Timothy R.J. Mehrtens, Esq. has been a shareholder with the Denver firm of Litvak Litvak Mehrtens and Carlton, P.C. since 1995. He received his B.A. in political science and history in 1981 from Western State College and his J.D. in 1987 from the University of Denver. Mr. Mehrtens is a member of the Denver and Colorado Bar Associations. He was selected as one of twenty top family law attorneys for 2015 and 2016 in 5280 Magazine; The Best Lawyers in America: Voted by Peers as Colorado's Best Lawyer in the Practice Area of Family Law for 2014; selected to be included in the publication, The Best Lawyers in America: 2003 to the present; selected as a Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers; and has been designated as a Colorado Super Lawyer in field of Family Law from 2006 to the present. Mr. Mehrtens' memberships have included: American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (Fellow) 2003 to the present; President, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Colorado Chapter, 2009-2010; Denver Bar Association: 1987 to the present; Colorado Bar Association: 1987 to the present; Family Law Section: Executive Counsel-Elected Member: 1999 through 2003; Metropolitan Denver Interdisciplinary Committee President-Elect: 2002, President: 2003; State Interdisciplinary Committee on Child Custody: 1999 and Co-Chair: State Interdisciplinary Conference on Child-Related Issues: Spring, 2000. Mr. Mehrtens is a routine lecturer for the Colorado Bar Association, CLE of Colorado, LPIF Conferences, and the Annual Family Law Institute. Additionally, he presents the current Family Law Case Law Updates to various judicial branches.

My rate for mediation is $300 per hour. My office is located at 1900 Grant St., Suite 500, Denver, CO and has several conference rooms to accommodate mediation sessions. However, I am willing to travel.

Professional/Community Affiliations

  • Denver Bar Association (Member)
  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, 2003 - Present (Fellow)
  • Denver Bar Association, 1987 - Present
  • Colorado Bar Association, Family Law Section, 1999 - 2003 (Executive Counsel-Elected Member)
  • Metropolitan Denver Interdisciplinary Committee , 2003 - Present (President)
  • State Interdisciplinary Conference on Child-Related Issues, 2000 - Present (Co-Chair)
  • Colorado Bar Association (Member)
  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Colorado Chapter, 2009 - 2010 (President)
  • Colorado Bar Association, 1987 - Present
  • Metropolitan Denver Interdisciplinary Committee , 2002 - Present (President-Elect)
  • State Interdisciplinary Committee on Child Custody, 1999 - Present

Bar Admissions

  • Colorado, 1987
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court District of Colorado, 1988

Honors

  • Selected as One of Twenty Top Family Law Attorneys, 5280 Magazine, 2015 and 2016
  • Voted by Peers as Colorado’s Best Lawyer in the Practice Area of Family Law, 2014
  • Selected as a Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers
  • The Best Lawyers in America
  • Selected to be included in the publication, The Best Lawyers in America, 2003 to the present
  • Designated as a Colorado Super Lawyer in field of Family Law, 2006-present

Classes and Seminars

  • Routine Lecturer for the Colorado Bar Association
  • Routine Lecturer for the LPIF Conferences
  • Routine Lecturer for the CLE of Colorado
  • Routine Lecturer for the Annual Family Law Institute

Past Employment Positions

  • Denver firm of Litvak Litvak Mehrtens and Carlton, P.C., Shareholder, 1995 - Present