Domestic Violence and Child Custody in Colorado

Child custody cases can be a difficult process to navigate through. In Colorado, there is not a one-size-fits-all solution, and the court system will take several factors into account before making a final decision. However, if you have recently been charged with...
No Fault Divorce

No Fault Divorce

“Dissolution of Marriage” is how the State of Colorado defines divorce. Colorado is a "no fault divorce" state, which means that the court assigns no fault to either party.  The only concern of Colorado is whether or not the marriage was...

Appointment Of Guardian

Hi! I am Mary Daugherty, a Colorado Springs Family attorney and I'd like to discuss Appointment of Guardian. I've had a handful of clients come to me with the heartbreaking question: "What happens to my kids if I become too sick to take care of them, or...

What To Do If You’ve Been Served With Divorce Papers

My name is Mary Daugherty and my law firm, Daugherty Law LLC here in Colorado Springs, is ready to help you! If you have been served with divorce papers, the clock is ticking! In divorce and custody in Colorado you normally have 21 days to file a response unless you...