Practice Areas

Business Law

Business Formation Starting a new business can be an exciting adventure, but if formation of the business is not handled properly, it can fail just as quickly as it began. In Colorado, the process of forming a business begins with selection of the best entity type, be it Sole Proprietorship, Limited Liability Company, Partnership, or [..]

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Elder Law, Estates, and Trust Administration

The World of Probate and Estate Administration When it comes to fears about death, one of the biggest added concerns that people have is the possibility of probate. Across America, you are likely to hear individuals bemoan the probate process as lengthy, expensive, complicated, and rife with conflict. While every state has a different set [..]

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Divorce & Legal Separation

Helping You Through All Aspects of Divorce At the law firm of Opfer & Stowell, P.C., we understand that emotions can run high when a relationship is ending. An amicable resolution is ideal, but not always possible given the unique facts of your case. Our approach is to try to resolve conflicts amicably. However, if [..]

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Allocation of Parental Rights & Responsibilities

In today’s world families come in all shapes and sizes. Child custody and support can be an issue in divorce and legal separation cases but also in cases where parents are not currently or were never married to one another. The break-up of a relationship is a traumatic event for parents, and even more so [..]

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Post Decree Modification

Life has a way of changing regardless of how carefully we have planned. In some cases, after a divorce, legal separation, or allocation of parental rights and responsibilities people find that their parenting plans and support payments are simply not in line with their family’s current needs or financial situation. Modifications of parenting plans and [..]

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Adoptions

Adopting a child is a wonderful and life changing event and can be a confusing process. There are many various types of adoptions, for example, the adoption of a newborn infant in a private adoption, overseas adoptions, the adoption of children of your new spouse when their biological parent is deceased or otherwise uninvolved, also [..]

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Juvenile Law

Dealing with the officials who oversee the safety of children in Colorado can be very frustrating. Parents often find they or their children are under investigation and are uncertain where they can turn for help. This is when it is imperative to reach out to an attorney who understands Colorado Juvenile Law; someone who can [..]

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Estate Planning

There are a number of ways to ensure that your final wishes are followed by your family members when you can no longer manage your own affairs or upon your death. Whether you have a large or small estate, you have the right to decide how your assets should be distributed and your affairs managed. [..]

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