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Samera I. Habib is a well respected Colorado attorney and is part of the team at Gutterman Griffiths P.C. She brings dedication, ingenuity, and leadership to the firm. As someone who herself has gone through a divorce and grappled with issues of child custody, Samera has a special empathy for your situation and understands what you face when you call for advice and representation.


 


Samera has tried a wide array of cases before Judges in various counties throughout Colorado, including Adams, Arapahoe, Conejos, Denver, Douglas, Elbert, Jefferson, and Routt. Samera has forged a solid reputation among the Colorado legal community, especially with other attorneys, experts in the family law field, and judges. She is known as a highly skilled litigator who presents strongly and aggressively in court. Judges and attorneys have commended her for always being highly prepared and for knowing the fine details of her cases. Samera is also known as a problem solver who brings ingenuity and creativity to the courtroom. Her skills have made her successful at resolving complex financial and custody related cases outside of the courtroom, without the need for hearings or trials.  Samera has dealt with complex child custody cases including cases involving international custody disputes and child kidnapping. She has represented clients in dissolving high asset multimillion-dollar estates and companies. She has resolved family law matters that include legal guardianship, felony level criminal charges, children placed in foster homes, drug and alcohol addiction, and civil and criminal protection orders. Samera has represented parties from all walks of life, including corporate partners, business owners, attorneys, physicians, active and retired members of the armed forces, stay at home parents, legal guardians, and blue-collar workers.


 


Samera is confident, knowledgeable, honest, respectful, kind, assertive, professional, intuitive, empathetic, and very sharp. These traits empower her clients with confidence, strength, and the ability to remain steadfast through the most difficult time of their life. In representing you, Samera holds herself accountable to the highest standard of excellence for you and your family.  


 

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Languages spoken: Arabic

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Divorce: 50%
    Less than 1 year
  2. Child Custody: 40%
    Less than 1 year
  3. Child Abuse: 10%
    Less than 1 year

Payment

Fees:

Retainer (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

44 total 

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  • Robert Allyn Chappell

    I endorse Samera Habib. Family law matters are difficult and often emotional. Samera is excellent helping her clients through their case.

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    Robert Chappell Criminal defense Attorney
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  • Stephen Morgan Whitmore

    Samera is the consummate professional; knowledgeable, experienced and diligent. I endorse this lawyer.

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    Stephen Whitmore Lawsuits and disputes Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact info

S.H. Law Solutions P.C.

128 W 11th Ave
Unit 10
Denver, CO, 80204

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
COActive201108/22/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
10 BestAmerican Institute of Family Law Attorneys2016
Rated SuperbAvvo2015
Top 40 Under 40, Matrimonial and Family LawThe National Advocates2015
Lead Counsel Award- Family LawLead Counsel2015
A+ RatedBetter Business Bureau2015
Clients' Choice AwardAvvo2015
Excellence in Work Ethic Award- LawTGCR2014
Mentor of the Year- Legal Careers TrackDarul Arqam2012
Excellence for the Future Award in Legal AcademicsCALI2011
Teen Mentorship Award- Court ProgramICC2010
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Principal AttorneyS.H. Law Solutions P.C.2016 - Present
AttorneyGutterman Griffiths P.C.2015 - Present
Family Law/ Judicial Intern18th Judicial District2011 - 2011
Division Development and Lead Family Law AttorneyRobinson and Henry P.C.2011 - 2015
InternCongressman Dennis Kucinich2010 - 2010
Legal FellowMuhaisen Law2010 - 2011
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
The National Association of Professional WomenMember2016 - Present
South Metro Denver ChamberMember2015 - Present
The National Advocates Top 40 Under 40, Matrimonial and Family LawMember2015 - Present
Lead CounselMember2015 - Present
Castle Rock ChamberMember2015 - Present
United States District Court- ColoradoAdmitted2012 - Present
CBA Family Law SectionMember2011 - Present
Douglas/Elbert County Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
Arapahoe County Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
Denver Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
Colorado Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
CBA Immigration Law SectionMember2011 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
In re the Marriage of H v. HWon primary custody, child support, and financial losses.
In re Marriage of M v. MWe won primary residential parent, child support, and sole decision making.
In the Interest of L.G.Won primary physical custody and child support.
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Family Law NewsletterThe Divisible Divorce Doctrine2016
ArticleGarb Statutes2010
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Center for Nooraniyah CertificationAdvanced Arabic LanguageCertification2013
Cleveland State University - Cleveland-Marshall College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2010
California State University, Los AngelesEnglish LiteratureBA - Bachelor of Arts2004
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
MDIC LUncheonCultural Competency in Family Law2016
Handling Ethical Issues in Family Law PracticeHandling Ethical Issues in Family Law Practice2016
Family Law Institute 2016Understanding Cultural Differences2016
Women's SymposiumHow Far is Too Far for 50-50 Parenting?2015
Town HallDivorcing Parents Beware: The Risk of Fostercare in the Midst of Dirvorce2015
Town HallDivorce or Legal Separation: Which One is For Me?2015
Speakers' BureauDivorce and Helping Children Cope2015
Law UpdateLegalization of Marijuana and Custody Implications2015
Divorced Families ResourcesThe Ongoing Experience of Divorce2015
CBA Family Law UpdateCultural Competency in Family Law Cases2015
Board PresentationConflicts of Interest and Privilege2015
Ask an AttorneyNo Court Orders Yet and Finding Your Child2015
Women's SymposiumFamily Law Seminar2014
Town hall Q & ASchool Privatization2014
Family Law ClinicDivorce and Child Custody Procedure2014
CBA Hosting EventDelegation of Yemeni Bar Association Ambassadors to the USA2014
Career FairHow to Become a Lawyer2013
Collections ClinicCollections2011