Shapiro Family Law

Firm Overview

Main Office
Main Office
8751 E. Hampden Ave
Suite B5
Denver  CO  80231
  • (303) 695-0200
  • (303) 695-8154

Office Information

Office Hours
8:30AM - 5:30PM
Emergency After Hours
Languages Spoken
English, Spanish, French

What is your firm's point of view regarding clients educating themselves on legal issues?

We think it is important for clients to understand their legal rights and obligations.

Is your firm willing to review documents prepared by clients?

Yes to an extent.

Is your firm willing to coach clients who want to represent themselves?

We do not do a lot of this type of work.

How frequently does your firm use mediation, arbitration, or collaborative law to resolve cases?


What are your firm's strengths and style?

Every client receives individual attention as we do not take every case. We are very detail oriented and pay close attention to the needs of the case. We are casual, friendly and we have a positive atmosphere in our office.

Does your firm provide pro bono legal services or otherwise participate in your community?

Yes but only as we choose to do.

Is your firm willing to help a client with one discrete part of a case, without taking on the whole case?


What are your policies about dividing work within the firm to make the process most cost-effective for the client?

We excel in task division and do this whenever possible.

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

We are small, experienced and we pay attention to the needs of the client and case.

What experience or education distinguishes your lawyers from others?

Forty years of experience, Super Lawyer recognition, AV rating.

How did your firm decide on the primary area of practice(s)?

This began in 1990 with an interest in providing the best representation to families in crisis.

Laura Shapiro

I am a family law attorney with 40+ years of experience in helping clients receive the best possible outcome in their cases. I have been practicing since 1977 and have owned my own practice since 1991. I am recognized by my peers with awards such as The National Advocates Top 100 Lawyers and 5281 Super Lawyers.

Specialties: family law | divorce and separation | property division | child custody | child support | allocation of parental responsibilities | post-decree modifications | mediation | pre and post nuptial agreements | grandparent rights | adoption | contempt | appeals
  • Bar Number: 11519
    Colorado , 1981
  • New York Law School
    Juris Doctor , 1978
  • Trinity College
    B.A. , 1972
    Foreign Language and Fine Arts

Daniel Zarnowski

  • Bar Number: 50059
    Colorado , 2016
  • St. Thomas University School of Law
    Juris Doctor , 2016
  • Central Connecticut State University
    B.A. , 2007
    Political Science

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