Parenting Coordinator, Decision Maker, & Domestic Arbitrator

The State of Colorado enacted legislation in 2005 to address supportive professional roles for ex-partners who are involved in protracted conflict related to parenting.   These roles include Parenting Coordinator, Domestic Relations Decision Maker, and Domestic Arbitrator.   Since 2008, Judy West has provided services in all of these roles, and welcomes the opportunity to speak with you about serving in your case.

CO Maintenance / Alimony Guideline

Colorado Maintenance / Alimony Guideline and Taxation Changes in 2014 and 2019

In the last five years, maintenance guidelines and the impact of taxation have complicated the topic of maintenance.  Judy West uses professional software for preparing maintenance, child support, and prepartion of Sworn Financial Statements.  Rest assured, you are in good hands with a seasoned professional when working with Ms. West, Denver Divorce Mediator.  She has been in full time practice since 2003 and tremendously enjoys her work.

Maintenance/alimony agreements executed on or after January 1, 2019 change as follows from 2014 guideline: