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Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 40%
    12 years
  2. Car Accident: 20%
    12 years
  3. Appeals: 20%
    12 years
  4. DUI & DWI: 15%
    12 years
  5. M & A: 5%
    3 years



Hourly ($225-250/hour), contingent (33-50%), Retainer (always), Free consultation (15 minutes)

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Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Dane Eric Torbenson

    I have had Michael as opposing counsel on a number of cases. He is professional to work with on trying to negotiate a resolution, but is a strong advocate for his client's rights.


    Dane Torbenson Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Michael. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Zywicki Law Offices

695 S. Colorado Blvd.
Suite #480
Denver, CO, 80246-8014


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
10 Best in ColoradoAmerican Institute of Family Law Attorneys2015
Pro Bono Publico Service CommendationWashington State Bar Association2015
Pro Bono AchievementSupreme Court of Colorado2015
Pro Bono AchievementSupreme Court of Colorado2014
Top ContributorAvvo2013
Client's Choice--DivorceAvvo2012
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerZywicki Law Offices2006 - Present
AssociateScheideler & Associates PC2004 - 2006
Association namePosition nameDuration
Washington State Bar AssociationMember2015 - Present
American Institute of Family Law AttorneysMember2015 - Present
United States Supreme Court BarMember2009 - Present
American Association for Justice, Criminal Law SectionMember2008 - Present
American Association for Justice, Motor Vehicle Collision, Highway and Premises LiabilityMember2008 - Present
American Association for Justice, Family Law SectionMember2008 - Present
American Bar Association, Criminal Justice SectionMember2008 - Present
American Bar Association, Family Law SectionMember2008 - Present
American Bar Association, Tort Trial and Insurance Practice SectionMember2008 - Present
Denver Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
Colorado Criminal Defense Bar Association (Denver chapter)Member2005 - Present
Colorado Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2005 - Present
Colorado Bar Association, Family Law SectionMember2004 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Suing a CopClient recovered a substantial settlement.
Cancer SurvivorRecovered over $20,000 from client's ex-husband.
Collection of Past Medical BillsThe case was dismissed.
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Publication nameTitleDate
Vermont Journal of Environmental LawScalia Scalds Environmental Justice Movement2002
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Vermont Law SchoolEnvironmental LawLL.M - Master of Laws2004
Vermont Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
University of AmsterdamEuropean Union LawCertificate2002
University of MarylandPolitical ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science1998
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Colorado Court of AppealsParental Responsibilities2009