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Attorney Sylvia Brownfield mainly practices Divorce and Family Law. Ms. Brownfield and our family law group handle multiple facets of the family law field including Divorce, Legal Separation, Prenuptial and Postnuptial Agreements, Child Custody and Visitation, Adoption, Restraining Orders and Protection Orders, Same Sex Couples Rights, Relocation Cases, Grandparent Visitation and Rights, and Appeals. Our family law attorneys handle both routine and complex transactions and disputes. Frascona, Joiner, Goodman and Greenstein, P.C. is located in Boulder, Colorado. We provide a full range of legal services to our clients throughout the State of Colorado.

  • Attorney. Frascona, Joiner, Goodman and Greenstein, P.C., Boulder, Colorado. May 2015 to present.
  • In-House Land and Title Associate. Noble Energy Inc., Denver, Colorado. March 2014 to April 2015.
  • Litigation Attorney, Law Clerk. The Harris Law Firm, P.C., Denver, Colorado. December 2011 to March 2014.
  • Legal Intern. Cox, Baker & Page, LLC, Castle Rock, Colorado. January 2011 to May 2011 2014.
  • Judicial Intern. Judge Angela Arkin, 18th Judicial District, Castle Rock, Colorado. August 2010 to December 2010.
  • Judicial Intern. Judge Tena Callahan, 302nd District Court, Dallas, Texas. June 2010 to July 2010.
  • J.D., University of Denver Sturm College of Law, 2012
  • B.S., University of Texas at Dallas, Business Administration, Magna Cum Laude, 2009
  • Colorado Bar Association
  • Denver Bar Association
  • Women in Energy
  • Member, DU Law Stars Committe and DU Recent Alumni Hub
  • Volunteer, Metro Volunteer Lawyers, Mi Casa and Family Tree, 2012 - 2014
  • Member, DU JD Advantage Committee


Same Sex Marriages and Maintenance

Gay and lesbian, (same sex marriages) couples face unique challenges concerning awards of maintenance (alimony) in Colorado courts. Co-Author:  Gregg A. Greenstein, Esq. The US Supreme Court legalized gay marriage in the landmark 2015 decision Obergefell v. Hodges. If a same sex couple applied for a marriage license after the Obergefell v. Hodges decision, the

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Sylvia D. Brownfield is an attorney in the law firm of Frascona, Joiner, Goodman and Greenstein, P.C., a Colorado law firm. Her practice areas include LitigationFamily LawDivorce, and AdoptionContact Sylvia Brownfield.

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