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Laura E. Shapiro

Laura E. Shapiro - Senior Attorney

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- Theodore Roosevelt

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Location: Denver, Colorado

Phone: 303-695-0200

Fax: 303-695-8154

Email: Email Me

Location: Denver, Colorado

Phone: 303-695-0200

Fax: 303-695-8154

Email: Email Me

Do You Need Help Figuring Out Your Options?

I would love to meet with you to discuss your situation.

Practice Areas

100% Divorce and Family Law

Bar Admissions

Colorado, 1981 - Present

New York, 1978 - 2017

Education

New York Law School - J.D. 1978

Trinity College - B.A. 1972

Languages

English (Primary)

Spanish

French

Practice Areas

100% Divorce and Family Law

Bar Admissions

Colorado, 1981 - Present

New York, 1978 - 2017

Education

New York Law School - J.D. 1977

Trinity College - B.A. 1972

Languages

English (Primary)

Spanish

French

Honors and Awards

AV Preeminent
10.0Laura Emma Shapiro
The National Advocates Top 100

Professional Associations and Memberships

Colorado Bar Association

 

Metro Denver Interdisciplinary Committee (President 1992-93)

 

American Bar Association

 

New York Bar Association

 

Denver Bar Association

Arapahoe County Bar Association

 

Family Law Section, Colorado Bar Association

 

Legislative Committee, Family Law Section, Colorado Bar Association

 

Legal Fee Arbitration Committee, Denver Bar Association

 

Legal Fee Arbitration Committee, Colorado Bar Association

Published Works

Editor, American Journal of Family Law, 1991-95 Wiley Publication

 

Author: "Removal Issues and Standards for Modification of Custody," Colorado Lawyer, May 1995

 

Author: "Custody Evaluations in Colorado," Colorado Lawyer, August 1989

 

Author: "Splitting the Sheets," Denver Business Journal, 1991

 

Author: "Who Represents the Children When Parents Divorce," Parent Magazine, 1990

S Author: Numerous weekly articles in "Speaking Legally" section of The Denver Post, October 1998 to the present

 

Organized conferences for IDC; Presented as speaker at Keystone regarding Ethical Issues and Family Law Practice; Presented at conference regarding Supplemental Custody Evaluations

 

Co-Presenter at Family Law Institute, Vail, Colorado 2012: “Child Support Essentials”

 

Co-Author: “Retroactive Child Support: Conflicting Decision and Practice Advice,” Colorado Lawyer, August 2012

Employment History

Law Office of Laura E. Shapiro 1991-present

 

Malman and Malman 1990-1991

 

Law Office of Stephen J. Harhai 1987-1990

Colorado Attorney General's Office 1984-1987

 

Private Practice 1983-1984

 

Colorado Rural Legal Services 1979-1983

North Country Legal Services 1979-1979

 

Garnganigo and Goldsmith 1978-1979

 

Office of Rent Control 1977-1978