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Attorney | Counselor | Mediator - Christopher R. Cook is licensed to practice in both Idaho and Colorado. 

Christopher attended DePaul University College of Law where he graduated Cum Laude and obtained his Juris Doctorate.  Prior to law school, Christopher earned his B.S.B.A in finance with an emphasis in international business from the University of Colorado Leeds School of Business.

At DePaul Law, Christopher’s course load included the core subjects required to earn his J.D., but also coursework meant to give him a greater understanding of alternative dispute resolution (ADR).  During law school, Christopher was a research assistant to Professor Mark Weber, a nationally regarded scholar on disability rights and complex tort litigation.  In addition, Christopher became a licensed mediator with the Chicago Center for Conflict Resolution.  Christopher also practiced as a student clinician through DePaul’s Misdemeanor Clinic, where his team successfully represented indigent clients on various criminal charges.  Further still, Christopher has held various legal clerkships, including work with a complex civil/commercial litigation firm, and a criminal defense firm. 

Christopher recently joined Fourth Street Law, LLC ( in 2014 where he continues his legal practice as a senior associate attorney. Christopher focuses his practice on Family Law, Estate Planning, Collaborative Law, and Mediation. 

 Prior to joining Fourth Street Law, Christopher was with Martin D. Brown, PLLC as an associate attorney where his practice primarily focused on family/domestic law.  Christopher's experience through his years at Martin D. Brown PLLC include litigation, dissolution, parenting time (custody), allocation of parental responsibilities, child support, common law marriage, adoption, post-decree proceedings/modifications, alternative dispute resolution, negotiation, settlement agreement, and appellate matters (COA).


Christopher also has experience with office management and systems as well as client development and analytics. 


Christopher is an active member of various bar associations and volunteers his time for pro-bono legal organizations, such as the Chicago Tenants Rights Organization and Colorado Metro Volunteer Lawyers.  

Some other notable experience includes work as a translator for an Italian engineering firm, a statistics TA, and as an associate financial analyst.

Christopher is a Wilderness First Responder (WFR) and loves exploring the mountains, playing soccer, mountain biking, and traveling.


Languages spoken: Italian, English, Spanish

Practice areas


  1. General Practice: 35%
  2. Family: 25%
  3. Divorce: 25%
  4. Mediation: 10%
  5. Appeals: 5%



Hourly ($150-200/hour), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Jonathan Lucas Allen Phillips

    Mr. Cook is a thorough and thoughtful attorney, and any client would do well to discuss their case with him.


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  • Himani Bhardwaj

    Chris is one of the smartest attorneys I know and results oriented. His oral and written advocacy for his clients has earned him a strong reputation among attorneys. Chris quickly earns the respect of his clients and fellow colleagues because of his pleasant and approachable personality. He is my go to attorney to discuss complex legal matters and rely on for guidance. I am proud to endorse Chris.


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    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Christopher Cook

PO BOX 270162
Littleton, CO, 80127


IDAuthorized to practice law201507/12/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Pro-Bono Representation AwardColorado 18th Judicial District2012
Cum LaudeDePaul University College of LawN/A
Excellence - Legal WritingCALIN/A
Excellence - Real Estate TransactionsCALIN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Attorney and Counselor at lawChristopher R. Cook, Esq.2014 - Present
AttorneyMartin D. Brown, PLLC2011 - Present
AttorneyMetro Volunteer Lawyers -Family Law Program2011 - Present
Assistant AttorneyKilmer Lane & Newman LLP2011 - 2012
Contract AttorneyCimino & Benham, LLC2011 - 2012
Association namePosition nameDuration
Colorado Bar AssociationN/A2011 - Present
Denver Bar AssociationN/A2011 - Present
American Bar AssociationN/A2008 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Family LawN/A
Alternative Dispute ResolutionN/A
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Publication nameTitleDate
Convenient or Invasive: The Information AgeCampus Invasion: Security Breaches and their Trends in Universities Across the U.S.2007
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
DePaul University College of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
University of Colorado - BoulderFinance / International BusinessB.S.B.AN/A