Tawni L. Cummings

Senior Litigation Attorney

Denver divorce attorney Tawni L. CummingsDenver divorce attorney Tawni L. Cummings excels at working with people who are in crisis and under enormous amounts of stress. Family law was a natural fit for her, as it blends litigation and her love of the law with helping people achieve their goals.

“Many of my clients over the years have told me that I have a calming effect on them,” Ms. Cummings said. “When handling what are often highly stressful, contentious matters, my clients often feel reassured by the thorough, competent representation I provide, and my ability to walk them through their concerns each step of the way.”

Licenses & Admissions

Ms. Cummings is licensed to practice in Colorado.


Ms. Cummings received her Bachelor of Arts from Washington State University where she graduated Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa. She earned her Juris Doctor from the University of Denver College of Law.

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Cordell & Cordell, Ms. Cummings practiced family law, general civil litigation, personal injury, employment law, and bad faith breach of insurance cases.


  • Colorado Bar Association (various years since 1996)
  • Family Law Section, Colorado Bar (various years since 1999)
  • Trusts and Estates Section, Colorado Bar (2017)
  • Colorado Collaborative Divorce Professionals (2017)
  • Denver Bar Association (various years since 1996)
  • Metro Volunteer Lawyers, Family Law Court Program volunteer (2017)

Speeches, Seminars, & Publications

  • Faculty/Presenter, Civil Unions CLE (2013)