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Litvak, Lawrence

Current Employment Positions

  • Special Counsel

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Lawrence Litvak

Honors

  • Listed in "Denver's Top Lawyers," 5280 Magazine: April/May 2001
  • Selected to be included in the publication, The Best Lawyers in America: Inception to present
  • Elected as a Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers
  • Colorado Super Lawyer in field of Family Law: Inception-present

Education

  • University of Denver College of Law, Denver, Colorado
    • J.D - 1952
  • University Of Colorado

Representative Cases

Professional Associations

  • Denver Bar Association:1952-present
  • Colorado Bar Association:1952-present
  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers: 1976-present
  • Chairman, President's Council: 1992
  • Colorado Chapter, AAML: 1975-present
  • Colorado Trial Lawyers Association: 1955-present
  • Colorado Chapter, AAML: President: 1991-1992
  • Colorado Trial Lawyers Association: President: 1973-1974

Pro-Bono Activities

  • National Asthma Center, Denver, Colorado: Board Member and Officer for 25 years
  • B'nai B'rith, Denver Lodge #171: Past President

Published Works

Classes & Seminars

  • “The Appeals Process", CBA, CLE in Colorado, Inc.: 1997
  • "Managing Your Practice", CBA, CLE in Colorado, Inc.: 1997
  • "Family Law Update", Lawyers Public Information Foundation, Family Law Seminar: 1993
  • "Care and Feeding of Expert Witnesses", Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, Family Law Seminar: 1993
  • "Family Law Update", Lawyers Public Information Foundation, Family Law Seminar: 1992
  • "Strategy in the Proof and Defense of Maintenance Cases", Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, Family Law Seminar: 1992
  • "Pensions: Beyond the Basics", CBA, CLE in Colorado, Inc.: 1991
  • "Update of Colorado Cases Affecting", Financial Issues, Legal Education Institute, Inc.: 1991
  • "Out-of-State Depositions and Documents", Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, Family Law Program: 1990
  • "Family Law Update 89/90", Lawyers Public Information Foundation
  • "Family Law Seminar: 1990", Fee Agreements; Court Presentation of Fees; Collection Lawyers Public Information, Foundation: 1989
  • "Valuing Businesses and Pensions", Retinitis Pigmentosa Foundation: 1989
  • "Basic Family Law in Colorado (co-presenter)", Legal Education Institute, Inc.: 1989
  • "Resolving the Aggravated Property Case (mock trial)", CBA, CLE in Colorado, Inc.: 1988
  • "Pre-existing Agreements: Pre/Ante-nuptial, Buy/Sell, Family Trusts", Colorado Chapter, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers: 1988
  • "Dissolution in a Tight Economy: Protecting Your Client and Yourself", Colorado Chapter, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers: 1988
  • "Enforcement and Collection on Divorce Judgments, Including Lawyers Fees", Colorado Chapter, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers: 1987
  • "Divorce Tax Reform: The 1986 Tax Act Changes (with 1987 Pensions Update)", (panelist) Utah State Bar: 1987
  • "Post-Decree Remedies", Colorado Chapter, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers: 1987
  • "Colorado Marital Agreements Act", Lawyers Public Information Foundation: 1986
  • "Valuation of Closely-Held Corporations and Professional Practices", Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, Family Law Program: 1986
  • "Recent Trends and Case Laws in Domestic Relations", Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, Family Law Program: 1985
  • "New Tax Laws as They Pertain to Domestic Relations", Association of Trial Lawyers of Iowa seminar: 1985
  • "Critical Discovery Techniques in Large Property and Alimony Cases", Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, Family Law program: 1984
  • "Preparing the Family Law Case (with R. Mustain Wood, Esq.)", CBA, CLE in Colorado, Inc., Annual Family Law Institute: 1984
  • "Valuation of Closely-Held Corporations and Pension and Profit-Sharing Plans", Colorado Trial Lawyers Association: 1983
  • "Nuts and Bolts of a Dissolution Action", Adams County Bar Association: 1982
  • "Use of Buy-Sell Agreements in Valuing Closely-Held Businesses", CBA, CLE in Colorado, Inc.: 1982
  • "Attorney Fees", The Colorado Lawyer, Family Law Newsletter: 1982
  • "Post-Dissolution Transfers and Remedies", Colorado Trial Lawyers Association: 1982
  • "Attorney Fees", CBA Ethics Program: 1982
  • "Recent Developments in Family Law: Cases to Know", Colorado Trial Lawyers Association: 1981
  • "Valuation of the Marital Estate", Colorado Trial Lawyers Association: 1980
  • "Family Law: Use of Experts", New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association: 1977
  • "Examination re Business Evaluations (with W. Waggener, Esq.)", Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, Domestic Relations Seminar: 1977
  • "Dissolution and Dollars", CBA, CLE in Colorado, Inc., Colorado Practice Institute: 1973
  • "Financial Matters Surrounding Divorce or Division of Property and Attorney Fees", Colorado Trial Lawyers Association and CBA, CLE in Colorado, Inc.: 1972

Past Positions

Bar Admissions

  • Colorado, 1952
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court District of Colorado
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1974

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