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Willoughby & Associates

303 E 17th Ave, Ste. 910
Denver, CO, 80203

Willoughby & Associates

25188 Genesee Trail Road, Suite 150
Golden, CO, 80401


Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 63%
    23 years, 1 thousand cases
  2. Estate Planning: 30%
    23 years, 250 cases
  3. Adoption: 7%
    16 years



Retainer (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Rebecca Irene Gumaer

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  • Culver Winston Van Der Jagt

    Kim is particularly well-versed in adoption law and complex issues regarding IVF and surrogate mothers... She's really the "go-to" person for such issues.


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We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Best Attorneys in Denver5280 Magazine2015
Top 50 Colorado Women LawyersSuperLawyers2014
Top 100 Colorado LawyersColorado Super Lawyers2013
Top 50 Colorado Women LawyersColorado SuperLawyers2013
Top 50 Colorado Women LawyersColorado SuperLawyers2012
Top 100 Colorado LawyersColorado Super Lawyers2012
Top 25 Colorado Women LawyersColorado Super Lawyers2011
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2006
Top 25 Colorado Women LawyersColorado Super Lawyers2006
Every year since 2006Best Lawyers in AmericaN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PrincipalWilloughby & Associates2013 - Present
PartnerWilloughby & Eckelberry, LLC2005 - 2013
PartnerWilloughby Law Firm1996 - 2005
ClerkColorado Court of Appeals1996 - 1996
Association namePosition nameDuration
Colorado Bar Association, Trust and Estate Section, Statutory Revisions SubcommitteeSubcommittees on GALs and Trust Decanting2014 - Present
Colorado Bar AssociationFellow2005 - Present
Colorado Bar Association, Trust and Estate SectionMember2001 - Present
Colorado Bar Association, Family Law SectionMember1994 - Present
Chief Justice's Commission on the Legal ProfessionLiaison2013 - 2015
American Academy of Matrimonial LawyersPast President, Colorado Chapter2012 - 2013
Colorado Bar Association, Trust and Estate Section, Statutory Revisions SubcommitteeSubcommittee on Review of Uniform Probate Code2008 - 2010
Colorado Bar Association Common Law Task ForceAppointed Member2007 - 2007
Thompson G. Marsh American Inn of CourtPresident2006 - 2007
Colorado Bar AssociationBoard of Governors2005 - 2006
Colorado Continuing Legal EducationBoard Member2002 - 2008
Colorado Bar Association, Family Law SectionExecutive Council2001 - 2003
Denver Bar AssociationSecond Vice President2001 - 2002
Colorado Bar AssociationBoard of Governors1998 - 2000
Colorado Women's Bar AssociationBoard Member1998 - 2000
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
IRM Ciesluk, 113 P.3rd 135 (Colo. 2005)N/A
IRM Sorenson, 166 P.3rd 245 (Colo. App. 2007).N/A
In re E.L.M.C., 100 P.3rd 546 ( Colo. App. 2004)N/A
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Publication nameTitleDate
The Colorado LawyerColorado's New Uniform Premarital and Marital Agreements Act2014
The Colorado LawyerChanges to Colorado's Uniform Probate Code2010
Senior Law Handbook (Colo CLE)Family Relationships2010
Lawyers Professional Liability in ColoradoFamily Law (Colorado CLE)2010
The Colorado LawyerRelocation in Family Law Cases2006
Trusts & Estates Newsletter (CoBar)Think of Me When Preparing Marital Agreements2005
CLE Family Law HandbookDeath and Divorce2003
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Virginia School of LawN/AJ. D.1994
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Colorado Chapter of AAMLA High Level Discussion about the Interplay Between Goodwill and Maintenance: Expanding the Double Dip Debate2015
Annual ConventionCommon Law Marriage in Today's Changing World2014
Family Law Fall UpdateUniform Pre-Marital and Marital Agreements Act and Colorado Civil Union Act2013
Trusts and Estates RetreatModifications to the Uniform Probate Code2010
Trusts and Estates UpdateUPC and the Law2009
Colorado Magistrates ConferenceFamily Law Update2009
Colorado Family Law Practice for ParalegalsObtaining and Evaluating Financial Information2009
Business Valuation ProgramStandards of Value2009
Bar Association SeminarCommon Law Marriage2008
AAML Advanced Family Law SeminarDead Exes: Probate and Probate Litigation Issues2006
AAML Advanced Family Law SeminarRelocation2005
Family Law Section's Annual Spring Family Law UpdateDeath and Divorce: The Intersection of Family Law and Probate2002
Elder Law InstituteMarital Agreements2002