Jeanne M. Wilson Wins Colorado Springs Style Magazine 2019 Top Attorney Award for Family Law

2019 CSprings Style Mag Award

“2019 Colorado Spring’s Style Magazine Top Attorneys, voted on by their peers, to help you find the right person for your legal work.” SOURCE: http://www.coloradospringsstyle.com/January-February-2019/Top-Attorneys-2019/ “Who was surveyed? – Approximately 900 licensed attorneys in El Paso County were invited via email to complete the survey, with electronic reminders sent, encouraging participation. In addition, attorneys were asked to forward the online voting information to their colleagues.” 2019 TOP ATTORNEY IN FAMILY LAW Wilson, Jeanne M. / Law Office of Jeanne M Wilson & Associates 1160 Lake Plaza Dr, Colorado Springs CO 80906 Jeanne M. Wilson was recognized with this year’s 2019 Colorado Springs Style Magazine Top Family Law Attorney award! Having received this distinction in prior years, Jeanne M. Wilson couldn’t be more grateful…

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Be Brave and Grab as Much Knowledge as You Can!

Colorado Spring's Top Family Law Attorney Specializing in Divorce

A divorce is one of the most frightening times of our lives. It’s easy to feel victimized as a court process gets set in motion that is confusing and threatening… and leaves us  sleepless and doubting what we thought we knew.  In the end there will be loss, that is certain; but how we approach that impending loss can leave us with more than just pain and memories. It is possible to grow and learn and become more than we were, more than we knew was possible. After many years of seeing clients go through this process and rejoicing with them when they face their new future and understanding when they can’t move on, here’s what I think makes a…

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Father’s Rights – Father’s Deserve Same Legal Protection as Mother’s

The Law Office of Jeanne M. Wilson & Associates, PC. and Father's Rights

“Father’s rights” is a popular phrase used by law firms and custody attorneys, but it is no more a “right” than “Mother’s rights”.  The term “Father’s rights” is, however, more of an idea that Fathers deserve the same legal protections for their custody rights as Mothers. It encompasses the idea that Fathers have the same importance in the lives of their Children as Mothers; and, that Courts should always recognize Fathers as equal to Mothers when deciding custody of Children. Colorado Courts and almost every Judge in Colorado recognizes this concept—and for that, Colorado is progressive and fortunate. Once Fathers and Mothers are seen as equally important, then the Court can start to decide the parenting time schedule. Just because…

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The Potentially High Costs of a Contested Divorce

The Potentially High Costs of a Contested Divorce

I recently saw an article claiming the average cost of a “contested divorce” in Colorado is $14,500. Why do some divorces cost so much? Because “contested” means the two parties in the divorce don’t agree. They are fighting over property division, debt division and parenting. Disputes over any one of these, two or all three means a lot of Court time and attorney time devoted to a case. Alternatively, if the parties agree upon all or most issues, a divorce will likely not exceed $5000—even with attorneys involved. This is precisely why your premiere Colorado Springs divorce attorney does what she does; for you. Parenting Issues: Fighting over Children—whether justified by safety concerns or other motivation—is a huge factor in…

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Controlling the Fallout During Divorce

Post Divorce Regulation Suggestions

Is it Possible to Prevent Defamation in Divorce Cases? The title of this article says it all…is it possible to prevent disparaging comments and written statements (Facebook, Instagram, etc.) from being made about the other Party during a divorce? When this question is raised in my practice, I tell Clients to recall a sensationalized divorce of a billionaire couple (the billionaire being Sir Paul McCartney). That divorce was a media feeding frenzy and both parties engaged in world-wide disparagement of each other. So, if a billionaire—with teams of attorneys– cannot control the disparagement and bad press from a divorce, how can anyone else hope to escape the carnage? This is a serious matter for many people going through a divorce.…

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