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Sabbatical
Boulder, CO

Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Family: 50%
    5 years
  2. Estate Planning: 50%

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  • Matthew Jacob Rudy

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    Matthew Rudy Family Attorney
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  • Michael Edward Lonich

    Katie has been with Lonich & Patton, LLP for about a year now and has done excellent work for us. She is organized, thorough, and efficient. I endorse this lawyer.

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive200805/24/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Phi Beta Kappa Honor SocietyOccidental College2005
Gamma Sigma Alpha Honor SocietyOccidental College Greek Honor Society2005
Honors in PoliticsOccidental College2005
Honorable Mention Best Moot Court BriefUC Hastings College of the Law2005
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Sabbatical**2014 - 2016
Senior Associate Attorney (Family Law)Lonich & Patton, LLP2012 - 2014
Associate Attorney (Family Law)Morgan Duffy-Smith & Tidalgo2010 - 2012
Associate Attorney (Family Law)Hoover & Bechtel, LLP2008 - 2010
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
CrossfitMember2011 - Present
American Academy of Matrimonial LawyersMentee2011 - 2014
Santa Clara County Bar AssociationMember2008 - 2014
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Marriage of H.The Court denied W's request to set aside the MSA. The Court ordered W to pay my attorney fees and costs in the amount of $7,500 for having to defend against her motion.
Marriage of J.The Court denied H's request to modify family support based on a failure to show change of cirmcustances and awarded my client attorney fees as the prevailing party
Marriage of RThe Court ordered supervised visitation for M until there was competent evidence presented that M was no longer engaging in parental alienation
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Lonich & Patton, LLP BlogPrivate Justice: Family Law's Low-Hanging Fruit2013
Lonich & Patton, LLP BlogSpousal Support: Are You Entitled To Any?2013
Lonich & Patton, LLP BlogCohabitation Agreements: A Beneficial Tool For Both Parties2013
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California, Hastings College of the LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2008
Occidental CollegePhilosophy & PoliticsBA - Bachelor of Arts2005