Barbara E Cashman

Barbara E Cashman: Attorney with Barbara Cashman, LLC Estate, Elder & Probate Law & Mediation

Biography

Barb was admitted to practice in Colorado in 1989, and has been a solo practitioner focused on estate and life planning, elder law and mediation, probate and estate administration since opening her own law office in 2008. Prior to becoming a solo, she spent the majority of her twenty-two year legal career in federal court, and also stayed at home for a few years to raise her kids. Barb values her client relationships and strives to honor and incorporate the human and compassionate face of law practice in counseling and representing her clients, and this is also true for her approach to mediation. Formerly a "boomer sandwich" (three teenage sons and octogenarian parents until 2011), this gives Barb the life experience that informs the counseling she does with her clients. Barb has published several articles and is a frequent presenter at continuing legal education programs and community events.

Areas of Practice (37)

  • Guardianship, Conservatorship and Estate Administration
  • Estate Planning for Individuals and Families
  • Elder, Probate and Intergenerational Mediation
  • Elder Law and Life Planning
  • Durable Powers of Attorney
  • Decedents Estates
  • Estate Administration
  • Estate Litigation
  • Estate Planning
  • Estate Planning for Parents of Handicapped Children
  • Estate Planning for the Disabled
  • Estate Planning for the Elderly
  • Estate Planning for Unmarried Couples
  • Estate Settlements
  • Family Trusts
  • Fiduciary Law
  • Fiduciary Liability
  • Fiduciary Litigation
  • Financial Planning
  • International Trusts and Estates
  • Living Trusts
  • Personal Planning
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Retirement Planning
  • Special Needs Trusts
  • Trust Administration
  • Trust Law
  • Trust Litigation
  • Trust Planning
  • Unclaimed Property
  • Wealth Planning
  • Wealth Preservation
  • Probate
  • Ancillary Probate
  • International Probate
  • Probate Administration
  • Probate Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
720-885-9384  Phone
303.884.4810  Cell Phone
(303) 800-2902  Fax
www.DenverElderLaw.org
University Attended:
Metropolitan State College, B.A., History, 1982; University of Denver, Certificate, Alternative Dispute Resolution; University of Denver, Graduate School of International Studies, M.A., Fellowship recipient at University of Tuebingen, Germany, Institute for Political Science, 1984; University of Stockholm, Sweden, Diploma, Post Graduate Legal Studies, Cassel Foundation Scholarship
Law School Attended:
University of Denver College of Law, J.D., Editor-in-Chief of Denver Journal of International Law & Policy, American Jurisprudence Award for Construction of Wills, Deeds & Trusts, 1987
Year of First Admission:
1989
Admission:
1989, Colorado
Memberships:
Colorado Bar Association (Member, Trusts & Estates Section, Active in the Orange Book Forms Committee and Statutory Revisions Committee; Elder Law Section; Incoming Chair of the Solo/Small Firm Section, Co-Founded and Content Contributor And Editor For The Award-Winning blog www.SOLOinCOLO.com); Denver Bar Association; Women's Estate Planning Council; National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys.
Languages:
German and Spanish
ISLN:
916860989
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard and American Express
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0 (10 reviews)
  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
  • Legal Knowledge

    4.9/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    5.0/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.9/5.0
  • Communication

    5.0/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    5.0/5.0

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Client Reviews

  • 3.3/5.0 (2 reviews)
  • (1 recommendation)
  • Communication

    3.5/5.0
  • Responsiveness

    3.5/5.0
  • Quality of Service

    3.0/5.0
  • Value for Money

    3.0/5.0
  • Recommended 5.0/5.0 Rated on 11/22/17 in Wills and Probate.

    I would recommend Barbara to anyone who needed to have direction and help with a will and getting their life affairs in order. We had waited to long to get this part of our life in order and my wife is now in long term care. Barbara made this very pa... Read more

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    I would recommend Barbara to anyone who needed to have direction and help with a will and getting their life affairs in order. We had waited to long to get this part of our life in order and my wife is now in long term care. Barbara made this very painless and walked me through the whole process so I understood what direction the legal work was taking and how I needed to prepare to take care of rest of my family. Mike Neale Read less

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  • No Recommendations   1.5/5.0 Rated on 12/09/18 in Elder Law.

    I am the daughter of an elder whose poa hired this attorney. Any individual considering hiring this individual would be wise to ask her how many clients have fired her in the last year ! She will bury and delay for her own financial benefit. If... Read more

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    I am the daughter of an elder whose poa hired this attorney. Any individual considering hiring this individual would be wise to ask her how many clients have fired her in the last year ! She will bury and delay for her own financial benefit. If you have any kind of family disfunction and seeking an attorney that will assist. RUN from this one! Her volunteering to sit on elder law boards is not for passion for the work, rather a way to guarantee future victims of her elder abuse. Read less

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