Madeleine Sheahan

Associate

Denver, Colorado

Phone: 303.299.8138

Fax: 303.298.0940

msheahan@shermanhoward.com

Education

  • Juris Doctor, University of Denver Sturm College of Law, 2018
  • Bachelor of Science, Business Administration, cum laude, Colorado State University, 2015
  • Bachelor of Arts, Spanish Languages and Literatures, cum laude, Colorado State University, 2015

Madeleine Sheahan, a talented family law practitioner and skilled litigator, represents clients at every stage of domestic relations cases from initial consultation through final resolution.

She has favorably resolved contentious divorces and regularly advises on and structures agreements regarding the allocation of parental responsibilities, child support, custody, maintenance, relocation, and high-asset property distributions. Madeleine has secured temporary and permanent protection orders for clients and has represented clients in contempt hearings, in arbitration proceedings, and decree modification hearings.

A collaboratively trained lawyer, Madeleine is often able to help spouses amicably end their marriage or resolve disputes without the need for contentious litigation.

Before joining the firm, Madeleine worked as an associate at another Denver law firm and as a judicial extern for U.S. District Court Magistrate Judge Kristen L. Mix. She has participated in several pro bono projects, volunteers her time to a number of nonprofit organizations, and serves as a Judge Arguello “Law School Yes We Can” mentor.

Professional Activities

  • Colorado Women’s Bar Association
  • Colorado Trial Lawyers Association