Have you seen the commercials for the law firms “specializing” in Father’s Rights issues? Firms specializing in “Father’s rights” have not once, in my 15 years of practice, done better in settlement or court for their clients that experienced family law attorneys. I have worked with some reputable attorneys at these firms but choosing a…

Colorado Domestic Courts mandate that a couple facing divorce must first attempt to resolve their disputes in mediation, before the Court will hear the case. As a couple your first step is to determine the issues of contention and then enter into mediation, before seeking legal counsel or starting the court process. See the 3…

In the midst of a stressful divorce, many parents head toward what they believe is the best course of action for the allocation of parental responsibilities by using a parental responsibility evaluations that involve child family investigators. There are very good reasons why someone would consider parental responsibility evaluations, for instance, a member of your…

The Jerry Maguire movie inspired me to share and promote a better way to divorce. Here are 6 Steps to finding your “Kwan” This is the scene from the movie where my inspiration started. Later in the movie, Jerry’s client explains: “It’s not the coin – it’s the kwan” Jerry: Kwan. That’s your word? Rod:…

The 3 actions: ask 4 important questions first, review 4 imperative considerations and review 3 crucial financial documents. See examples. The cost of divorce can be significant and hiring the right attorney is imperative to resolve your divorce quickly and fairly. There are popular and reputable attorneys continuously retained on their reputation; they may not…

After reviewing the current media facts about the Sherri Shepherd and Lamar Sally divorce case, here are 5 actions that Sherri Shepherd and couples considering divorce should avoid. 1. Sherri filed for divorce without an attorney of record, with a child on the way, carried by a surrogate, and a potentially fraudulent pre-nuptial agreement after…

This is video is about why Teddi Ann Barry PC practices family law in Denver, Vail, Avon Colorado. Teddi Ann Barry PC practices family law because she was educated to serve others! The premise of my college and law school education at Creighton University, a Jesuit Catholic university. This philosophy is important and what I…

What considerations do I review before I take on a client? This short video explains my process when taking on new clients.  This is as important for any potential new client as it is for me.  I want to do the best I can for everyone during this difficult time. Does the family want to…

Texting is written communication used for good and bad purposes.  It’s used as evidence or ammunition of a parents or spouses bad behavior. Text messaging causes all types of trouble for people experiencing a divorce especially how it’s interpreted, so here are a few do’s and dont’s. The serious do’s and don’ts of texting worth…

The mediator is a neutral third party in the divorce process, helping individual parties facilitate an agreement they can take to their respective attorneys for review and counsel. Watch this video for more information. Colorado Domestic Courts almost always mandate that a couple facing divorce must first attempt to resolve their disputes in mediation, before…