Financial and parental responsibility matters relating to a dissolution of marriage are often some of the most difficult and challenging issues you will face in your life.  A positive divorce experience requires hard work, knowledge and a desire to move forward.  We are committed to developing a close-working relationship with you to provide high quality, caring and efficient legal services.  We understand that the process is often painful, exhausting,  and confusing.  We believe that creativity and problem solving are an extremely important part of the process.  We strive to provide excellence and solution-oriented guidance and helpful information.  Read More >


Best Lawyers, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession, has named Denise K. Mills as the “Denver Best Lawyers Family Law Lawyer of the Year” for 2012. After more than a quarter of a century in publication, Best Lawyers is designating “Lawyers of the Year” in high-profile legal specialties in large legal communities. Only a single lawyer in each specialty in each community is being honored as the “Lawyer of the Year.” Best Lawyers compiles its lists of outstanding attorneys by conducting exhaustive peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers.  Read More >


In Colorado we have "no fault" divorce.  Technically, a marriage is dissolved or terminated because at least one party is convinced that the marriage is irretrievably broken and there is no hope for reconciliation.  The passage of this law relieved the court of the obligation to listen to the parties recite their list of complaints against each other. Colorado will not permit a party to file an action for dissolution or legal separation until he or she has been a domiciliary (permanent resident) of Colorado for at least 91 days.  After the action is started, there is another required 91-day waiting period before the marriage may be terminated.    Read More >