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Ann Catherine Gushurst

Ann Catherine Gushurst

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About Me

I have been practicing exclusively in Family Law for most of my legal career.   My practice is currently a mixture of litigation, collaboration and mediation.  I believe strongly that divorcing families should do everything they can to minimize the emotional fallout from divorce, so that the experience doesn’t cripple them or their children. 


Practice Areas


  1. Mediation: 50%
  2. Divorce & Separation: 50%



Hourly ($390/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • Christopher Daniel Leroi

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Christopher Leroi Mediation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • James Rufus Garts III

    I endorse this lawyer.


    James Garts Family Attorney
    Relationship: Worked for lawyer

Contact Info

Gutterman Griffiths PC

10375 Park Meadows Drive
Suite 520
Littleton, CO, 80124-6736



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Colorado Super LawyerThomson Reuters2012
Top 50 Female LawyersSuper Lawyers2012
Top 50 Female LawyersSuper Lawyers2011
Colorado Super LawyerThomson Reuters2011
Colorado Super LawyerThomson Reuters2010
SuperLawyerThompson Reuters2009
Colorado Super LawyerThompson Reuters2007
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
ShareholderGutterman Griffiths PC2005 - Present
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Colorado Bar Association Family Law ExecutiveBoard Member2008 - Present
MDS CounselingBoard Member2005 - Present
Colorado Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Colorado Collaborative Law ProfessionalsBoard of DirectorsN/A
Colorado Collaborative Law ProfessionalsPast Co-PresidentN/A
Guild of Catholic LawyersMemberN/A
International Academy of Collaborative ProfessionalsMemberN/A
Metropolitan Denver Interdisciplinary CommitteeMemberN/A
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Colorado breakthrough for children!Client in same sex relationship was declared to be the legal mother of her child. This case has impacted three other similar cases in our firm.
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Publication NameTitleDate
Practitioner's Guide to Domestic RelationsSeparation Agreements2010
The Colorado LawyerCollaborative Practice: A Paradigm Shift2007
ColoradoBiz MagazineTreat Your Divorce Like a BusinessN/A
ColoradoBiz MagazineLow Conflict DivorceN/A
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of New Brunswick Law SchoolN/ALL.B - Bachelor of Laws1994
University of TorontoPhysiologyBS - Bachelor of Science1985
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Metropolitan Denver Interdisciplinary CommitteeNon-Traditional Families2013
Colorado Chapter of the Association of Family and Conciliation CourtsThe Ethical Use of Research in Custody Matters2013
Colorado Bar Association ConferenceCivil Unions, DOMA, and Prop 8: What We Know, and What We Don't Know2013
Colorado Bar AssociationIn re the Marriage of Swink and Pro Bono2013
Colorado Chapter of the Association of Family and Conciliation CourtsAlienation 101 for Attorneys2012
International Annual ConferenceEthics and Collaborative Practice2010
International Annual ConferenceAlienation2010
Elder Law InstituteAdvanced Family Law2010
Collaborative Civil PracticeCollaborative civil practice for privately held business law group2010
Utah Regional ConferenceThe Use of Child Evaluators and ENA2009