Denver divorce mediator



Supervising Attorney for the University of Denver's Resource Center for Separating and Divorcing Families 2013 - 2015


Executive Council, Family Law Section of the Colorado Bar Association, 2000 - 2013, 2016 - 2020

Co-Chair of Legislative Committee, Family Law Section, 2001- 2003

Co-Chair of 2007 Family Law Institute Planning Committee

Family Court Task Force member, 2007 - 2009


President, Metropolitan Denver Interdisciplinary Committee (MDIC), 2003-2004

Secretary, Metropolitan Denver Interdisciplinary Committee (MDIC), 2002-2003

Treasurer, Metropolitan Denver Interdisciplinary Committee (MDIC), 2001-2002

Board of Directors, MDIC, 1998 – 2001


Selected for inclusion in the 2007 through 2020 editions of

The Best Lawyers in America in Family Law Mediation


Named the Best Lawyers’ 2016 Denver Family Law Mediation "Lawyer of the Year"


Selected as a Colorado Super Lawyer & Listed in 5280 Magazine 2009 - 2020


Recipient of the 2007 MDIC President’s Award for work done on behalf of the children of Colorado


2003 and 2002 Family Law Institute Planning Committee, Mediation Track


Adjunct Faculty, Family Law, University of Denver, Spring 2002


Contributing author to several Colorado domestic relations laws,

including the 1999 Parental Responsibilities Law, the 2001 Removal of Child Law;
and the 2018 Spousal Maintenance Law


Contributing author to the Judges Domestic Relations Law Benchbook


Testified numerous times in front of Colorado Senate and House of

Representatives Committees regarding proposed domestic relations laws


Speaker at many family law seminars, conferences and luncheons, including:

"Family Law Institute," Vail, CO, 2012, 2018, 2019

"ADR Conference," Denver, CO, 2009, 2016

"Family Law Basics Pro Bono Seminar," Denver, CO, 2011 - 2020

"Bench and Bar Family Law Institute," Breckenridge, CO, August 2005

"Family Law Institute": Steamboat Springs, CO, July 2003; Snowmass, CO, July 2002

Mediation Training by CDR Associates, Boulder, CO

Juris Doctor, University of Colorado * Bachelor of Arts, University of Georgia