Allocation of Parental Responsibilities

Your children are your biggest priority and legal issues surrounding children are very personal. But the allocation of parental responsibilities court process is also complicated. Allocation of Parental Responsibilities (APR) as it is known in Colorado consists of two major areas: decision making rights and parenting time. While the majority of dissolved marriages focus on the parenting time component, decision-making rights (including but not limited to health, education, religious and extra-curricular activities) can be equally important. Gebhardt Family Law will help you understand this process and make informed decisions concerning the different legal issues involving your child including:

  • Parenting Time

  • Decision-Making Responsibility 

  • Child Support 

Ms. Gebhardt will work tirelessly to achieve a mutually agreeable solution on parenting time and decision-making through mediation and other avenues. This not only controls for stress, but also minimizes fees and time spent on litigation. That said, we know that it is not always possible to reach an amicable resolution in some cases. In such an event, we have both the experience and the knowledge to fight for you and your children’s best interest in court. Either way, Gebhardt Family Law takes the time and effort to understand you and your children's unique legal issues.