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Rebecca Alexander Named a Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers

November 14, 2017 – The American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML) announced in September that Rebecca Alexander, a recognized expert in family law in Colorado and a Member of Sherman & Howard, has been named a Fellow.  The AAML was founded in 1962, “to provide leadership that promotes the highest degree of professionalism and excellence in the practice of family law.” AAML Fellows are recognized by judges and attorneys as preeminent family law practitioners with a high level of knowledge, skill, and integrity. The Academy is comprised of more than 1,650 of the country’s top divorce and family attorneys.

A seasoned practitioner in her field, Rebecca represents high-net-worth individuals in complex divorce proceedings involving substantial assets, business valuations, tax, and trust issues. Rebecca is well-regarded for her diplomatic and creative approach to dispute resolution as well as her ability to achieve positive outcomes in cases involving difficult parenting issues.  She also is known for her extensive experience with premarital agreements.  Recognized as a trailblazer in the legal community, Rebecca was awarded the prestigious Mary Lathrop Award by the Colorado Women’s Bar Association in 2017 for her contributions to the community through legal and civic activities.  She also received the Chambers USA – Women in Law “Inspiring Role Model in Promoting Gender Diversity in the Legal Profession” award and was selected as “Lawyer of the Year” in family law by Best Lawyers in 2017.

“This is a well-deserved and distinctive achievement.  We offer our congratulations to Rebecca for her admission as an Academy Fellow,” said Sherman & Howard’s CEO, Greg Densen.

About Sherman & Howard

Sherman & Howard L.L.C. is an Am Law 200 law firm with eleven offices located in Colorado, Arizona, Nevada, Missouri, New Mexico, and Georgia.  Our firm’s more than 190 attorneys provide high-quality legal and business solutions to a broad range of clients including private, public and government entities throughout the nation and abroad.  We have preeminent capabilities in the aerospace and government contracting, infrastructure and construction, financial services, natural resources, telecommunications, technology, manufacturing, consumer products and retail, and nonprofit industries. With more than two dozen attorneys who focus exclusively on estate and tax planning as well as family and matrimonial law, Sherman & Howard also boasts one of the nation’s most respected private client practices.