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An Overview of Colorado Family Law

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Produced on November 05, 2018

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Course Information

Time 61 minutes
Difficulty Beginner

Course Description

This course, led by attorney Giugi Carminati, provides an overview of Colorado domestic relations cases (family law). This one-hour lecture covers marriage formation, divorce, parenting responsibilities (custody), decision making, maintenance (alimony), child custody, third-party investigations, and the domestic relations discovery process.

This course is designed to provide a roadmap for new practitioners who want to get a lay of the land when handling family law cases in Colorado.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Address the requirements (such as age) for a marriage in Colorado, including common law marriage
  2. Define annulment and its particular set of requirements
  3. Break down the divorce process and identify important documents and milestones in the divorce process, such as sworn financial statements
  4. Identify issues involved in child support and maintenance determinations

Credit Information

This course is pre-approved for CLE credit in the following states. If your state is not listed, contact support for more information on how to receive credit

Lawline reports attorney attendance in select states. View more about CLE reporting .


Giugi Carminati

Carminati Law PLLC

Giugi Carminati is a litigator and intersectional feminist advocate. She represents women, people of color, and members of the LGBTQ community in their personal and professional lives. She practices in state and federal courts in Texas, New York, and Colorado. From commercial litigation to family law and civil protection orders, she brings firm but compassionate legal advocacy for her clients. She speaks French, English, Italian and Spanish.


Ron V.

Good course for a quick intro to Colo. family law.

Evan J.

Good basic overview, helpful.

Thomas T.

Best CLE from LawLine

Kyle W.

Good overview of the subject matter.

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