Colorado Equal Pay for Equal Work Act – Effective January 1, 2021 The new Equal Pay for Equal Work Act was passed in an effort to help close the gender pay gap in Colorado and ensure that employees with substantially similar job duties are paid the same wage regardless of sex or sex plus any […]

Legal Experience Mr. Attwood is a partner at Savrick Schumann with a practice focusing on civil trial and business litigation involving complex business disputes and torts.  He has extensive experience in handling matters in state and federal courts and arbitration proceedings. His work has involved hundreds of cases, including real estate litigation, title litigation, commercial […]

Legal Experience Mr. Buono is a partner at Savrick Schumann with a practice focusing on civil trial and business litigation involving complex business disputes and torts.  He has extensive experience in handling matters in state and federal courts and arbitration proceedings.  His work has involved thousands of cases, including areas of aviation , professional liability, […]

Legal Experience Ms. Di Troia focuses her practice on litigation. She represents a wide verity of clients in commercial, employment, and insurance litigation from the inception of their case through appeal. She has extensive experience in handling matters in state and federal courts. Ms. Di Troia is also an adjunct professor at the University of […]

There are wide variety of trusts that an individual may decide to implement in the handling of their estate, or in setting rules and directions for the handling of their property should they become incapacitated.  Whether it be for tax reasons, asset protection, creditor protection, or simply to set aside funds for children’s education, trusts […]

As the life expectancies increase, the younger generations are more often left to handle their parent’s matters. If a loved one has not had the appropriate documents executed that allow for decision-making power to be exercised by another, a request for guardianship may become necessary.  Suits for guardianship are a request for a court granting […]

From a technical standpoint, probate is the legal proceeding at which a court is formally informed that someone has died and that the deceased-owned property needs to be administered. For many of us, probate has a negative connotation and is associated with protracted legal battles involving families and friends fighting in court over assets of […]

The discussion regarding how long and to what extent we use medical technology to artificially prolong our life is a difficult one and answers to these questions can be highly personal and strongly held. Unfortunately, for most of us, we delay this decision-making until such a time when we are incapacitated and unable to communicate […]

As the average lifespan increases, our needs and those of our parents and grandparents extend far later in life. Often times we live beyond our capacity to legally handle our own affairs.  There are a variety of causes that can unexpectedly take away our ability to manage our lives that do not involve the loss […]

Wills are not just for the super-rich or the elderly. With relatively minimal expense and hassle, even a simple will can provide for the safekeeping and transfer of family heirlooms, real estate, personal property, and most financial accounts.  A Will may also provide a vehicle to protect your assets meant for minor children, until they […]