John H Barrett

John H Barrett

Divorce / Separation Lawyer

Boulder, CO





No Misconduct

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304 questions answered.

About Me

I have practiced law in Boulder since 1975. I was a partner with Balis & Barrett from1988 until 2013. I am active in the Boulder County Bar Association. I also belong to the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association and the Interdisciplinary Committee on Child Custody. I have been on the Board of Directors of the Metropolitan Lawyer Referral Service since 1995 and have served two terms as President of...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Hourly ($300/hour)

Client Reviews

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Money hungry

Posted by: a Divorce client 6 months ago.

John was my divorce attorney and routinely ignored my requests and courses of actions that I wanted to have happened. He did so by telling me that my...

quick, efficient, and honest

Posted by: a Prenuptials client over 5 years ago.

I needed a prenup quickly and John helped me with that. It was great to be able to have it handled so professionally. He is easy to talk to and...
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Robert E. Harris Jr.
Robert Harris

Detroit, MI

10 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. Honest advice, practical answers on AVVO. He is a skilled and concerned advocate for his clients.
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1975 License Status: Active for the state of Colorado.
Last updated by Avvo: 07/30/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1988 – present

Balis and Barrett, P.C.


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1974 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of California at Davis School of Law


Showing 1 of 1 award

2000 Certificate of Appreciation 1975-2000

Boulder County Legal Services


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1989- 1991 Co-Chairperson

Boulder County Bar Association, Domestic Relations Committee

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Speaking Engagements

Showing 2 of 4 occasions

Surviving 20 Years of Domestic Law Practice

at Boulder County Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Seminar

Attorney Billing Issues

at Boulder County Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Seminar

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