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Rachel L. Young

  • Senior Associate Attorney


Lakewood, CO






Rachel Young was admitted to the Bar of the state of Colorado in 2010 and she has been practicing exclusively in family law ever since.  During Ms. Young's career, her areas of focus have included:

  •     Divorce
  •     Allocation of Parental Rights and Responsibilities
  •     Child Support
  •     Spousal Maintenance
  •     Post-Decree Modifications
  •     Registration of Foreign Decrees
  •     Relocation
  •     Protection Orders
  •     Property Division
  •     Jurisdictional Matters
  •     Mediation, and
  •     Enforcement of court orders
Ms. Young also has experience litigating medical malpractice claims, criminal matters, and dependency and neglect cases
As a family law attorney, Rachel L. Young is committed to assisting her clients through difficult times and complex court systems.  By cultivating strong attorney-client relationships, she is able to provide more informed client representation.  She also understands the needs of her clients, advocating for their financial and emotional well-being throughout every step of the divorce process.
To Ms. Young, divorce is not just a legal case - it is a roadmap for the future.  For this reason, she takes the time to understand the client's goals in order to fight for the best possible outcome.  She also strives to protect her client's interests so they are able to walk away from their divorce in a positive direction.  The work she does has a lasting effect on her clients' lives, which is why she pushes for superior results.
Ms. Young enjoys legal and journalistic writing.  She previously served as a committee member for the Denver Bar Association publication "The Docket." 

Areas Of Practice

  • Family 90%

Bar Admissions

  • Colorado, 2010


  • University of Denver Sturm College of Law, Denver, Colorado
    • Juris Doctor - 05/2010
  • Colorado State university, Fort Collins, Colorado
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 05/2006
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Major: Philosophy
    • Major: Political Science

Published Works

  • Committee Member, The Docket, Denver Bar Association

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association, Associate Member, 05/2010 to Present
  • Colorado Bar Association, Associate Member, 05/2010 to Present
  • Denver Bar Association, Associate Member, 05/2010 to Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Johnson Marquez Legal Group, Associate Attorney, 02/2014 to 04/2016
  • Law Offices of Paul Gertz, PC, Associate Attorney, 05/2011 to 02/2014
  • Kaplan PMBR, West Region, Interim Representative, 01/2011 to 02/2011
  • Sturm College of Law, Faculty Support, 08/2010 to 03/2011
  • Sturm College of Law Student Law Office, Student Attorney, 01/2010 to 05/2010
  • Ray, Lego & Associates, Legal Intern, 05/2009 to 08/2009
  • Colorado Legal Services, Legal Intern, 05/2009 to 08/2009