Katie P. Ahles

Katie P. Ahles

Woody Law Firm, LLC 140 E. 19th Avenue, Suite 600 Denver, CO 80203

About Katie P. Ahles

Katie P. Ahles began her training in family law as a student law clerk at Woody Law Firm while attending law school. Ms. Ahles went on to practice family law as an associate attorney at Griffiths Law, PC and Hogan Omidi, PC. After six years, Ms. Ahles has brought her practice back to where she got her start. When she is not litigating, Ms. Ahles teaches Family Law as an adjunct professor of law at University of Denver Strum College of Law with the Honorable Laurie A. Clark.

Ms. Ahles has been named a Colorado Super Lawyer Rising Star since 2020. Ms. Ahles is an experienced litigator who excels in complex dissolutions of marriage involving business valuation, trust interests, deferred compensation, as well as unique and high-value asset division. Ms. Ahles is also a skilled counselor and courtroom advocate for her clients finding themselves in high-conflict allocation of parental responsibilities matters such as those involving international custody disputes, third-party/non- biological parent standing issues, intrastate jurisdictional disputes, and mental health concerns.

Ms. Ahles’s forward-thinking approach to her cases promotes the interests of her clients by seeking resolution through negotiation, mediation, and collaborative law, when possible. However, for those cases that require litigation, Ms. Ahles is well-prepared to bring matters to trial. She is adept at utilizing financial, mental health, and a variety of other experts in the courtroom. Her tactical and nuanced grasp of Colorado family law makes Ms. Ahles a powerful legal representative for her clients.

Ms. Ahles obtained her Juris Doctor from the University of Colorado Law School and holds a B.A. in Psychology with a minor in Legal Studies from Texas Tech University. During her time at the University of Colorado, Ms. Ahles received a Health Law Certificate for her time devoted to the Colorado Health Equity Project, a non-profit organization. Ms. Ahles grew up in small ski town Mammoth Lakes in California and enjoys skiing, attending University of Colorado and Denver Broncos football games, and spending time with her Goldendoodle, Max.



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