Our Legal Services
The attorneys at Dunsing & Deakins, LLC, offer legal services pertaining to family law, contract disputes, and criminal defense matters. With 44 years of combined experience and two office locations in Avon and Denver, CO, our lawyers offer affordable solutions and proactive, preventative counsel. To schedule a free consultation, call our Denver office at 303-758-8981, or our Avon office at (970) 343-0023.
Divorce – We provide guidance and counsel to help with the many important issues that need resolution when a marriage is dissolved. In a contentious divorce, we are fully prepared to aggressively protect you and your interests in court.
Complex Asset Division – When a divorce requires disbursement of extensive property, investments, or business interests, our attorneys can provide valuable assistance.
Child Custody – It can be difficult to remain objective when making important parenting and custody decisions. Our firm offers creative and sound solutions, working for the benefit of our client and the children.
Child Support – While Colorado offers basic guidelines, there are many factors that ultimately affect a child support determination. We work to ensure appropriate provision for children and a fair outcome for our client.
Unmarried Parents – Our domestic laws provide protection and guidelines for unmarried parents as well. Dunsing & Deakins can help you establish rights, create a legal agreement, and protect your child.
Spousal Maintenance – The length of your marriage and other factors will determine the amount of alimony paid. Our attorneys can ensure you are treated fairly under the law.
Modifications and Enforcement – Our firm can help if your ex-partner is out of compliance with a judicial order, or if changes in your personal circumstances warrant modifications to the divorce agreement.
Child Relocation – Colorado courts provide oversight when a parent seeks to move a child away from the other. Speak to an attorney about this contentious issue before making a decision, or if your co-parent is planning a move.
Grandparents’ Rights – In Colorado, grandparents have a legal right to visitation with their grandkids. We can help with this petition. In special cases, we can help you obtain partial or full custody.
Business and Contract Law
Lucy H. Deakins handles complex commercial litigation. She can assist with contract negotiation and protect your interests in a dispute.
Contract Disputes – A contract or employment dispute can have a substantial impact on your business or affect your personal transactions. Our firm can help you settle a dispute or work aggressively to achieve resolution in court.
Breach of Contract – When a party to your contract fails to perform as promised, you can obtain a court order requiring performance or recompense for monetary damages. We can help you enforce a written contract and in some cases, a verbal agreement.
We can provide an honest assessment of your case and recommend the course of action that best serves your interests.
Criminal defense attorney Joseph W. Galera can protect your rights if you are facing criminal charges. He provides representation for clients accused of most types of felonies and misdemeanors, including:
DUI/DUID/DWAI – It is always in your best interest to consult with an attorney if you are charged with driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs. Joseph Galera can help you understand your rights and possible outcome in addition to helping you make the decision of how to fight those charges.
Domestic Violence Charges – Domestic violence charges can bring penalties that can have long-term ramifications, including jail or prison, interfering with your parental rights, and your job. Joseph Galera’s family law and criminal defense background can protect your rights.
Drug Charges – Colorado drug laws are complicated, and in many cases, a conviction brings serious penalties. We can help you avoid serious consequences that can affect your job and family life.
Felonies and Misdemeanors – Assault, theft, and other charges can all have serious consequences. We can closely examine the evidence and other data to build a case that results in reduced or dropped charges.
Contact Our Firm
For legal assistance, reach out to us online and schedule a free consultation. We can provide an honest assessment of your case and recommend the course of action that best serves your interests.
“Lucy, Wendi, and Fred were all amazing throughout my case. Lucy's knowledge and expertise, as well as the law firm's professional connections with mediators and child family investigators, led to a custody resolution that truly represents the best interest of my son. Many thanks!” - Satisfied Client