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Bailey Nelson

Associate Attorney - Domestic Relations Denver – Cherry Creek
  • Areas Of Practice
    • Family Law

  • Education
    • South Texas College of Law, JD 2012
    • Colorado State University, B.A. Communication Studies, Minor in Business, 2009
  • Bar Admissions
    • Colorado, 2013
  • Professional Associations & Memberships
    • Colorado Bar Association
    • Denver Bar Association
    • Colorado Women’s Bar Association
  • Awards
    • Garland Walker Mock Trial Champion, 2010
    • Rotary International Exchange Scholarship- Club 5440, Thailand, 2004-2005

Bailey is a domestic relations associate attorney in our Cherry Creek office. She was a felony prosecutor for over 6 years, handling over 60 jury trials and over 1000 hearings, including extensive competency hearings, hearings involving financial experts and experts that deal with the cycle of domestic violence. She has tried matters in counties all over Colorado, including Adams, Arapahoe, Alamosa, Broomfield, Costilla, Conejos, Douglas, El Paso, Fremont , Teller, Weld, Saguache, Rio Grande, Pueblo, Larimer and Denver. 

Bailey has practiced family law exclusively for over 2 years and has successfully defended against Motions to Restrict, Permanent Protection Orders, tackled military retirement arguments in open court, negotiated for higher spousal alimony, successfully prosecuted an Emergency Motion to Restrict and settled many cases through proposed stipulations while striking a balance with all family members involved. 

Bailey is a zealous advocate for her clients and is known to be meticulous, friendly and compassionate. She knows how vital it is for an attorney to be an active listener, maintain a sense of humor and think quickly on her feet, while being fluid and passionate for her client’s interests. Bailey’s approach to her practice involves compassion, curiosity, empathy, vigorous advocacy and transparency.

In her spare time she enjoys collecting as many stamps as possible on her passport, hosting dinner parties and adding to her colossal collection of cookbooks. You can also find her rock climbing, skiing, doing yoga, running and spoiling her dog with hikes up Mt. Sanitas in Boulder.