Open Accessibility Menu
Committed To Developing The Best Solution For Your Family

Jacob Allen

Senior Associate

Jacob Allen brings a unique combination of experiences and skills to his family law practice. Jacob’s previous work ranges from providing psychological counseling and assessments to children and families to litigating complex product liability cases against some of the nation’s largest companies.

Jacob, a Denver native, graduated from the University of Colorado at Boulder as a member of the Phi Beta Kappa honor society. He then went on to serve as an AmeriCorps volunteer and as a mental health counselor at Children’s Hospital Colorado. Jacob also received specialized training in counseling and psychological assessment of children at the University of Texas at Austin.

Jacob conducted his legal training at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law where he was a Chancellor’s Scholar. The Chancellor Scholarship is a full-tuition scholarship awarded to students who demonstrate academic excellence and a commitment to community service. While in law school, Jacob worked for both federal and state court judges including United States District Court Judge R. Brooke Jackson, United States District Court Magistrate Judge Michael Hegarty, and Denver District Court Judge John W. Madden, IV.

As an attorney, Jacob has applied his diverse skillset to a specialization in family law. In addition to his work in family law, Jacob also has a background in employment and product liability litigation.

Jacob has served as a volunteer Big Brother, member of the Rose Community Foundation’s Roots and Branches Foundation, and a volunteer attorney for Metro Volunteer Lawyers.

Jacob Allen and his family

Jacob and his family enjoying time in Breckenridge.

  • Best Lawyers "Ones To Watch" 2022
  • Super Lawyer's Rising Stars 2022
  • State of Colorado
  • United States District Court for the District of Colorado
  • Arapahoe County Bar Association
  • Colorado Bar Association
    • Member, Family Law Section
  • Denver Bar Association
  • Metro Denver Interdisciplinary Committee
  • J.D., University of Denver Sturm College of Law
    • Chancellor Scholarship: Full tuition scholarship based on demonstrated academic excellence and commitment to public service
    • Scholastic Excellence Award for Highest Grade: Evidence
  • M.A., University of Texas at Austin, Educational Psychology
  • B.A., University of Colorado at Boulder, Political Science
    • Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society


  • A Day in the Life of a Law Firm Associate, University of Denver Sturm College of Law

Metro Volunteer Lawyers

  • Expertise
  • Super Lawyers
  • American Institute of Family Law Attorneys (AIOFLA)
  • Best For Colorado
  • Best Law Firms
  • Lawyers of Distinction
  • 2022 Top 10 Family Law Firm

We Care about our Clients, our Team and our Community

  • Our Clients You come to us for guidance, support and assistance at a trying time. We take this responsibility very seriously. You deserve a high level of service and excellent legal representation. WE CARE about your challenges, solutions and process for resolution.
  • Our Team We celebrate the many individual strengths that make up The Harris Law Firm team. We encourage growth while also promoting a collaborative working environment. WE CARE about our team and strive to ensure an environment of collegiality, appreciation and consistent professional development.
  • Our Community The Harris Law Firm supports the legal, local and international community. Through deliberate strategic giving efforts, we work together to bring strength, happiness and empowerment to Colorado and beyond. WE CARE about our role in the world around us.

Contact Our Colorado
Family Law Firm

If you are in need of a compassionate, skilled, and experienced Colorado family law attorney, The Harris Law Firm can help. If you have a legal question about a domestic relations issue, including divorce and the allocation of parental rights, please complete our contact form below. A member of our legal team will be in touch with you soon to arrange a private consultation with one of our experienced attorneys. Together we can find a resolution.
  • Please enter your first name.
  • Please enter your last name.
  • This isn't a valid email address.
    Please enter your email address.
  • This isn't a valid phone number.
    Please enter your phone number.
    You entered an invalid number.
  • Please enter a message.
  • Please make a selection.