Divorce | Separation | Child Custody | Support

Moran & Associates Family Lawyers

Michael T. Allen, Family Law expert in Colorado Springs, CO

Michael Thomas Allen, Esq.

Michael Thomas Allen provides the superior family law results in Colorado Springs you can rely on to protect your best interests during family litigation.

At Moran & Associates, we handle all facets of Colorado family law with the utmost professionalism and compassion for our clients.  We understand the pain and uncertainty divorce proceedings can be on our clients, particularly when the divorce proceedings or separation involves children.

Our office will fight without hesitation for the best possible conclusion of each family law case that we handle.  And we will always proceed in our work with our client’s best interests first to protect your legal rights as a parent or guardian to equitable visitation, custody, and child support issues.

We offer a free initial review of your circumstances by experienced family law attorney Michael Thomas Allen. Mr. Allen will assess your situation and advise you of the most appropriate path to protect your assets and family.


Important Colorado Family Law Timelines & FAQ’s

Your attorney has a minimum of ninety-one (91) days after you have received divorce papers to contact Colorado Springs Family Court for a divorce hearing to either contest the action, or begin the dissolution process.

1.  Before a divorce action can be filed, one spouse must a resident of Colorado for the proceeding 91 days.

2.  If children are included in the action they typically must have resided in state for 182 days before Colorado courts have the right to determine custody.

3.  The minimum time which must pass after a divorce action is filed (and the other party is legally served) before final orders can be entered concerning the action is 91 days.  Final orders will include declaring the parties legally divorced along with orders that finalize issues of property, outstanding debts, child custody, child visitation & child support.


Is it a requirement to hire a Colorado Springs Divorce lawyer specialized in Family Law/Child Custody cases?

No, but using anyone but an experienced attorney is not the best course of action if you are part of a divorce case in Colorado – the loss of property, wages, and visitation rights are much too important to gamble with.

Can I bring my asset & property information to my free case review?

Yes, we encourage you to bring all relevant information so that we can provide the best recommendations during your free initial consultation.

How much will it cost to hire a Colorado Divorce attorney to protect my legal rights?

Divorce case fees vary depending on the situation, if children are involved, and the complexity of the assets involved in the case.  Contact us for a free initial case review where you will be provided an accurate and reliable fee for protecting your legal rights and assets in your legal separation or marital dissolution.

How can an expert in Colorado’s Family Law court system help with your situation?

An experienced and successful counselor will carefully interview, collect, and investigate all documentation to ensure that your full legal rights are protected at all times.

How can I find the most effective local Family Court Lawyer for my case?

We recommend that you interview and meet face to face with local attorneys that are specialists in divorce cases in order to have complete trust and comfort that your best interests will be represented at all times.


Helping People During Difficult Times

Our lawyer built his reputation successfully representing wives, husbands and grandparents involved in divorce proceedings in Colorado Springs and surrounding areas, tirelessly negotiating and litigating to protect his clients’ best interests.  Our passion is to provide the legal counsel required to provide a legal path and guidance to the best possible case outcome for his  clients, especially in cases involving child custody issues.

Our firm provides cost effective family law services to clients throughout the state and has earned a reputation for providing superior family law services, no matter the complexity of the case. Our legal team takes great pride in providing all clients with the vigorous advocacy, individual attention, and compassionate counsel each case deserves.  We will help you navigate complex family law matters so that you can move forward in your life with confidence and security.


Free Initial Consultation & Review of your Family Law case

If you have a divorce issue that you need assistance with, contact our  firm to schedule a complementary review of your family law, property, or child custody issue today. We will provide a complementary review of your general divorce, Colorado Springs child custody case or military divorce issues in person, by phone or via email.

We will carefully review all the details of your problem and recommend the best course of legal action in your situation.  If you have been charged with a crime related to your family law case such as violating a restraining order, we will get you help from an outstanding criminal attorney in Colorado Springs. We will also fully brief you of your family law rights and the Colorado statutes that will govern the direction of your case, and provide accurate cost estimates to bring your Colorado family court issue to a final legal conclusion.

We would welcome the opportunity to answer any family law, divorce, or Colorado child custody questions that you may have during this stressful time in your life.


Moran & Associates proudly serves Colorado Springs, Fountain, Security-Widefield, Monument, Canon City, Black Forest, Cimarron Hills, Woodland Park, and other areas of El Paso County & Douglas County.
Moran & Associates Family Law
220 E Costilla St
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
(719) 447-0762