Jeff Alter

Jeff Alter

Tough, Dedicated, Smart Family Law Attorney - Colorado
  • Divorce, Family Law, Arbitration & Mediation
  • Colorado
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Summary

Jeff focuses on family law and divorce issues and handles every aspect of his clients' cases. He is part of a larger network of select family law and divorce attorneys that share strategies and analysis in more difficult and complex cases. He is a mentor to new family law attorneys and is tough and aggressive when needed and conciliatory when such an approach benefits his clients. He enjoys chess, music (voice and piano); working out (gym); hiking; bicycling; reading; word games (e.g. scrabble, boggle).

Education
California Western School of Law
J.D. | Litigation/Mediation
Honors: Scored in top 5% nationally in law school aptitude test (LSAT); American Jurisprudence Award for Legal Skills; Academic scholarship.
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Professional Experience
Owner/Member
Alter Legal Family Law
- Current
Handles any matters involving Colorado divorce or Colorado family law, including parenting time (visitation and/or custody), child support, maintenance (alimony), premarital agreements, separation agreements, mediation, grandparents rights, domestic partnerships, name changes, post-decree modifications and contempts.
Law Clerk
Colorado Courts
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2003-2006: Law clerk for Colorado District Consulted with judges and magistrates, drafted opinions and orders, and conducted legal research leading to determination of case outcomes.
Judicial Officer
Connecticut Courts
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Assisted judges in bench and jury trials.
Legal Author/Editor
Multiple Legal Publishers
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Contributed legal articles and analysis national in scope which are relied upon by judges and attorneys. Conducted solo law practice.
Awards
American Jurisprudence Award
California Western School of Law
Top law student in legal skills.
Peral H. Gamertsfelder Award for Outstanding Work in Phiolosphy
Ohio University
Expert Family Law Author
Ezine
Professional Associations
Colorado Bar Association
Member
Current
Activities: Family Law Section and Litigation Section.
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Arapahoe County Bar Association
Member
Current
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Denver Bar Association
Member
Current
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Colorado Bar Association Family Law Section Mentoring Program
Mentor
- Current
Activities: Provides guidance and advice on family law matters to new attorneys and law students.
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Colorado Family Law Court program
FLCP Attorney
- Current
Activities: Provides Family Law litigtion representation for qualified clients.
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Colorado
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Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    $2,500 to $5,000.00 retainer - $225 to $250 hr. Lowers to replenish of $1,000.00 retainer if credit card charged automatically.
Practice Areas
  • Divorce
  • Family Law
  • Arbitration & Mediation
Additional Practice Areas
  • Child Support
  • Custody
  • Prenuptial Agreements
  • Protection Orders
  • Contempt
Websites & Blogs
Website
Alter Family Law
Contact & Map
Alter Legal
7350 E. Progress Pl.
Suite 100
Greenwood Village, CO 80111
USA