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Tom Cossitt Featured in Law Week Colorado - Up-And-Coming Lawyers 2014

In one of Tom Cossitt’s cases, he represented a mother who faced her child’s father in court; the father as seeking custody only between the hours of 8 p.m. and 8 a.m. — while the child was sleeping. Cossitt can chuckle about the father’s strategy to avoid making child support payments, but with a practice […]

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Recent News About Divorce

In Colorado, Does It Matter Who Files for Divorce First?

The person who files for divorce first in Colorado won’t automatically have different rights or a stronger divorce case. The courts will give equal consideration to the claims made by petitioners, those who are first to file, and the respondents, their spouses. Still, there can be some advantages to filing for divorce first, depending on […]

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When to Move Out During a Divorce

Divorce forces a lot of hard choices. For many, one of those choices is when to move out of the family home. If there are safety issues, like threats of domestic violence or child abuse, it’s always wise to move out ASAP. In absence of those issues, the best time to move out will depend […]

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Can You Refuse a Divorce in Colorado?

No. A divorce case in Colorado will move forward when just one spouse wants to end the marriage. When the other party doesn’t want a divorce, however, (s)he can do things to try to delay the case. Still, the divorce will proceed, despite any additional filings or proceedings that may need to happen. Here’s a […]

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News About Child Custody

Being a Single Parent After Divorce

Parenting after divorce can feel like a new world of challenges. While you may have to make some adjustments to learning or returning to parenting on your own after divorce, the good news is that kids are resilient—and there are several things you can do to make the transition easier. 4 Tips for Single Parents […]

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How to Establish Paternity

There are several ways to establish paternity in Colorado, depending on whether the identity of the father is known or disputed. Whether you are a mother or a potential father, you can use this helpful step-by-step guide to establish paternity in Colorado. How to Establish Paternity When the Father’s Identity Is NOT Disputed This is […]

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Age of Emancipation in Colorado

19 is the age of emancipation in Colorado. That means that child support obligations are generally in effect through the age of 18, until the child’s 19th birthday. Here’s a closer look at what emancipation legally means and how it matters in family court cases in Colorado. What Is Emancipation? Emancipation describes the legal age […]

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Fort Collins Divorce & Child Support Attorneys

Tom Cossitt

Tom Cossitt, Esq.

Family Law
Suzanne Ewy

Suzanne Ewy, Esq.

Family Law
Carla Jaquess

Carla Jaquess, Esq.

Family Law
Attorney Lisa Vigil

Lisa Vigil, Esq.

Family Law
Jenna Hardesty

Jenna Hardesty, Paralegal

Family Law

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  • "I am very appreciative of Toms services. English is a second language to me, and this process seemed difficult because of that barrier. He was very patient and thorough making sure I understood everything before he proceeded. I will recommend him to everyone! He truly cares about you, as does his wonderful, helpful team"

    Abigail
    Review from AVVO

  • "I had a very challenging case, one that could have had indefinite financial consequences. Tom Cossitt evaluated my case and identified several strategies for moving forward. I chose one and Tom developed and implemented that strategy with speed and with the utmost in professionalism. The documents he drafted on my behalf, based on extensive research and case law / precedent were thorough and comprehensive. When the Court ruled, it used the arguments as developed by Tom Cossitt verbatim in its decision, and the case was decided in my favor. Needless to say, I was pleased beyond words. Based on my experience and the outcome of my case, I would highly recommend Tom Cossitt to anyone requiring the services of a family law attorney."

    Dan
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  • "I met with as many as 10 different attorneys before coming across Thomas. After our initial consultation, I was very pleased with his knowledge and realistic expectations. During the really tough time, Thomas kept me calm and helped tremendously to get custody of my daughter. He kept me informed on what was going on and would ask for my input; if it was something that was unrealistic or could be done a different way, Thomas would tell me right away. During the hearings, he was amazing. He kept a professional attitude and was great at cross examinations. He took in all of the facts and evidence, and was able to present them efficiently and effectively. Ultimately helping me gain custody of my child."

    Mitchell
    Review from AVVO

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