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Jennifer S McDonald Esq.

Jennifer S McDonald Esq.

The Law Firm of Jennifer S. McDonald, LLC
  • Divorce, Family Law
  • Colorado
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Summary

Ms. McDonald focuses her practice on family law issues involving divorce, custody, and post-decree issues. She represents clients across the state of Colorado, including but not limited to Denver, Arapahoe County, Adams County, and Douglas County. Ms. McDonald handles cases involving high conflict divorce, dissolution of marriage, child custody, allocation of parental responsibilities, child support, maintenance, parental relocation, division of marital assets, grandparent rights, paternity, and civil protection orders, from beginning to end. In 2006, Ms. McDonald graduated with two undergraduate degrees in English and Broadcast Journalism from the University of Colorado at Boulder. Ms. McDonald went on to earn her Juris Doctorate from the University of Colorado at Boulder in 2011. During her time as a law student, Ms. McDonald served as a guardian ad litem, representing children in court cases involving dependency and neglect. Ms. McDonald is trained in mediation, and uses her skills to settle many of her cases. As a child of divorce herself, Ms. McDonald is passionate about helping families through the sensitive and difficult divorce process. She understands that every divorce is unique. Ms. McDonald works with her clients to craft arguments and settlements; and, she works hard to help clients find resolution and closure. Ms. McDonald is an active member of the Colorado Bar Association, the Arapahoe County Bar Association, and the Colorado Bar Association Family Law section. She is licensed in the State of Colorado and the District Court of Colorado. Ms. McDonald is also a Child and Family Investigator (CFI) and is open for appointments throughout Colorado. Ms. McDonald is a native of Colorado. In her free time Ms. McDonald enjoys spending time enjoying the Colorado mountains with her husband and children.

Education
University of Colorado Law School
J.D. (2011) | Law
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University of Colorado - Boulder
B.S. (2006) | Broadcast Journalism
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University of Colorado - Boulder
B.A. (2006) | English
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Professional Experience
Attorney/Owner
The Law Firm of Jennifer S. McDonald, LLC
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Attoreny
The Law Firm of Dennis A. Lacerte
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Ms. McDonald handled family law cases as the primary attorney for The Law Firm of Dennis A. Lacerte for several years. She handled divorce, custody, parenting time, asset division, maintenance, and other family law issues from start to finish.
Certifications
Child and Family Investigator Training (Not an official certificate)
Office of the State Court Administrator
40 Hour Mediation Training
Mares-Dixon & Associates
Awards
Rising Star
Super Lawyers
Professional Associations
Colorado Women's Bar Association
Programs Committee Member
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Activities: Help organize CWBA programs and CLEs.
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Colorado Bar Association- Family Law Section
Member
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Colorado
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Fees
  • Free Consultation
    30 Minute Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Fee agreements based on client's circumstances.
Practice Areas
  • Divorce
  • Family Law
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Websites & Blogs
Website
The Law Firm of Jennifer S. McDonald, LLC
Blog
jennifermcdonaldlaw Blog
Contact & Map
The Law Firm of Jennifer S. McDonald, LLC
6860 S. Yosemite Court,
Suite 2000
Centennial, CO 80112
USA
Toll-Free: (303) 991-2740
Cell: (720) 345-2867
Fax: (303) 796-0545