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Rebecca Baer

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OF COUNSEL

Rebecca devotes her practice exclusively to family law. She is dedicated to serving her clients with integrity, efficiency and an understanding that every client has unique needs. A compassionate and tenacious attorney, Rebecca will work vigorously to successfully settle your case and has effective litigation experience when settlement cannot be reached. It is important to Rebecca that she and her clients are partners in the legal process. She ensures her clients are able to make informed decisions in their best interests.

Rebecca graduated with honors from the University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, Minnesota, obtaining her Bachelor of Arts degree with a double major in Print Journalism and Political Science.  She earned her Doctorate of Law degree (J.D.) from William Mitchell College of Law, St. Paul, Minnesota. While in law school, completed Alternative Dispute Resolution and Family Mediation Training courses.

A Minnesota native, Rebecca relocated to Colorado in 2013.  Rebecca and her husband welcomed their first child, a son, in early 2018.  In her spare time, Rebecca enjoys spending time with her family and friends, the beautiful Colorado outdoors and traveling.

BAR MEMBERSHIPS
Colorado State Bar, 2013
Minnesota State Bar, 2007

AREAS OF PRACTICE
Divorce, Legal Separation & Post-Decree Matters
Child Custody & Parenting Time
Child Support
Spousal Maintenance
Step-parent & Relative Adoptions
Protection Orders
Collaborative Law
Unbundled Legal Services
Mediation

AWARDS

Colorado Super Lawyers, Rising Star, 2017

Rated Superb Top Family Law Attorney by Avvo

Rated Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell

Avvo Client’s Choice in Family Law, 2016

 

PUBLISHED WORKS AND PRESENTATIONS

“Dispute Resolution and Unbundled/Limited Scope Legal Representation- Challenges and Opportunities for ADR Practitioners”, Annual Colorado ADR Conference, November 2017 (Co-Presenter)

“A Practical Guide to Business Valuations for Lawyers”, Family Law Section of Colorado Bar Association, February 2017 (Co-Presenter)

“CFI, PRE, PC, DM and CLR”, Colorado Bench Book – Family Law, 2016 (Co-Author)

 

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

Colorado Bar Association, Family Law Section

Denver Bar Association, Family Law Section

Denver Source for Collaborative Divorce (Co-Founder and Co-Chair)

Colorado Collaborative Divorce Professionals, Membership Committee

Metro Denver Interdisciplinary Committee

Minnesota State Bar Association, Family Law Section

VOLUNTEER ACTIVITIES

Colorado Lawyers for Colorado Veterans (2016 – 2018)

Jefferson County Law Day (2017)                                                                              

Denver Regional High School Mock Trial Tournament Scoring Panelist (2016)

William Mitchell College of Law Pro Bono Family Law Clinic (2010 – 2013)

William E. McGee National Civil Rights Moot Court Competition Judge (2010, 2013)

William Mitchell College of Law Student Mentor (2010 – 2012)