Denver Family Law & Divorce Lawyer
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Compassionate & Accomplished Family Lawyer Serving All of Denver for Over 20 Years

William “Bill” Thode

advocating with Extensive, Professional KNowledge


Attorney Thode is the founder and Managing Partner of Denver Family Lawyers. As a seasoned trial attorney, Bill is most comfortable in the courtroom, but he is also a skilled mediator capable of obtaining favorable agreements without litigation when possible.

His specialities include:

Education & Experience

Bill received his Juris Doctorate from The George Washington University Law School in Washington, D.C. and received special recognition for his trial advocacy skills, which he has continued to demonstrate in his career of more than 22 years. He has practiced law in Colorado since 1997, and has appeared before the U.S. Supreme Court, the 9th, 10th and D.C. Circuits (federal court of appeals), and numerous state district courts throughout Colorado.

He is also a Certified Mergers & Acquisitions Advisor (CMAA) and Certified Business Intermediary (CBI).

Before attending law school, Bill graduated cum laude from the University of Colorado at Denver with a Bachelor of Science in Economics.

Awards & Associations

Over the past two decades, Mr. Thode has received a number of awards and accolades in the legal community for his expert advocacy and skill in Colorado family law. Some of Bill’s honors include:

  • 2016 to 2020 – 10 Best Family Law Attorneys (Colorado), American Institute of Family Law Attorneys
  • 2018- Top 10 Attorney, National Academy of Family Law Attorneys
  • 2018- Lifetime Achievement Award, America's Top 100 Attorneys
  • 2017- Top 100 Lawyers, The National Advocates
  • 2016- Premier 100, National Academy of Jurisprudence
  • 2016- Best Business Litigator- Colorado
  • 2015 – Top Family Lawyers in Colorado, The American Society of Legal Advocates
  • 2015 – Premier 100 Trial Attorneys, The American Academy of Trial Attorneys

Mr. Thode is also an active member of the legal community and is involved in the following associations:

  • Colorado Bar Association
  • CBA – Family Law Section
  • Denver Bar Association

Personal Life

A native Coloradan, Mr. Thode lives in Denver with his wife, Fabiola, and the youngest of their four children (and her wolf). He enjoys spending time with his family, exercising and reading. He also plays piano and occasionally performs in various Denver venues.

Call Our Firm Today at(303) 225-3343!

  • “I am very pleased with Bill’s professionalism, kindness, and compassion. ”

    Nancy N.

  • “While Bill has a solid background in the courtroom, he was able to help me mediate to resolve the issues as cost effectively and peacefully as possible, despite the challenging nature of divorce cases with children involved”

    Jeff H.

  • “In a world where people no longer genuinely care, I felt you cared about my case. ”

    Niel R.

  • “After retaining Bill my three-year very stressful battle was over in three months.”

    Tim K.

  • “His knowledge of case law and personal attention to my situation are second to none.”

    Jeff S.

  • “ I am certain Mr. Thode helped me to reclaim years of my life that this ordeal would have ultimately cost me!”

    Aubrey M.

Place Your Trust in Denver Family Lawyers

Serving Colorado Families Since 1997
  1. We are led by a skilled litigator and mediator
    who is comfortable in the courtroom.
  2. We have been helping families navigate difficult
    legal situations for over 20 years.
  3. Bill is a no-nonsense Denver family law attorney
    who is focused on serving his clients' needs.
  4. All of our clients receive personalized legal strategies.
  5. We provide one-on-one attention for every family served.
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