Frisco, CO Family Law Attorney You Can Trust

If you need legal support in family matters like divorce, child custody or child support, we’ll assign a family law attorney to your case who has your best interests at heart

Your family is important to you, so when you need a family law attorney, it makes sense to hire the best. Carlson, Edwards, and O'Connor was founded by Judith James Carlson, a former Family Court, and Juvenile Court Judge. Her motto was “Children First”, and we keep this as the guiding principle of our firm. This legal practice area can be fraught with emotion but each family law attorney here will take a rational objective approach to your case.


We always treat each client as an individual and we give them our undivided attention. This is why we are trusted by families in Summit County and Eagle County. We look out for the best interests of children whether we are negotiating, mediating or advocating at trial.

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Choose Knowledgeable, First-Rate Family Law Lawyers

Our family law lawyers are assigned cases individually but we work together as a team. We take a collaborative approach to each case so that you get the combined benefit of all our years of experience. We are well-versed in the family law issues which arise in Colorado communities and we can give you expert advice and representation.


Family law matters can be overwhelming for all the parties involved and they can result in a lot of stress. However, not every issue that arises needs to be seen negatively. Even when we’re dealing with divorces and related issues, our family law lawyers see opportunities to help clients build happy, stable futures.

When children are involved, we encourage all the parties involved to put them at the forefront. They are innocent in the matter and they shouldn’t have to suffer because adults can’t agree. Our family law office helps families decide on a range of matters.

Our Family Court Lawyers Partner With Clients

There are several things to settle when spouses separate and as family court lawyers, we can help make things easier. You’ll need to protect your financial interests while you sort out the child support arrangements. You may also have to consider how spousal support would be affected if one of you remarries. We always advise clients to think about these issues ahead of time and make legal arrangements regarding them.


Our lawyers at Carlson, Edwards, and O’Connor are committed to family law practice and work hard to ensure your legal matters are handled efficiently. We want to make it as easy as possible for you to start over. Our family court lawyers handle a range of matters from start to finish but we also offer a range of individual services including:

  • Divorce
  • Child custody issues such as visitation 
  • Property division
  • Child support
  • Adoptions
  • Mediation services
  • Post-divorce modifications
  • Estate planning representation such as guardianships, conservatorships, and changes to wills and trusts post-divorce

Contact Us Today

I Need a Family Law Attorney Near Me

Have you been searching for “family law attorney near me” and wondering how you’ll know who to hire? Family law matters are emotional and confusing by nature but they can be handled professionally and compassionately. Our attorneys will stay by your side throughout the entire process and help you make the best decisions for your family. If you live in Frisco, CO; Edwards, CO or Eagle County CO, contact us to schedule a consultation. Let your search for “family law attorney near me” end here.

What Our Clients Say

  • Glenn
    100% satisfied! Steven represented me for a child custody case and he was very professional and very educated! Not only did he do his job, but it was also obvious that he truly cares about the law and your rights as a parent. Child custody cases are very...
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  • Brian
    Mr. O’Connor was very knowledgeable and professional in handling my case, and I would recommend him to anyone needing legal advice in the future.
  • Lauren Butler
    I have known and worked with Courtney for years. In all my experiences with her, she has never been anything but professional, kind, and intelligent. She's always the most prepared and well-researched person in the room and is therefore generally one...
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  • Yana Welton
    It was a pleasure to work with Steven and Courtney! They are an excellent example of a group of qualified professionals!
  • Julie
    Courtney helped me out immensely. I hired her to write a lease, and I got so much more. She advised me in areas that I didn't understand, was extremely thorough and patient. She went above and beyond what was asked of her. I trust her and am extremely...
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  • Bridget Bose
    Courtney Edwards was a pleasure to work with. In fact, everyone in the company was so helpful in helping my parents prepare their wills. It can be a dark topic but they were professional and kind.
  • Melody
    Steven handled a Guardianship case for me, I needed to get custody of my grandsons due to an issue with their parents. He was professional, determined and knew what was needed to win this case. I can't thank him enough for what he did, my grandsons are...
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  • Kyle
    Steven was very thorough, made important suggestions and promptly answered any questions I had while preparing my will. Highly recommend.

Get in Touch with Our High Country Law Firm Today!

If you have legal issues or questions, call us today. Our attorneys provide consultations to inform you about the law and will explain what we can do for you, if you decide you need an attorney to assist with your case.

Summit County Office

975 North Ten Mile Drive
Frisco, CO 80443

Eagle County Office

56 Edwards Village Blvd. Unit 121, Suite 1
Edwards, CO 81632