Joi handles a variety of cases including complex custody disputes, high net-worth marital estates, and post-decree issues. Joi believes that exceptional advocacy requires persistence, effective communication, and in-depth knowledge of the law. She also believes that a successful lawyer is one who can listen, provide individualized attention, and help find solutions to legal problems.
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AAML Position(s) Held
- Secretary, 2023
- Colorado Bar Association, Immediate Past-President, 2022 Colorado Bar Association, President, 2021-2022 Colorado Bar Association, Legislative Policy Committee, Past-Chair, 2020-2022 Presidents Diversity Council, Member, 2020-2022 Colorado Bar Association, President-Elect, 2020-2021 Colorado Bar Association Leadership Training, Class of 2016 Colorado Bar Association Young Lawyer Division, Chair (2018-2019), Executive Council Member (2014-2020) Colorado Bar Association, Representative to the ABA House of Delegates, 2019-2021 Colorado Supreme Court Commission on Lawyer Well Being, Committee Member, 2018-2021 Fourth Judicial District Judicial Performance Commission, Commissioner, 2019-2021 American Bar Foundation, Fellow, 2019-present Colorado Bar Foundation, Fellow, 2016-present Colorado Bar Association, Board of Governors, 2016-2022 American Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division, Standing Rules Taskforce, Co-Chair, 2020-2021 American Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division, Parliamentarian, 2020-2021 American Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division, National Conference Team, Member, 2019-2020 American Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division, Law Student Debt Task Force, Member, 2019-2020 Western State Regional Summit, Chair, 2017-2018 American Bar Association, Young Lawyer Division, GPSolo Committee, Chair, 2018-2019 American Bar Association, Young Lawyer Division, Long Range Planning Committee, May 2018 El Paso County Bar Association, Family Law Section, Chair, 2017-2018 El Paso County Bar Association, Trustee, 2016- 2018 El Paso County Bar Associations Annual Habitat for Humanity Project, Team Captain, 2015-2018 El Paso County Bar Association, Family Law Day, Planning Committee, 2017-2018 El Paso County Bar Association, Mentoring Committee, 2016-2017 El Paso County Bar Association Newsletter, Contributing Author, 2015-2016 Colorado Springs Teen Court n/k/a Forge Evolution, Mentor Attorney, 2011-present Pikes Peak Pro Bono Project, Volunteer Attorney, 2011- present Ben S. Wendelken Inn of Court, Member, 2015-present Colorado High School Mock Trial, Scoring Panelist for Regional and State Competition, 2013-2016 Pikes Peak Leadership NOW! Class of 2015
- CWBA, Storming the Commission, Speaker, February 2021 Western State Regional Summit, Panelist, Bar Leadership, April 2020 Albany Law School, Webinar, Panelist, -Get Out of Town, February 2020 American Bar Association, Young Lawyer Division, Annual Conference, Panelist, How to Plan a Success-ful Regional Summit, August 2019 American Bar Association, Young Lawyer Division, Stepping Out of the Corner: An Introvert Lawyers Guide to Networking, August 2019 Colorado Bar Association, When Family Law & Immigration Intersect -Common Law Marriage, April 2019 American Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division, Mentorship & Sponsorship: How Young Lawyers Can Use Their Network to Bolster Their Career, March 2019 American Bar Association, Young Lawyer Division, Fall Conference, Panelist, Creating a Business Development Plan for Success, Fall 2018 Colorado Bar Association, Litigation Nuts & Bolts, Common Courtroom Objections, Co-presenter, Spring 2018 The Ethics Behind Unbundled Legal Services, Presenter, Fall 2017 Mediation Training: Parenting Issues and Property Disputes at Mediation, Co-presenter, Fall 2017 The Generation Gap: Fostering Professional Communication, Panelist, Spring 2016 AICPA Expert Witness Skills Workshop, Deposition Preparation for CPAs, Fall 2016 Third Party Rights in Custody Cases, El Paso County Bar Association, Family Law Conference, Fall 2015
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