Dmitry Vilner was born in St. Petersburg, Russia, and grew up in the Denver metro area after immigrating to the United States with his family in the early 1990s.
Dmitry graduated magna cum laude from Brandeis University in Waltham, Massachusetts in 2008. He then returned to Colorado to attend the University of Colorado Law School, where he graduated in 2011. While in law school, Dmitry served as an associate editor of the University of Colorado Law Review and competed as a member of the National Moot Court Team. Additionally, he interned for the Honorable Timothy M. Tymkovich of the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit, as well as the Criminal Appellate Section of the Colorado Attorney General’s Office. He spent his summers during law school working for the U.S. Army JAG Corps at Fort Riley, Kansas and Camp Zama, Japan. Dmitry was recently selected by Super Lawyers for inclusion in the 2018 Colorado Rising Stars list.
Before joining White and Steele, P.C., Dmitry clerked for the Honorable Robert D. Hawthorne and the Honorable Diana L. Terry, both of the Colorado Court of Appeals. He also worked as an associate at a well-known Denver litigation firm.
- University of Colorado Law School, J.D., 2011
- Brandeis University, B.A., 2008
- Colorado state courts
- United States District Court for the District of Colorado
- United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
- Thompson G. Marsh Inn of Court, Executive Committee (2016-2017)
- Colorado Bar Association
- Denver Bar Association
- Colorado Defense Lawyers Association