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Stephanie Holder

Divorce and separation Attorney at Aspen, CO

5.0   2 reviews
This attorney is currently not accepting new clients.
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This attorney is currently not accepting new clients.
Reason: Not Practicing
  • State Years
    Colorado - CO 15 years
    Dist. of Columbia - DC 14 years
  • Licensed for 15 years
    State CO
    Acquired 2008
    Status
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 14 years
    State DC
    Acquired 2009
    Status
    Administratively Suspended - Non-Payment of Dues No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

About Stephanie

Learn Stephanie’s areas of practice.

4
Practice areas
  1. Divorce and separation
    25%
    Including dissolution of civil unions and same-sex marriages.

    16 years

  2. Estate planning
    25%

    11 years

  3. Family
    25%
    Including: divorces; dissolution of civil unions; annulments; legal separation; prenuptial/premarital agreements; postnuptial agreements; child support and child custody matters; step-parent adoptions; protection/restraining orders; appeals of family law orders; and family law-related mediation/arbitration

    16 years

  4. Trusts
    25%

Stephanie specializes in complex family law matters, trusts & estates, and general litigation. With a keen eye and understanding for financial nuances, Stephanie focuses on cases involving unique and complicated financial issues. Among her peers, Stephanie has gained a reputation for having “moxie.” Stephanie is a fearless advocate for her clients; she is as assertive and tenacious as she is personable and diplomatic. Stephanie is a formidable opponent in the courtroom, but she is also a skilled negotiator and a seasoned relationship builder.

Stephanie has been named in Colorado’s “Super Lawyers” (based on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement) in 2013, 2015-2021, which also includes the recognition “Top Rated Family Attorney in Aspen.” Stephanie has been given the  elite distinction of being named a “Rising Star,” an honor that is limited to only 2.5% of the attorneys in the state. Stephanie has repeatedly been awarded the “10 Best Under 40” distinction by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys and the “Nationally Ranged Top 10 Under 40” distinction by the National Academy of Family Law Attorneys.

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Location

Oates Knezevich Gardenswartz Kelly & Morrow, P.C.
533 E. Hopkins Ave.
Aspen, CO, 81611

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Reviews

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Posted by anonymous | May 29, 2013
Excellent Attorney
Ms. Holder has provided invaluable counsel and advice on post-decree matters related to child support. I have been successful in all proceedings with Ms. Holder's support.
Posted by Dorothy | May 14, 2013
Client Review
I would highly recommend Stephanie Holder, Love this woman, Stephanie handled my divorce and did a great job, she is very knowledgeable, kept me informed about all that was going on, She was very good about responding to me and took care of what I would request, within her margin of course, She is very trustworthy. I will continue to use her if needed and would again recommend her, She is very professional which impressed me.. My son and I are well taken care of, Thanks to Stephanie..
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Cost

Rates
  • Hourly Rates $ 375-375 per hour
  • Retainer Sometimes

Resume

AVVO RATING 9.6 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Associate
  • Oates, Knezevich, Gardenswartz, Kelly & Morrow, P.C.
  • 1900 - Present
  • Attorney
  • Oates Knezevich Gardenswartz Kelly & Morrow PC
  • 2014 - 2022
  • Attorney
  • Litvak Litvak Mehrtens & Epstein, PC
  • 2008 - 2013

Education

  • Washington University in St. Louis
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2008
  • Washinton University in St. Louis
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 2005
  • University of Denver Sturm College of Law
  • LLM, Taxation, Degree Candidate
  • N/A

Sample of Legal Cases

  • In re Marriage of Brandt, 268 P.3d 406 (Colo. 2012)
  • Remand to trial court

Associations

  • Hague Convention Attorney Network
  • Attorney Member
  • 2015 - Present
  • Pitkin County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2014 - Present
  • The Aspen Institute
  • Society of Fellows, member
  • 2014 - Present
  • National Association of Professional Women
  • Member
  • 2014 - Present
  • United States Tax Court
  • Licensed Attorney
  • 2013 - Present
  • United States District Court
  • Licensed Attorney
  • 2010 - Present
  • Colorado Bar Association
  • N/A
  • Colorado Bar Association, Family Law Section
  • N/A
  • Junior League of Denver
  • N/A
  • Net Results Junior Tennis
  • Secretary, Board of Directors
  • N/A
  • American Bar Association
  • N/A
  • American Bar Association
  • Member, Family Law Section
  • N/A
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Honors and Awards

  • Rising Star
  • SuperLawyers
  • 2023
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2022
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2021
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2020
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2019
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2018
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2017
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2016
  • Top 40 Lawyers Under 40
  • American Society of Legal Advocates
  • 2016
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2015
  • 10 Best in Colorado
  • American Institute of Family Law Attorneys
  • 2015
  • Top 10 Attorneys Under 40
  • National Academy Of Family Law Attorneys
  • 2014
  • 10 Best Under 40
  • American Institute of Family Law Attorneys
  • 2014
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2013
  • Award of Mer
  • National Center for Missing & Exploited Children
  • 2008
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Publications

  • Law Week Colorado
  • Economic Fault and Equitable Division in Divorce
  • 2012

Speaking Engagements

  • Family Law Webinar
  • Economic Fault and the Impact on Division of Assets
  • 2013
  • University League
  • Empowered Women: Take Charge of Your Future
  • 2011

Attorney endorsements

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Given (0)
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Aspen Divorce and separation Lawyer Stephanie Holder
Stephanie Holder
Divorce and separation Attorney
Aspen, CO
Licensed for 15 years