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Carl O. Graham

Carl O. Graham

Colorado Family Law. Period.
  • Divorce, Family Law, Military Law
  • Colorado
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Carl O. Graham is the managing partner of Graham.Law, a Colorado Springs family law firm. He received his B.Sc. in Politics & International Studies from the University of Southampton in the United Kingdom in 1988, and his J.D. from the UCLA School of Law in 1991. Carl was an Army JAG officer from 1992 to 2000, whereupon he entered private practice. He was chair of the El Paso County Family Law Section, and has held a variety of leadership positions in local and state legal organizations, including the El Paso County Bar Association, the Colorado Bar Association Family Law Section, and the Ben Wendelken American Inn of Court. Carl has presented numerous Family Law Institutes other CBA-CLE seminars. He created two online guides: the Colorado Divorce & Family Law Guide ( and the Military Divorce Guide (, wrote “An Introduction to Family Law and the Military” for the Colorado Lawyer, and is author of the Military Parenting chapter of the CBA publication, Practitioner’s Guide to Colorado Domestic Relations Law.

Practice Areas
Collaborative Law, Contested Divorce, Military Divorce, Property Division, Same Sex Divorce, 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
Military Law
Veteran's Benefits
  • Free Consultation
    30 minute consult is free 1 hour consult for $100
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    Visa, MasterCard
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    10% Military Discount
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Managing Partner
- Current
Family Law Partner
Black & Graham, P.C.
Attorney at Law
Carl O. Graham PC
Practiced family law as sole practitioner for six years, representing clients on every domestic relations issue imaginable.
Attorney at Law
U.S. Army Judge Advocate General's Corps
Performed in various legal capacities, including legal assistance, defense counsel, military prosecutor and federal prosecutor. Litigated rape, murder, kidnapping, and many other contested cases.
University of California - Los Angeles
J.D. | Law
Honors: American Jurisprudence Award for Business Associations
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University of Southampton (U.K.)
B.S. | Politics & International Studies
Honors: Upper Second Class Honors Degree
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Best Lawyers in America
U.S. News & World Report
Top Attorneys in Colorado Springs
Colorado Springs Magazine
Colorado Super Lawyer
Super Lawyers
Won Super Lawyer award from 2019 - present
Lawyer of the Year - Colorado Family Law
Best Lawyers
Also listed in Best Lawyers from 2018 to present.
Top Attorneys in Colorado Springs
Colorado Springs Style Magazine
Outstanding Young Lawyer Award
Bryan S. Gardner
Professional Associations
Colorado State Bar  # 30418
- Current
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El Paso County Bar Association
Activities: Treasurer 2010 - Present, Trustee 2008 - 2010, Membership Chair 2006 - 2008, Web Site Chair 2007 - Present
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El Paso County Bar Association
Activities: Prior to this, have been web site chair and membership chair since 2005.
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Colorado Bar Association Family Law Section
Executive Council Member
Activities: Elected to statewide executive council position in 2008.
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Ben S. Wendelken American Inn of Court
Executive Committee Member
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El Paso County Bar Association Family Law Section
Activities: Member of the section since 2000.
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Articles & Publications
Colorado Family Law Guide
Military Divorce Guide
Practitioner’s Guide to Colorado Domestic Relations Law
An Introduction to Family Law & the Military
Colorado Bar Association
Speaking Engagements
Military Aspects of Family Law, Family Law Section Annual Conference
Family Law Jurisdiction, CLE Luncheon
Family Law & The Military, Family Law Institute
Parenting Issues & The Military, Military Law Conference
Military Retirement & Divorce, Military Law Conference
Military Issues Update, Family Law Institute
Military Parenting & Deployment, Annual Family Law Update
Military Parenting & Deployment Issues, Advanced Training
Evidence for Family Law Practitioners, Trial Advocacy Course
Uniform Deployed Parents Custody & Visitation Act, 2014 Colorado Bench & Family Law Institute Annual Conference
Websites & Blogs
Graham.Law Home Page
Colorado Family Law Guide
Military Divorce Guide
Carl O. Graham Website Profile
Graham.Law Blog
Contact & Map
2 N Cascade Ave Ste 1100
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
Telephone: (719) 630-1123
Monday: 8 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday: 8 AM - 5 PM
Wednesday: 8 AM - 5 PM
Thursday: 8 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 8 AM - 3 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed (Today)