Family Law Services

The attorneys at Knies, Helland & McPherson offer a wide variety of family law services and partners with you to come up with the best approach to help you and your family move forward. We listen carefully and then craft a customized solution that best meets your needs. We have worked with hundreds of families and offer a wide array of personalized solutions that we will tailor to your specific situation.


Divorce is hard for everyone, but knowing what to expect and understanding the process can make it easier. Learn your rights and responsibilities and consider working with a qualified divorce attorney to make sure your needs are met.

Military Divorce

Divorce is complicated enough as it is, let alone when it involves military personnel and additional regulations. If you are dealing with a military divorce, learn what you need to know and consider working with an experienced divorce attorney to make the process easier.

Same Sex Divorce

Same-sex divorce is a newer legal issue that must be approached in a way that is fair to the couple who is seeking to dissolve their marriage. Learn why this subject may be addressed differently than other types of divorces.

Legal Separation

A legal separation is different from a divorce or informal separation. Learn what you need to know about this lawful order and determine how you need to proceed to achieve your goals.

Child Custody

Child custody (or allocation of parental responsibilities) is a complicated process. Learn what you need to know to begin the process and determine how to best proceed in your situation.

Child Support

Child support is a necessary but complex concern. Learn how support is determined and what responsibilities you have under Colorado law to make sure your child’s needs are met.

Common Law Marriage

Common law marriages are legal in Colorado. Learn what a common law marriage is by legal definition and what you need to do legally when you are married under this status.


At Knies, Helland & McPherson, we partner with you to come up with a customized solution that meets your individual needs and goals.