ABOUT Laurence I. Gendelman, Esq.

President

Laurence I. Gendelman, Esq. is a true Coloradan, raised in south-Denver. His vision for Gendelman Law Group is to provide his clients with high-quality, affordable, and pragmatic legal services. Laurence I. Gendelman, Esq. specializes in trust and estate law, digital asset law, and family law.

Legal Employment History

  • Kirch and Rounds, P.C., Associate Attorney, February 2016 – August 2017
  • Gutterman Griffiths, P.C. Associate Attorney, November 2015 – January 2016
  • Gutterman Griffiths, P.C. Law Clerk, August 2015 – October 2015
  • Beam and Raymond, P.C. Law Clerk August 2014 – May 2015
  • Colorado Department of Law, Office of the Attorney General, Business and Licensing Section, Law Clerk, May 2014 – August 2014
  • Judicial District of Colorado, Office of the District Attorney, Law Clerk, September 2013 – May 2014
  • District Court Department of the Massachusetts Trial Courts, Judicial Intern to the Honorable Mary Dacey White, June 2013 – August 2013

Board Positions

  • Board Member and Secretary of the Colorado LGBT Bar Association, 2015 – Present
  • Colorado Lawyer’s Committee, Board Liaison to Colorado LGBT Bar Association, 2017 to Present
  • Chair – Equity and Outreach, Young Professionals Council of the Rose Andom Center, 2016  – Present

Professional Associations and Community Involvement

  • Secretary of the Colorado LGBT Bar Association
  • Member of the Colorado Bar Association
  • Member of the Colorado Bar Association – Trusts and Estates
  • Member of the Denver Bar Association
  • Member of the American Bar Association

Publications and Presentations

Chapter 51: Equitable Remedies, The Orange Book Handbook Colorado Estate Planning Handbook, Vol. 1 & 2 (2016 – 2017)

Estate Planning Tools for Second Marriages, 45, No. 12 COLO. LAW. 45 (2016)

ABA Section of Dispute Resolution 2014 Cyberweek Ethics Competition, Winning Essay Secret Consumer Scores and Segmentations: Seperating Consumer “Haves” from “Have-Nots”, 2014 MICH. ST. L. REV. 1411-1473 (2015), Research Assistance

Co-author, with David W. Kirch, Chapter 51: Equitable Remedies, The Orange Book Handbook Colorado Estate Planning Handbook, Vol. 1 & 2 (2016 – 2017)

Co-author, with David W. Kirch, Estate Planning Tools for Second Marriages, 45, No. 12 COLO. LAW. 45 (2016)

ABA Section of Dispute Resolution 2014 Cyberweek Ethics Competition, Winning Essay Secret Consumer Scores and Segmentations: Seperating Consumer “Haves” from “Have-Nots”, 2014 MICH. ST. L. REV. 1411-1473 (2015), Research Assistance 

Co-Presenter: Trust & Estate Section CLE Luncheon Series: Navigating LGBTQ Issues in Your Trust & Estate Practice, September 5, 2017 2014 MICH. ST. L. REV. 1411-1473 (2015), Research Assistance 

Education

University of Colorado Law School- Juris Doctor

University of Colorado- Bachelor of Arts – Economics, Political Science; Certificate – Leadership

Honors and Awards

2017 People’s Choice Best Trust and Estate Lawyer- Law Week Colorado