraq, Kuwait, the Red Sea, Persian Gulf, Mediterranean, and Adriatic Sea.  Today, he is proud to represent veterans on issues such as VA disability ratings, combat-related special compensation, discharge review, and other Veterans Administration claims.

Additionally, Don has owned and operated his own real estate company since 2002.  During this time he has, bought and sold dozens of homes.  He also gained firsthand experience dealing with landlord/tenant issues ranging from broken leases to property repairs and evictions.

Don holds a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Denver and a Bachelor of Science degree from Oklahoma State University.  He earned the Scholastic Excellence Award for Trial Practice and was named Corporate Apprentice of the Year by the University of Denver Sturm College of Law.  He is a member of the Colorado Bar Association – Real Estate and Business sections, the American Bar Association, and the Douglas Elbert County Bar Association.

Don is an active member of the Castle Rock business community and serves on the Castle Rock Board of Adjustments.  Because he has a personal connection with and cares about our nation’s veterans he serves on the Veterans Project Board of Directors and he is a volunteer attorney for the Colorado Bar Association’s Colorado Lawyers for Colorado Veterans.  Additionally, Don is a member of the Colorado Association of Real Estate Investors, NAIOP – Commercial Real Estate Development, serving on the Legislative Affairs Committee, Military Officers Association of America (MOAA), and the Denver Chapter of the Navy League.

A few qualities that set Don apart from other attorneys are his concern for your needs, his friendly personality, and his acute legal mind.  He is a powerful negotiator, advocate, and legal adviser especially on issues involving real estate, litigation, business, or veterans’ benefits.

Lastly, Don is an engaging and knowledgeable speaker who regularly addresses groups about legal issues relating to real estate and business.  If you are interested in inviting Don to address your group, contact him today by email ( or call him at (303) 688-0944.