Paula Anne Holt

Teaching Professor

  • Faculty


Law, Ethics, Contracts, Negotiation, Conflict Resolution, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Mediation, Descriptive Psychology


  • MS, Conflict Resolution, University of Denver, 2019
  • MBA, University of Denver, 2010
  • JD, University of Denver, 2009
  • BS, Finance, Arizona State University, 2006
  • BS, Marketing, Arizona State University, 2006

Licensure / Accreditations

  • SCOTUS Bar License
  • 40 Mediation Training
  • Attorney License
  • Certification in International Studies

Professional Affiliations

  • Colorado State Bar Association
  • Colorado Women's Bar Association
  • Family Law Bar Association
  • Society of Descriptive Psychology


Holt, P. A. (2018). Why is it so Hard to Train Ethical Decision Making?. Denver, CO: Newmont Mining.
Holt, P. A. (2018). The Supreme Court After Kennedy. The Supreme Court After Kennedy Panel. Denver, CO : Department of Business Ethics and Legal Studies.
Holt, P. A. (2017). Using Descriptive Psychology to Negotiate Conflict Resolution. Annual SDP Conference. Golden, CO: Society of Descriptive Psychology.
Holt, P. A., & Holt, S. B. (2019). Ethics Tango: Using Descriptive Psychology in Moral Development. Ethics Boot Camp. Daniels College of Business: Daniels College of Business.
Holt, P. A. (2019). Living Integrity with Build-a-Bear. Ethics Boot Camp. Daniels College of Business: Department of Business Ethics and Legal Studies.


  • Outstanding Young Lawyer, First JD Bar Association
  • Outstanding Faculty / Staff Award, Panhellanic Fraternity and Sorority life
  • Best Idea, Rocky Mountain Academy of Legal Studies in Business
  • Super Lawyers - Rising Star, Super Lawyers