Meet Our 'Superb' Attorneys at The Harris Law Firm

Nov 30, 2016
At The Harris Law Firm, we strive to provide our clients with the legal assistance they require during their time of need, and while we consider the work we do for those clients to be the greatest ...

Selling the Marital Home

Nov 11, 2016
By Peter Hallquist Marital Vs. Separate Assets When a divorcing couple seeks the sell their marital home, the first order of business is to determine whether the house is marital property or separate ...

Retired Judge Angie Arkin Speaks About Her Volunteer Work

Oct 18, 2016
Each month, Retired Judge Angela “Angie” Arkin from the firm’s Denver office volunteers to provide two self-represented couples with mediation to help them resolve their family law case. “I believe it ...

What You Should Consider Before Filing for a Colorado Divorce

Oct 13, 2016
By Kristi Sullivan of Highwater Wealth Management I recently overheard a conversation at an uptown bar from an exasperated woman complaining to her friend about her current living situation. She said, ...

We Are Family… Right? Things To Know About Common Law Marriage

Oct 6, 2016
By Carrie Eckstein Colorado recognizes common law marriages, which means that if you cohabitate with your partner for any duration and you mutually and consistently hold yourselves out to be married, ...

Is a CFI or a PRE Right for Your Case?

Oct 5, 2016
By Carrie Eckstein When there are contested cases concerning the allocation of parental responsibilities, the court may appoint an expert to conduct an investigation. The most common experts are known ...

Johnny Depp and Amber Heard’s Tumultuous Divorce

Oct 3, 2016
By Taylor Fish Johnny Depp and Amber Heard have recently gone through a very public divorce. It is very public for several reasons: both actors are well-known movie stars, they have been married a ...

The High Cost of Parental Conflict

Sep 23, 2016
By Kevin Massaro A while ago, the family court judges went to a seminar where several adult “children of divorce” gave speeches. One said the two things she dreaded most were her high school and ...

Brad and Angelina Put Their Children First

Sep 21, 2016
The recent news report that Angelina Jolie has filed for divorce from Brad Pitt, whom she married about two years ago, was a surprise to their adoring public. She has asked for physical custody of ...

Toby’s Pet Parade Brings Joy to the Community

Sep 20, 2016
The attorneys and legal professionals from The Harris Law Firm’s Evergreen office continued their support of the Foothills Animal Shelter by participating in Toby’s Pet Parade last Saturday, September ...

Jennie Wray to Assist at the Sturm College of Law

Sep 19, 2016
The Harris Law Firm is happy to announce that attorney Jennie Wray will be assisting Professors Angela Arkin and Jane Irvine with a class this fall for their Advanced Family Law course at Sturm ...

Amy Poehler and Will Arnett’s Divorce Finalized

Sep 13, 2016
By Taylor Fish The two were married for nine years and had two children before the couple split back in 2012, but their divorce was only finalized last month. In her memoir, “ Yes Please ,” Amy ...

Divorce Recovery Group to Help You Move Forward

Sep 7, 2016
Karyn Seitz, a registered psychotherapist, is offering a group divorce recovery program designed for anyone who needs help letting go and moving forward after their divorce. The program will begin on ...

Is It Really a Problem?

Sep 2, 2016
By Kevin Massaro One of the common problems we face in family law cases is the extreme polarization between the parties. Trust disappears, and everything the other parent does with the children is ...

The Harris Law Firm Continues to Offer Support to the Animals of the Evergreen Community

Sep 1, 2016
Jennifer Irwin, a paralegal at the firm’s Evergreen office and strong advocate for our furry friends, recently attended the 3 rd annual fundraiser for the Evergreen Animal Protection League (EAPL). ...

Retired Judge Angie Arkin Presents at the Elder Law Conference

Aug 31, 2016
Retired Judge Angela “Angie” Arkin from The Harris Law Firm’s Denver office co-presented an ethics seminar entitled “Unbundled Legal Services” to all attendees at CLE of Colorado, Inc.’s 8 th Annual ...

How Do I Answer My Child’s Questions About Parenting Time Disputes?

Aug 26, 2016
By Carrie Eckstein As attorneys, we get this question all the time. It is a difficult question, and we provide a pretty simple answer. You do not want to place the child in the middle. You do not want ...

Retired Judge Angie Arkin to Speak at Colorado Judicial Conference

Aug 25, 2016
We are happy to acknowledge that Retired Judge Angela “Angie” Arkin from The Harris Law Firm’s Denver office will be co-presenting two seminars at the 2016 Colorado Judicial Conference. The Colorado ...

The Harris Law Firm Supports the Foothills Animal Shelter

Aug 22, 2016
The lawyers and legal professionals at The Harris Law Firm’s Evergreen Office volunteered their time this month to help prepare sheltered dogs and cats at the Foothills Animal Shelter for adoption. ...

Harris Law Firm Attends 16th Annual Colorado Family Law Institute

Aug 18, 2016
Kathy Nelson , Special Counsel to The Harris Law Firm, was one of several attorneys at the firm who attended this year’s Colorado Family Law Institute in Breckenridge. This premier conference for ...

How Amendment 69 Could Affect Your Child Support Calculation

Aug 12, 2016
By Carrie Eckstein When you go to vote this November you will see the proposed Amendment 69 on your ballot. If passed, this will amend the Colorado constitution to create a single-payer health care ...

School Days and Your Parenting Plan

Aug 10, 2016
By Carrie Eckstein As the new school year is starting, it may be time to review your Parenting Plan. Some Plans call for variations in the weekly schedule, vacations, holidays, and for exchanges. ...

Meet the Team at Our Evergreen Office

Aug 4, 2016
Evergreen is just 30 quick minutes up the hill and is host to one of The Harris Law Firms four locations. Evergreen is a wonderful community that has a full calendar of community events. In the spirit ...

Preparing for a Parental Responsibilities Evaluator

Aug 3, 2016
Harris Law Firm's Robert L. Pomper steps in to give some advice about how to best prepare your client for a Parental Responsibilities Evaluator and Child Family Investigator. Almost every Colorado ...

Domestic Violence Cases

Jul 29, 2016
Attorney William R. Rapson of Welborn Sullivan Meck & Tooley, P.C. wrote a guest blog on some the issues around domestic violence. Individuals in domestic situations – married or not – may find ...