Blog Posts in 2016

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Creating a Shared Parenting Plan for the Holiday Season

‘Tis the season of joy and goodwill to others, and imparting the significance of the holiday season to your children is one of the most important parts of this time of year for divorced or separated ...
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Meet Our 'Superb' Attorneys at The Harris Law Firm

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 ...
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Selling the Marital Home

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 property. If the ...
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Retired Judge Angie Arkin Speaks About Her Volunteer Work

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 ...
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What You Should Consider Before Filing for a Colorado Divorce

I recently overheard a conversation at an uptown bar from an exasperated woman complaining to her friend about her current living situation. She said, “Five years ago, this really annoying unemployed ...
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We Are Family… Right? Things To Know About Common Law Marriage

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, then you are ...
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Is a CFI or a PRE Right for Your Case?

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 as Child and ...
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Johnny Depp and Amber Heard’s Tumultuous Divorce

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 little over a ...
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The High Cost of Parental Conflict

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 college graduation ...
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Brad and Angelina Put Their Children First

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 ...
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Toby’s Pet Parade Brings Joy to the Community

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 ...
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Jennie Wray to Assist at the Sturm College of Law

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 ...
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Amy Poehler and Will Arnett’s Divorce Finalized

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 ...
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Divorce Recovery Group to Help You Move Forward

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 ...
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Is It Really a Problem?

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

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). ...
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Retired Judge Angie Arkin Presents at the Elder Law Conference

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

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 to over-share ...
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Retired Judge Angie Arkin to Speak at Colorado Judicial Conference

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 ...
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The Harris Law Firm Supports the Foothills Animal Shelter

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. ...
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Harris Law Firm Attends 16th Annual Colorado Family Law Institute

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 ...
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How Amendment 69 Could Affect Your Child Support Calculation

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 system called ...
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School Days and Your Parenting Plan

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. Also, if you have Joint ...
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Meet the Team at Our Evergreen Office

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 ...
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Preparing for a Parental Responsibilities Evaluator

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 ...
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