Trish’s practice frequently includes divorce with highly complex financial issues, such as business entity valuation, family trusts, separate property tracing, prenuptial agreements, and equity compensation structures. Her practice also includes child custody matters, spousal support (maintenance), same-sex divorce, and grandparent and step-parent adoption. Trish prides herself on finding creative solutions tailored to the specific needs of each client, and she appreciates the significant emotional and financial challenges that clients face as they navigate the divorce process. Counsel and clients who have worked with Trish describe her as smart, caring, professional, and practical.
Trish is a past Chair of the Family Law Section of the Colorado Bar Association and a Past President of the Colorado Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. She has been honored numerous times as a top attorney in the area of family law by Colorado Super Lawyers, and as one of its Top 100 Lawyers in Colorado and Top 50 Women Lawyers in Colorado. Trish has also been recognized as a Best Lawyer in family law by Best Lawyers, a venerable peer-review publication in the legal profession, and she has been recognized by 5280 Magazine as a Top Lawyer in Colorado family law multiple times.
Trish is a frequent lecturer in continuing education presentations to attorneys, judges, and other domestic relations professionals on a wide variety of family law topics. She was a Co-Coordinating Editor of family law articles for The Colorado Lawyer for twelve years, and she has been a contributing editor/author for the The Practitioner’s Guide to Colorado Domestic Relations Law and the Colorado Family Law Section Bench/Bar Book for judges and practitioners. Trish is a member of the Family Law Section legislative and education committees, the Colorado Women’s Bar Association public policy committee, and the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers’ Continuing Legal Education Committee. She is also a member of the Board of the Journal of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. Trish enjoys volunteering her services in family law matters through Metro Volunteer Lawyers.
Outside the office, Trish loves to spend time with her family, which includes bi-coastal college students, and she enjoys a wide variety of hobbies and interests, including traveling, hiking, Peloton, New York Times crossword puzzles, podcasts, art and design, theater, gardening, estate sales, and cooking.