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Do I Need a Prenup?

Who Needs A Prenup? Prenuptial agreements, or prenups, are now being drafted for couples of all ages. These legal documents are now as important for young couples in their 20s and 30’s who are ...
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Antonio Anduaga to Take Colorado Bar Exam Before Joining The Harris Law Firm

We are excited to announce that Antonio Anduaga, a Senior Law Clerk at the firm, will be taking the Colorado Bar Exam in February of this year. When he passes, he will join The Harris Law Firm’s ...
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Jennie Wray and Angela Arkin Published in Law Week Colorado

The Harris Law Firm attorney Jennie Wray and retired judge Angela “Angie” Arkin were recently published in Law Week Colorado. The pair wrote a piece titled ‘Emerging Trends in Family Law’ where they ...
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Divorced Parents: Consider These 10 New Year’s Resolutions for 2017

The beginning of the New Year is an important time for all of us to reflect on the past and set new goals for the future. For recently divorced parents, this time of year is also an opportunity to ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Domestic Violence Cases

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 ...
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2016 Denver Senior Law Day This Friday

This Friday, July 29 the Denver Senior Law Day Committee will be holding the 2016 Denver Senior Law Day at the PPA Event Center in Denver, CO. The event runs from 8 a.m. until noon, and some of ...
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5 Ways a DUI Can Affect Your Divorce or Child Custody

By: Jay Tiftickjian , Attorney Getting divorced is complicated and stressful enough, but being charged with a DUI can make the experience even worse. If you are dealing with a DUI charge while you are ...
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What Do I Do With My Change of Vehicle Title or Quit Claim Deed?

When your divorce is finalized, we always divide the vehicles and homes between the parties involved, and include language regarding any necessary change of title. You should have access to your ...
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Who Gets Fido? Divorce and Pets

Some of the most contentious parts of any divorce are deciding who will get custody of the children, and how property will be decided. It makes sense that these two aspects have a tendency to bring ...
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