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Shari D Caton

Shari D Caton

Practice areas:

Probate, Elder Law, Estate Planning, Power Of Attorney, Guardianship

About Me

The law offices of Poskus, Caton & Klein, P.C. focus on probate, elder law, estate planning and estate administration. We are deeply committed to addressing the individual needs of each of our clients, and we are proud to represent people of all ages, needs, and asset ranges in contested and uncontested matters.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1998

  1. Estate Planning: 25%
  2. Elder Law: 25%
  3. Probate: 25%
  4. Power Of Attorney: 15%
  5. Guardianship: 10%

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($250/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

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Contact Info

303 East 17th Avenue, Suite 900
Denver, CO, 80203

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
COActive200106/30/2015
NMInactive199801/03/2013

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Invited as Fellow of the FoundationColorado Bar Foundation2013
AV Rated FirmMartindale-Hubbell2006
Award in Clinical StudiesUniversity of New Mexico School of Law1998
Summa Cum LaudeNorth Carolina Wesleyan College1996

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
ShareholderPoskus, Caton & Klein, P.C.2006 - Present
AssociatePrivate Civil Practice2000 - 2006
Prosecuting AttorneyNinth Judicial District Attorneys Office1998 - 2000
Judicial Law ClerkNinth Judicial District Court1997 - 1997
Legal InternUnited States Air Force Area Defense Counsel1996 - 1996
InternWayne County Mental Health Center1996 - 1996

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Colorado Bar FoundationFellow of the Foundation2013 - Present
Elder Law Section Colorado Bar AssociationCo-chair2013 - Present
Colorado Bar Association, Elder Law SectionAttorney Member2007 - Present
Colorado Bar AssociationExecutive Council Elder Law Section2006 - Present
Colorado Bar AssociationTrusts and Estates Section Member2006 - Present
National Academy of Elder Law AttorneysMember2002 - Present
Colorado Bar AssociationMember2000 - Present
Big Brothers Big SistersBoard Member1999 - 2000
American Bar AssociationMember1998 - Present
New Mexico State Bar AssociationMember1998 - Present
Phi Delta PhiMember1996 - Present

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Elder Law in Colorado, Chapter 29, Continuing Legal Education in Colorado, Inc., 4th Ed., Vol. 2."Medicaid Eligibility for Long Term Care"2013
Senior Law Handbook 2013 Edition, Chapter 23, Continuing Legal Education in Colorado, Inc. and the Colorado Bar AssociationPowers of Attorney2013
Elder Law in Colorado, Chapter 29 (Co-Author), Continuing Legal Education in Colorado, Inc., Fourth Edition, Volume 2"Medicaid Eligibility for Long Term Care"2012
Senior Law Handbook 2012 Edition, Chapter 23, Continuing Legal Education in Colorado, Inc. and the Colorado Bar AssociationPowers of Attorney2012
Elder Law in Colorado, Chapter 29 (Co-Author), Continuing Legal Education in Colorado, Inc., Fourth Edition, Volume 2"Medicaid Eligibility for Long-Term Care"2011
Senior Law Handbook 2011 Edition, Chapter 23, Continuing Legal Education in Colorado, Inc. and the Colorado Bar Association"Powers of Attorney"2011
Senior Law Handbook 2010 Edition, Chapter 23, Continuing Legal Education in Colorado, Inc. and the Colorado Bar Association"Powers of Attorney"2010
Senior Law Handbook 2009 Edition, Chapter 23, Continuing Legal Education in Colorado, Inc. and the Colorado Bar Association, 2009"Powers of Attorney"2009
Senior Law Handbook 2008 Edition, Chapter 17, Continuing Legal Education in Colorado, Inc. and the Colorado Bar Association"Powers of Attorney"2008
Colorado Bar Association Pamphlet (Co-Author), Colorado Bar Association"Financial Powers of Attorney"2008
Senior Law Handbook 2012 Edition, Chapter 23, Continuing Legal Education in Colorado, Inc. and the Colorado Bar AssociationPowers of AttorneyN/A

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of New Mexico School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor - Honors1998
North Carolina Wesleyan CollegeJustice and Public PolicyBA - Bachelor of Arts - Summa Cum laude1996

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Alzheimers AssociationPaying for Long Term Care2011
Colorado Elder Law ConferenceColorado Medicaid - Moderator2010
Alzheimers AssociationPaying for Long Term Care2010
Alzheimers AssociationPaying for Long Term Care2009