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Rachel K. Baumel is an Attorney, Mediator and CFI. After graduating from the University of Minnesota School of Law, Ms. Baumel practiced Employment Law from 2000 – 2003 at the Legal Aid Society of Minneapolis.  During her time at Legal Aid, Ms. Baumel represented and educated low-income individuals on their rights and responsibilities in the workplace. Ms. Baumel was the Program Director for Denver CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates for Abused and Neglected Children) from 2003 – 2004. 


Ms. Baumel returned to practicing law in 2011, with a focus on Family Law. Ms. Baumel is currently practicing Family Law and Employment Law. 

Ms. Baumel uses a facilitative and collaborative mediation approach. Mediation gives parties an option to resolve their dispute without using an adversarial approach. Ms. Baumel is also trained as a CFI (Child and Family Investigator) and is able to serve in an investigative role on Domestic Relations cases to determine what is in the best interest of the children. 


Ms. Baumel is currently a member of the Colorado Bar Association (Family Law Section) and the Denver Bar Association. 


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Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 30%
    4 years
  2. Child Custody: 30%
    4 years
  3. Mediation: 20%
  4. Child Support: 20%
    4 years



Hourly ($120-170/hour)

Payment types:

Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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    I endorse this lawyer as a skilled mediator. Rachel does a fantastic job pushing both sides towards a reasonable settlement.


    Autumn Scardina Family Attorney
    Relationship: Other

  • Meggin Elaine Rutherford

    Rachel is dedicated to reaching positive outcomes in mediation. She works so hard to help everyone see the potentials and come to an agreement in the middle. She is also excellent at handling cases where the emotions are running very high. I highly recommend Rachel as a mediator.


    Meggin Rutherford Mediation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Rachel K. Baumel, LLC

2373 Central Park Boulevard
Suite 100
Denver, CO, 80238


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Pro Bono Achievement in 2011The First Judicial District Bar Association2012
Divorce & Parenting Mediator of the YearJefferson County Mediation Services2012
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Attorney & MediatorRachel K. Baumel, LLC2012 - Present
Associate AttorneyFrost & Beck, LLP2012 - 2012
AttorneyKelley R. Southerland, LLC2011 - 2012
AttorneyLegal Aid Society Of Minneapolis2000 - 2003
Association namePosition nameDuration
Colorado Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Denver Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Colorado Bar Association, Family Law SectionN/AN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Minnesota Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2000