Kevin Van Donselaar is a multi-disciplined lawyer with global experience serving both the interests of his clients and Country. Growing up in Brush, Colorado Kevin learned the value of hard work, determination, and the importance of personal relationships. Since graduating from the University of Colorado School of Law, Kevin’s legal career has taken him across Afghanistan, and into the boardrooms of Hospitals as well as the courtrooms of Colorado. His experience and proven track record demonstrate his commitment to fiercely advocating for his clients.
Kevin, a founding partner of the Firm, focuses his practice in the areas of Family Law, Criminal Defense, and Plaintiff’s Personal Injury. He knows the difficulties faced when families are torn apart by divorce, involved with criminal charges, or injured by the negligence of others. Kevin aggressively, and compassionately ensures that the needs of his clients are met and are handled professionally and personally. Kevin is a zealous advocate for his clients who relentlessly works to protect his clients’ rights and fight on their behalf.
Kevin’s extensive Family Law experience includes his position as Of Counsel at one of Colorado’s most established and respected family law firms, negotiating and trying cases involving many aspects of family law, including divorce, separation, custody, parenting time, and child support matters. Kevin’s tenaciousness and commitment enabled him to obtain favorable results for his clients. Separation, divorce, custody, pre- and post-nuptial agreements are by nature very personal matters. Kevin ensures that each client is given his personal attention during these difficult times.
For two years Kevin served his Country in Afghanistan as a Justice Advisor for the International Narcotics and Law Enforcement sector of the U.S. State Department. During his time in Afghanistan, he worked relentlessly to establish Rule of Law and received promotions to Regional Team Leader and Deputy Field Director. First hand he has seen and experienced the difficulties of reintegrating back into society for those who have spent time overseas. Kevin has committed himself to assisting veterans whether the issue is family law, criminal law, or personal injury and is a proud contributor to the Wounded Warrior Project.
In Colorado, Kevin spent eight years serving as a Deputy District Attorney for both Denver and Adams Counties. During his time as a prosecutor, he tried and negotiated hundreds of cases, ranging from drunk driving to homicides. During this time Kevin was elected as the State Legislative Representative for the Colorado Juvenile Council for over six years. He was also selected for the JAIBG Committee which focused on rehabilitating violent juvenile offenders and reuniting them with their families while becoming productive members of society. Kevin even used his experiences and education in Criminal Law and Procedure to teach legal courses in the evenings at colleges in the Denver Metro area. As an expert in criminal law he now uses those experiences to effectively represent adults and children who have been accused of crimes.
Prior to becoming a Partner with the Firm, Kevin worked as the Director of Business Development and Contracts Attorney for Pacific Medical, a prominent sports medicine company throughout the Western United States. While at Pacific Medical, Kevin negotiated and drafted numerous multi-million dollar contracts, was involved in product settlement discussions, and gained valuable insight into the inner workings of insurance companies and the health care industry. Kevin’s familiarity with medical device and insurance companies gives him a unique perspective in his representation of victims who have been injured by defective products or suffered injustices at the hands of insurance companies.
Kevin is active in his church, family, and youth sports. An avid coach, Kevin donates his time to coaching High School football as well as youth basketball. As a coach, father, and attorney he ensures that concussion protocol is followed and return to play decisions are made appropriately.
18 years of experience
Senior Deputy District Attorney
Deputy Field Director, US State Department Afghanistan
Father, Educator & Coach