Paula J. Smith

Paula J. Smith: Attorney with Litvak Litvak Mehrtens and Carlton, P.C.


CDR Associates Mediation Training (2004). Author: "Establishing & Enforcing Child Support Orders," Advocating Excellence, IALS, 1998; "Child Support Enforcement Remedies Available Through Child Support Enforcement Agencies," Colorado Lawyer, Jan 04. Lecturer: "Cutting Edge Issues in Child Support Enforcement" NBI, Jan. 2000; "Jurisdiction Issues," UIPSA, CBA, CLE, Nov 2000; "Child Support," University of Denver College of Law Family Law Workshop, Aug. 2000; "Paralegal Ethics: What You Don't Know Can Hurt You," Institute for Paralegal Education, May 2002.

Areas of Practice (55)

  • Family Law
  • Mediation
  • Adoptions
  • Alimony
  • Child Abuse and Neglect
  • Child Custody
  • Child Care
  • Child Custody Mediation
  • Child Support
  • Civil Unions
  • Collaborative Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Divorce Arbitration
  • Divorce Mediation
  • Divorce Taxation
  • Domestic Partnerships
  • Domestic Relations
  • Equitable Distribution
  • Family Arbitration
  • Family Mediation
  • Fathers Rights
  • Foster Care
  • Gay and Lesbian Family Law
  • Grandparents Custody
  • Grandparents Visitation Rights
  • Independent Adoptions
  • International Adoptions
  • Interstate Child Custody
  • Interstate Support
  • Juvenile Law
  • Legal Separation
  • Marital Agreements
  • Marital Property Distribution
  • Marital Property Law
  • Marital Property Settlements
  • Military Divorce
  • Name Changes
  • Matrimonial Law
  • No Fault Divorce
  • Non-Traditional Family Law
  • Palimony
  • Parental Rights
  • Parenting Time
  • Paternity
  • Post Divorce Modification
  • Post Nuptial Agreements
  • Qualified Domestic Relations Orders (QDROs)
  • Restraining Orders
  • Same Sex Marriage
  • Spousal Support
  • Step Parent Adoptions
  • Termination of Parental Rights
  • Third Party Custody
  • Uncontested Divorce
  • Visitation Rights

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
303-837-0757  Phone
303-839-9826  Fax
University Attended:
Scripps College, B.A., 1974
Law School Attended:
University of Denver, J.D., 1987
Year of First Admission:
1987, Colorado
Arapahoe County and Colorado (Co-Chair, Legal Assistants Committee, 1992-1993) Bar Associations.
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover
  • Fixed Hourly Rates

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Denver, Colorado

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