Carl Zielinski

Workers Comp Attorney

An Illinois native, Carl Zielinski attended college and law school in Virginia before settling in Colorado in 2015. Carl has a broad variety of legal experience, ranging from prosecuting criminal cases to briefing issues related to terrorism and national security for trial in Federal court. Since joining McDivitt Law Firm in 2016, Carl has used that experience to help workers’ compensation clients get their lives back on track.


  • William & Mary Law School, J.D., cum laude
  • The College of William & Mary, B.A. English


  • Douglas County Attorney’s Office, Post-Graduate Legal Fellow
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, Extern for the Honorable Henry E. Hudson
  • Department of Labor, Extern
  • Office of the Commonwealth’s Attorney, Intern
  • William & Mary Law School, Criminal Law Teaching Assistant

Bar Admissions

  • Colorado


  • William & Mary Environmental Law and Policy Review, Senior Articles Editor
  • Dean’s List, Fall 2011