Surbhi Garg represents clients before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the Colorado Civil Rights Division, the National Labor Relations Board, the Department of Labor, and the Office of Federal Contract Compliance. She has experience in all stages of litigation in both state and federal court, including appeals.  

Surbhi conducts training sessions on sexual harassment and all aspects of discrimination. She drafts employee handbooks and employment-related policies and procedures. She also provides consulting services on employment related matters and is skilled at understanding her clients’ businesses and specific needs. She has helped clients through mergers, layoffs, restructuring, board changes, and cultural shifts. 

Surbhi has worked with all types of clients, from small private clients and recent public startups to large nonprofits and Fortune 500 companies, in a variety of industries such as retail, service, technology, construction, local government and military. She has also worked as an in-house attorney, on secondment, for numerous clients and is well versed in balancing practical business needs with legal responsibilities.

Professional & Community Affiliations

Board Member

South Asian Bar Association of Colorado


Former President

South Asian Bar Association of Colorado



Law School…Yes We Can!


Vice Chair of Board

Vibrant South Asian (Non Profit)

August 2015-present


Hate Crimes Education Task Force

November 2012-present

Camp Counselor

Heritage Camp for Adoptive Families

July 2011-present

Global Village Volunteer - India

Habitat for Humanity


Recipient, Wesley J. Fastiff Ingenuity Award



Named, Rising Star

Super Lawyers


Recipient, Governor Ralph Carr Award

Asian Pacific American Bar Association of Colorado


Recipient, Gary McPherson Outstanding Young Lawyer of the Year Award

Colorado Bar Association



University of Colorado Law School

Rothgerber Moot Court


National Champion

National Asian Pacific American Bar Association

Thomas Tang Moot Court


Books & Book Chapters

  • Sections of Chapter 21: International Labor and Employment Law, International Corporate Practice: A Practitioner’s Guide to Global Success, Practising Law Institute, chapter co-authors: Philip Berkowitz and Trent Sutton, February 2021

Speaking Engagements

The Pay Equity Wave Continues: What You Need to Know to Stay Afloat

Rocky Mountain Employer Conference

September 21, 2018

Don’t Get Wrecked by the Reckoning: Responding to Harassment in the Age of #MeToo

Association of Corporate Counsel Chief Legal Officer / General Counsel Group

February 2018

Sexual Harassment in Tech

LadyCoders, Denver, CO

January 2018

Medical Marijuana in the Workplace

National Employment Law Webinar Series, Denver, CO

March 2017

Beyond the Safety Pin

Colorado Diversity Bars, Denver, CO

November 2016

First Amendment Since Garcetti

Colorado Municipal League, Breckenridge, CO

October 2014


  • J.D., University of Colorado Law School, 2013
  • B.A., University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, 2009


  • Hindi

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