Lisa Shellenberger Doman

Lisa Shellenberger Doman

Chairperson of the Family & Juvenile Law Division
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Biography

Lisa R. Shellenberger is a Managing Partner at Setter Roche Smith & Shellenberger, LLC, and she is an award-winning lead litigator. She is the Chairperson of the Family Law & Juvenile Law division at the firm. Ms. Shellenberger has been awarded the Super Lawyers Rising Star award in the area of family law for 5 years running: 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2021. Ms. Shellenberger has also been recognized as the Nation’s Top One Percent by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel. Additionally, in 2017, 2018, 2019, and 2020. Attorney Shellenberger has also been named as a Top 10 Attorney in Colorado the area of family law by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys. She serves clients primarily in the Denver metro area and northern Colorado.

Within her family law and juvenile law practice, Ms. Shellenberger is skilled in representing clients in divorce actions, child custody cases (allocation of parental responsibilities/APR), adoption proceedings, dependency & neglect cases, guardianship actions, maternity and paternity actions, modifications of child support and parenting time, grandparent visitation actions, and third party allocation of parental responsibilities cases. Ms. Shellenberger predominantly represents parties in highly contentious cases involving children affected by family disputes.

Ms. Shellenberger devotes a portion of her practice to Native American and tribal law. She is committed to serving Native American individuals and the Native American community on a local and national. Her work in this area of law has been mentioned in various national media outlets. Lisa's primary area of focus is matters related to the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA) in Colorado. She is regarded as a leading specialist in the field of ICWA. ICWA often is applied in many dependency & neglect cases, adoption actions, guardianship actions, and some APR actions involving Indian children.

Practice Areas
    Divorce
    Collaborative Law, Contested Divorce, Property Division, Spousal Support & Alimony, Uncontested Divorce
    Family Law
    Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Father's Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law
    Juvenile Law
    Native American Law
Fees
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Education
Truman State University
B.A. | Bachelor of Arts with Honors
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University of Colorado - Boulder
J.D.
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Awards
Rising Star
Super Lawyers
Rising Star
Super Lawyers
Top Ranked Attorney
American Association of Attorney Advocates
Colorado’s Top 10 Family Law Attorneys
Attorney and Practice Magazine
10 Best Attorneys
American Institute of Family Law Attorneys
10 Best Attorneys
American Institute of Family Law Attorneys
Rising Star
Super Lawyers
Honors Edition
Women of Distinction
Top 10 Family Law Attorney
Attorney and Practice Magazine
Top 100
American Academy of Attorneys Lawyers of Distinction
Nation’s Top One Percent
National Association of Distinguished Counsel
Colorado’s Top 10 Family Law Attorneys
Attorney and Practice Magazine
10 Best Attorneys
American Institute of Family Law Attorneys
Rising Star
Super Lawyers
10 Best Attorneys
American Institute of Family Law Attorneys
Rising Star
Super Lawyers
10 Best Attorneys
American Institute of Family Law Attorneys
Professional Associations
Colorado Pay Equity Commission
Current
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American Bar Association
Current
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Colorado Bar Association
Current
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Colorado Court Improvement Program
Current
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Indian Child Welfare Court, Denver
Current
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Colorado Revised Statues, Juvenile Rules Committee
Current
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Opposing Viewpoints: Native Americans, “The Reasoning for and Purpose of the Bureau of Indian Affairs — Enlightening Journalist John Stossel.”
Cengage Learning
Websites & Blogs
Website
Setter Roche Smith & Shellenberger, LLP
Contact & Map
Setter Roche Smith & Shellenberger, LLP
1860 Blake Street
Suite 100
Denver, CO 80202
Toll-Free: (303) 255-3588
Telephone: (303) 255-3588
Monday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Thursday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM (Today)
Friday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed
Notice: The firm is closed on all Federal Holidays. You may email inquiries to inquires@setterroche.com.