There is a uniqueness to practicing family law that Colorado Springs divorce lawyer Miles Cottom finds both challenging and rewarding.
Mr. Cottom recognizes that many family law cases involve multiple parties whose lives are affected during this uncertain and unsettling time, and maintaining an ability to advocate for his client’s individual interests while recognizing the big picture impact of every decision is exclusive in the law.
Mr. Cottom utilizes an outside-the-box approach to every situation, which allows him to craft innovative solutions to the unique problems facing each client.
Mr. Cottom’s previous experience exposed him to a range of family law cases, which has sharpened his understanding of the issues his clients face in court.
At the start of each case, Mr. Cottom asks his clients to provide a clear list of goals and objectives, and to identify which are most important to them.
“I look to illustrate the various avenues available to help us achieve those goals,” Mr. Cottom said, “along with the odds of success for each course of action. Coupling clear objectives with an understanding of the potential outcomes ensures that the attorney and client are in tune with one another throughout the length and often complicated legal process.”
Mr. Cottom describes a case that has helped shape his career.