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April D. Jones, Attorney At Law Since 1991

Aggressive, Dedicated, Experienced

Ms. April Jones is well known in Colorado as a premier family law attorney, community leader, and businesswoman.

Top Family Law Attorney in the Denver Metro Area

As the founder and CEO of the Jones Law Firm, PC Ms. Jones leads a powerhouse team of family law practitioners. Her dedication to supporting families in transition and continuous pursuit of providing the highest quality legal services are foundations that Jones Law Firm, PC thrives upon.

Ms. Jones has helped thousands of families and individuals in transition over the course of her career. Her strategies and solutions in divorce, separation, and post-decree matters bring peace to dedicated and caring parents.
Family law cases are inherently complex, and Ms. Jones helps her clients see around the corners and avoid more damage to their lives during this emotionally trying chapter.

Ms. Jones obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California at Berkeley in 1987 and her Juris Doctorate from the University of California, Hastings College of Law in 1991. She is a member of the California State and Colorado State Bars.

Community Service & Philanthropy

As one of the most influential women in Colorado law, attorney April Jones’ influence can be seen in the personal and professional platforms that she holds. For years, she has donated her time and expertise to various organizations that impact our community. In this regard, she has led the Sam Cary Bar Association twice in her career (2005 and 2021). Through the leadership of this preeminent professional association for African American attorneys, she has provided strategic advocacy and leadership for professionals of color.

In 2021, Ms. Jones was named by Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet and John Hickenlooper as co-chair of an advisory committee that will recommend candidates for the US District Court in Colorado. She was previously appointed by Colorado Governor Bill Ritter to a six-year term as Nomination Commissioner to nominate Justices to the Colorado Supreme Court and the Colorado Court of Appeals.

Additionally, she dedicates her time and energy to the greater Denver community through her position on the Board of Directors for the University of Colorado Hospital Authority. As a businessperson with legal training, she is a key member of the board of UCHealth and the board of University of Colorado Hospital on the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus. Ms. Jones was a founding board member of the American Transplant Foundation, an organization dedicated to creating donor awareness and increased organ donations in Colorado and nationwide.

Inspired Personal & Professional Leadership

As a self-driven businesswoman, Ms. Jones built her African-American female-led law firm from the ground up. Over twenty years later, she is known in the business community as an influential and successful leader that can project growth and achievement in others. Ms. Jones is a strategist for professionals looking to increase their goal-attainment in business and life. She connects others with their success through common sense lectures, speaking engagements, and private discussions on hard work, self-sabotage, and resilience. Her unparalleled authenticity motivates others to “get out of their own way” so they can be more impactful parents and professionals.

April what you did for me was so much more than merely wonderful and there has been nothing simple about the profound significance you have made in my life. Thank you for your counsel and your strength.” -M.M.

Client Testimonials

Compassionate & Effective Counsel That Makes a Difference

quote iconApril is very knowledgeable of the law and will not let you down.

I cannot be more happy with the April Jones Law Firm! I hired her in 2012 for disputes over child support and other items, we had to go to court 3 times on separate matters and every time we were successful. April is very knowledgeable of the law and will not let you down. If I ever need a family law attorney I will call April Jones.

Alan

quote iconI would have jumped over the net and shook your hand today

Voice message to attorney April Jones from opposing counsel following a successful hearing: Boy I would have jumped over the net and shook your hand today, but there was no net!

T.S.

quote iconI couldn’t have gotten a better outcome.

April is awesome! She definitely knows what’s going on with everything in court. I couldn’t have gotten a better outcome.

Terri

quote iconApril and staff were wonderful.

April and staff were wonderful. It made a difficult time of life softer while maintaining my dignity.

B.H.

quote iconThe firm is professional, positive and grounded in their approach.

Once the process became too difficult for me to navigate through I decided to seek Family Law services.

The firm is professional, positive and grounded in their approach. Everyone in the office is always willing to help and is extremely flexible, which I can say is valued by a working professional. There has always been open and prompt communication. Hannah ultimately won our case, and she did so by having strong intellect, presentation skills, and a genuine interest in the well-being of both my daughter and I. I will continue to value the relationship and expertise long after the issues are resolved.

R.P.M.

quote iconApril is well prepared and understands the law and court processes and procedures well beyond anything I have experienced, ensuring success.

I really appreciated April’s straightforward, no-nonsense approach to settling my divorce. It was very refreshing. April is well prepared and understands the law and court processes and procedures well beyond anything I have experienced, ensuring success. I will be a customer for life.

J.M.

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When a parent keeps their children from the other during court-ordered parenting time, it is common to have questions regarding child support, such as can you stop paying child support if your ex won’t let you see your children? Don’t Stop Paying Child Support! While stopping child support is a natural response to losing parenting time, it is not legal to do so. Parenting time and child support are separate issues that are handled independently …

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Generally, child custody orders are issued in legal separations, divorce actions, and paternity actions. What many parents don’t realize at first is that the family courts see child custody orders as open-ended. Meaning, they are subject to change. There are many valid reasons why a child custody order may need to be changed. Often, child custody orders are modified because the child’s needs or activities change, because of a job change, a new spouse, a relocation, an illness or a disability. Sometimes, …

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Our team includes attorneys licensed to practice in multiple states including April D. Jones in California, Patrick G. Barkman in Texas, the Cherokee Nation, the Northern District of Texas, and the District of Colorado (United States Court of Appeals 10th and 5th Circuit), and Stuart Wallace in Illinois.