Search



Not a CBA Member? Join Now!
Find A Lawyer Directory
STRATUM
Find A Lawyer Directory
Know Your Judge

About Us

 

Family Violence Program Mission

To apply the resources and public spirit of the Colorado Bar Association to foster peace in our homes, workplaces, and communities by:

  • Educating and encouraging attorneys to respond appropriately to perpetrators, victims, and witnesses of family violence.
  • Participating in coordinated community responses to family violence.
  • Promoting pertinent responses for attorneys involved in family violence as victims, perpetrators, and witnesses.
  • Promoting the improvement of the legal system’s and the community’s responses to family violence.

Family Violence Program Objectives

  • Educate attorneys.
  • Assist lawyers who are victims and perpetrators.
  • Increase access to the legal system for victims of family violence.
  • Monitor legislation.
  • Work to improve how cases involving family violence are handled by the system.
  • Implement pilot studies in the area of law and family violence.