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Tim Mehrtens brings his wit, integrity, and planning skills to bear as one of the firm's leaders in complex matters. He is widely recognized as a leader in building bridges between the legal community and the family law community. Tim is a calm and efficient advocate in any forum, and is widely respected by his peers for the dignified conduct that is his imprimateur. And Tim's the guy you'd want covering your backside if you were in a trench war.


Practice areas


  1. Family: 100%



Retainer (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

3 total 

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  • Michael Vincent Switzer

    I endorse Tim Mehrtens. I worked with Tim for over many years. Tim is level headed while still zealously representing his clients. He gets the job done.


    Michael Switzer Divorce and separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Daniel T Smith

    I endorse this lawyer. I have co counseled several cases with Tim Mehrtens and always found him to be of the highest competence and integrity


    Daniel Smith Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

Litvak Litvak Mehrtens and Carlton, P.C.

1900 Grant St Ste 500
Denver, CO, 80203-4305


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2016
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2016
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2015
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2008
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2007
RecognitionBest Lawyers in America2006
Super LawyerColorado Super Lawyers2006
RecognitionBest Lawyers in America2005
RecognitionBest Lawyers in America2004
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
ShareholderLitvak Litvak Mehrtens and Carlton, P.C.1995 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Academy of Matrimonial LawyersFellow2003 - Present
Colorado Bar AssociationMember1987 - Present
Denver Bar AssociationMember1987 - Present
American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (Colorado Chapter)Secretary2006 - 2007
American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (Colorado Chapter)Treasurer2005 - 2006
Colorado Bar Association, Family Law SectionExecutive Committee1999 - 2003
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
In re Marriage of BookoutN/A
In re Marriage of PayanN/A
In re Marriage of PopakN/A
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Denver Sturm College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1987
Western State CollegePolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1981
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Speaking EngagementEthical Issues Under the New Rules - A Mock Trial2005
Speaking EngagementCase Law Update2005
Annual Advanced Family Law InstituteCase Law Update2005
Speaking EngagementNew Colorado Appellate Cases and Legislation: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly2004
Speaking EngagementNew Colorado Appellate Cases and Legislation: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly2004