Family Law Resources

*CASE STUDY: Custody Win for R&H Client

Feb 26, 2021

Robinson & Henry Client Wins Big in Custody Case Introduction When parents split up under bitter circumstances, ex-partners can go ...

*CASE STUDY: Fight International Parental Abduction

Jan 4, 2022

R&H Invokes Hague Convention to Obtain Full Custody for Client By the time he reached out to Robinson & Henry, John was growing...

*CASE STUDY: Restrict Parenting Time During COVID

Oct 19, 2021

Family Law Team Helps Client with Immunocompromised Child Find Peace of Mind Imagine this scenario: Your child is severely immunocompro...

*Case Study: We Helped a Client Keep Their Home During Divorce

Sep 6, 2019

An R&H family law client faced losing their home in their divorce. The parties were at odds about the house’s value and how much th...

10 Signs Your Spouse is Hiding Assets

May 12, 2021

Download the 10 Signs Your Spouse is Hiding Assets guide.  In Colorado, spouses are entitled to equitable division of marital property,...

10 Ways Colorado Divorcees Make A Mess Of Their Lives Forever

May 31, 2018

Divorce can get messy. But, you should take your time, get the right attorney and make sure that you don’t complicate your life forever...

2 Ways Domestic Violence Can Affect Parental Rights

Oct 5, 2020

Courts take allegations of domestic violence very seriously and it can in fact impact your parenting rights and also your custody of th...

3 Reasons a D-I-Y Divorce is Not Right for You

Oct 6, 2020

The dissolution of a marriage is almost always an upsetting event. In addition there can be many challenges that require time, energy, ...

3 Reasons Why You Need a Divorce Attorney

Oct 30, 2020

Many people turn to Do-It-Yourself divorce because they think it will save them time and money. Our attorneys tell us, though, that mos...

4 Elements of a Child Support Worksheet

Aug 17, 2020

If you need child support or expect to pay child support, there are a few things you should know when you fill out your child support w...

5 More Ways to Strengthen Your Case for More Custody

Jan 24, 2020

No. 1 Be Careful Online “If you have nothing nice to say, say noting at all” will go a long way as you try to get more pare...

5 Questions to Ask an Attorney Before You Hire Them

Sep 16, 2020

It’s important to hire the right attorney to represent you in your legal matter. Civil litigation attorney provides five question...

50-50 Parenting Time in Colorado

May 12, 2022

Many parents contemplating divorce want to know if Colorado family courts always award 50-50 parenting time. In this short article and ...

A Child and Family Investigator May Improve Your Case’s Outcome

Feb 16, 2022

Depending on the nature of your case, your family law attorney may recommend hiring a parenting expert, like a Child and Family Investi...

A Guide to Choosing the Right Colorado Family Law Attorney

Jul 23, 2018

This guide reviews “why” hire an attorney and how to find the right attorney for your divorce.

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A Guide To Maximizing Your Parenting Time

Jul 19, 2018

Developing a parenting time plan that makes sense for you and your family is a critical part of the divorce process, helping to create ...

Adoption Process Eased for Parents of Assisted Reproductive Technology

Jun 7, 2022

Advances in medical technology have made it easier for all couples to have children. Meanwhile, state laws have lagged behind. Colorado...

Adoption Reversal: I Changed My Mind.

Sep 7, 2022

Adoption is a beautiful experience—most of the time. However, life does not always go according to plan, and you might find yourself qu...

Alternatives To Your Denver Divorce

Aug 16, 2018

For many reasons, including religious beliefs, health insurance, pensions or to qualify for Social Security benefits, you and your spou...

Am I Entitled to Some of My Ex’s Military Pension?

Oct 21, 2021

If you’re a military spouse considering divorce, you may be wondering whether you are entitled to receive part of your spouseR...

An Overview of the Stepparent Adoption Process

Oct 21, 2021

The stepparent adoption process requires numerous background checks and other documents. As Robinson & Henry Family Law Attorney pu...

Appeal a Family Court Order

Jan 11, 2022

The outcome of your custody or divorce case can have major implications on your life for years to come. If you believe the judge made a...

Assertive Colorado Child Support Attorneys to Fight for You

Jun 11, 2019

Colorado child support laws call for both parents to financially support their child. The child, not the parent, has a right to monetar...

Business Valuation for Divorce

Feb 17, 2022

Divorce is an inherently messy process. Dividing a business during divorce proceedings can feel like pouring gasoline onto an already v...

Can I Afford to Get Divorced in Colorado and Keep My Kids

Dec 1, 2018

You know you’re unhappy in your marriage, but you don’t know what to do about it. You tried marriage counseling or couples’ therapy, bu...

Can My Child be Included on the Restraining Order?

Nov 13, 2020

It can be difficult when you and your ex have shared custody over a child but you’ve filed for a restraining order. Can you inclu...

Can You Restrict Parenting Time Due to COVID?

Mar 30, 2021

The pandemic has created a lot of questions for divorced parents. A question our Family Law Team has received quite a bit is: can you d...

Child Placement with Grandparents

Dec 22, 2021

Child protective services strive to place children with family members when possible if the kids must be removed from their parent̵...

Claiming Children on Taxes After Divorce

Aug 18, 2017

Accidentally or not, an ex-spouse who claims your child(ren) on their tax returns (when they shouldn’t) can cause legal problems ...

Colorado Alimony: What You Should Know Before Divorce

Sep 19, 2019

Colorado is considered to be an alimony-friendly state. So, if you’re contemplating divorce or have already begun the process, we encou...

Colorado Child Custody Attorneys Fight to Protect Your Rights

Jun 11, 2019

Losing time with your child is a difficult outcome of a divorce with children. With emotions running high and stress levels at their pe...

Colorado Child Relocation: What Parents Need To Know

Dec 2, 2021

Being able to freely move around is a fundamental right in the U.S. Constitution. When it comes to family law, the court does not have ...

Colorado Marital Agreements

Sep 9, 2021

When prepared correctly, marital agreements give peace of mind to a couple entering into exciting new chapters of their lives. But it&#...

Colorado Restraining Orders

Aug 7, 2018

If you feel that you need protection from someone or if you need help fighting a restraining order or domestic violence charge, take qu...

Colorado Same-Sex Marriage and Divorce

Oct 12, 2022

Learn about the complex laws applicable to same-sex couples from our dedicated divorce attorneys at Robinson & Henry

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Colorado Surrogacy Agreement

Mar 22, 2022

The Colorado Surrogacy Agreement Act provides legal protections and sets consistent standards for surrogates and intended parents. The ...

Common Factors Considered in Child Custody Cases

Nov 10, 2018

When a couple gets divorced the most pressing question to be addressed is often who will get custody of their children. Child custody, ...

Common Law Marriage & Divorce in Colorado

Aug 31, 2021

A common-law marriage that ends tends to be more complicated than a union that went through the formal process. That’s probably n...

Consider This Family Court Alternative

Aug 17, 2020

Are you waiting for courts to take action on your case? If so, there is a family court alternative. Looking for a Family Law Attorney? ...

Contempt Of Court Proceedings Explained

Aug 16, 2018

What is contempt of court? Contempt is the intentional disobedience of a court order. In the context of family law cases, a party will ...

Contentious Custody Cases: Tips for Parents

May 10, 2022

Contentious custody cases happen despite one or both parties’ best efforts to keep things as low conflict as possible. So, what s...

COVID Vaccine Considerations for Divorced & Separated Parents

Jan 18, 2021

As the COVID vaccine continues to roll out, parents will have to decide whether it should be administered to their children. That decis...

Custody Exchanges: Improve Them for Your Child

Feb 17, 2021

Shared parenting agreements are primarily designed to be in the best interest of the child or children. The needs and abilities of the ...

Custody Issue: What Happens When a Kid Doesn’t Want to Visit

Feb 17, 2021

Sticking to your custody agreement is very important, as it is part of your overall court-ordered parenting plan. So what happens when ...

Decrease Your Colorado Child Support & Alimony Payments

Jul 23, 2018

One of your priorities as a parent is supporting your children, both financially and emotionally. However, your financial circumstances...

Defining Spousal Support

Aug 25, 2020

Most people are familiar with alimony, but what about spousal support? In Colorado, the courts refer to alimony as spousal support. If ...

Dividing Assets: Determining Marital Asset Value During Divorce

Oct 13, 2022

Getting divorced is stressful. You have a lot to do, including dividing assets. This is a tedious process during which arguments can er...

Dividing Pensions in a Military Divorce

Nov 21, 2018

A Guide to Navigating Recent Changes to the Division of Military Pensions in Divorce Proceedings in Colorado New legislation, Supreme C...

Dividing Retirement Accounts During a Colorado Divorce

Aug 16, 2018

Colorado courts have long held that retirement accounts are just as much as part of marital property as any other investment or savings...

Divorce Costs: How to Reduce Them

May 6, 2021

Divorce can be expensive, but our Family Law Team shares some ways you may be able to cut back on the cost of divorce. Have a Question ...

Divorce Fraud in Colorado

Sep 7, 2022

With emotions heightened and the future uncertain, some spouses can easily rationalize committing divorce fraud. They may hide or misre...

Divorce: How Long It Takes & What It Costs

Feb 11, 2021

Going through the divorce process is one of the most stressful times in a person’s life. Divorce can be emotionally difficult, complica...

Divorcing Your Disabled Spouse: What to Consider

Sep 6, 2022

Divorce is never easy. If you are contemplating leaving a spouse who has a disability, matters become further complicated. Your spouse ...

Do Colorado Divorce Courts Divide Marital Property Equally?

Oct 14, 2021

A common question our family law attorneys receive from new clients is: how is marital property divided? More specifically, clients wan...

Do I Need a Divorce Lawyer for Mediation?

Oct 12, 2021

If you’re getting divorced, Colorado courts want you and your soon-to-be ex-spouse to try to come to an agreement in mediation ra...

Do I Need a Lawyer for My Divorce?

Oct 12, 2021

Do I need a lawyer for my divorce? It’s a question our family law attorneys get all the time. The answer is, no, you do not. Howe...

Do Mothers Have an Edge in Family Court?

Oct 9, 2020

While mothers have special challenges in family law cases, it’s important to remember that the law is gender-blind. The rights of each ...

Do We Have to Go to Court?

Nov 11, 2020

Family Law Attorney Allison Sutton explains when a family law case will and will not go to court. Need A Family Law Attorney? Give us a...

Do You Have A Case?

Aug 13, 2018

Litigation is complex and unpredictable. Consult an attorney before filing a lawsuit.

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Emergency Motions to Restrict Parenting Time in Colorado

Oct 30, 2018

If you are concerned that your children are in imminent physical or emotional danger, you can file a Motion to Restrict Parenting Time ...

Ending Child Support Before Age 19 in Colorado

Jul 25, 2022

Popular culture tells us that we magically blossom into fully capable adults on our 18th birthday. However, Colorado law does not see i...

Enforce Custody Orders During Covid-19

May 1, 2020

ENFORCE PARENTING TIME DURING COVID-19 If your ex has stopped following your court-ordered custody arrangement because of the pandemic,...

Family Law Court Alternatives During COVID-19

May 1, 2020

The novel coronavirus pandemic has dramatically slowed the court system. That doesn’t mean your family law case has to come to a ...

FAQ: Is My Spouse Hiding Assets?

Sep 7, 2022

In Colorado, divorcing spouses are legally entitled to a fair and equitable division of marital property. Marital property includes all...

FAQ: Men’s Rights During Divorce

Sep 7, 2022

For many years, family law was not particularly friendly to men. Courts often relied on antiquated gender roles to make decisions about...

FAQ: What Should I Know About Getting Divorced in Colorado?

Nov 7, 2022

Divorce brings a tidal wave of emotions, among them uncertainty. Who will keep the house? Where will my children live? Will I have to p...

Father Gets Primary Custody

Mar 26, 2021

Dads’ rights are equal to moms’ rights, in Colorado – meaning both parents have an equal opportunity to raise their c...

Get the Right Attorney for Your Divorce

May 7, 2019

Divorce is a painful process. There’s no denying that. It’s perfectly acceptable to want it to be over as soon as possible, most people...

Grandparent Rights in Colorado

May 19, 2021

If your child is going through a divorce, has become unable to care for their children, or is deceased, you may be deeply concerned abo...

Have a Great Holiday: Part One

Nov 10, 2020

The holidays should be a magical time for children and their parents. When there’s a divorce, adult issues can crop up and consum...

Have a Great Holiday: Part Three

Nov 10, 2020

The holidays should be a magical time for children and their parents. For divorced parents and children, holiday parenting time plans c...

Have a Great Holiday: Part Two

Nov 10, 2020

Holiday parenting plan conflicts should not steal your child’s joy this season. In the second part of our three-part video series...

Help Your Child Have a Great Holiday with Both Sides of Their Family

Nov 10, 2020

The holidays should be a magical time for children and their parents. When there’s a divorce, adult issues can crop up and consum...

High Asset Divorce: Protect Your Interests

Mar 4, 2022

Divorcing couples with substantial assets have additional considerations when it comes to spousal maintenance and property division. If...

How a Child Custody Attorney Can Help You

Aug 16, 2018

Your children are the most important part of your life. They may be one of the reasons you decided to get a divorce. You must protect t...