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Bridget K. Sullivan
Sherman & Howard L.L.C.
Listed in Best Lawyers since 2009
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Represents numerous clients on all aspects of estate and family wealth planning, including sophisticated wealth transfer strategies and integration of those strategies with personal, business and tax goals.
Advises business owners, entrepreneurs, and professionals on tax and estate planning strategies, including family gifting strategies, charitable giving techniques and business succession planning.
Designs estate plans to transfer wealth to client's children and grandchildren in ways which minimize gift, estate, and generation-skipping transfer taxes.
Advises clients in the matters of estate administration, trust administration, and handles trust and estate litigation matters in probate court, Colorado Court of Appeals, and Colorado Supreme Court.
Has prepared hundreds of prenuptial agreements and post-marital agreements.
Admitted to practice before the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit, the United States District Court for the State of Colorado, the United States Tax Court, and all Colorado Courts
Member, Colorado Bar Association and American Bar Association (Trusts and Estates Section; Real Property, Probate and Trust Section)
Publications and Presentations
Speaker, Professional Education Broadcast Network, national seminars: "Prenuptial Agreements and Estate Planning"
Moderator, Professional Education Broadcast Network, national seminars: (1) "Ethical Issues for Estate Planners," (2) "Estate Planning for Non-Traditional Families," and (3) "HIPAA Implications for Estate Planning"
Speaker, Professional Firm Alliance CLE Seminar: "Sophisticated Estate Planning: Two Case Studies"
Speaker, CLE International, Denver, Colorado: "Pre-Marital Agreement Case Study: You Be the Judge"
Co-Author, "Divorce Considerations Relevant to an Estate Planning Practice,"
Juris Doctor, Yale Law School, 1990
Bachelor of Arts,
summa cum laude
, Regis College, 1987
Honors and Awards
Best Lawyers in America
for Trusts and Estates
Listed in Colorado
Law Clerk to Honorable Ernest C. Torres, United States District Court, District of Rhode Island, 1990 - 1991
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633 Seventeenth Street, Suite 3000
Trusts and Estates (Estate Planning, Fiduciary Duties, Gift Planning, Litigation, Nonprofit Organizations and Charitable Giving, Probate, Succession Planning, Tax, Trust Administration)
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