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Ben King is a Colorado native and third-generation trial attorney. Mr. King attended the University of Colorado at Boulder, Leeds School of Business where he obtained his bachelor’s degree in Business Management and Marketing. Subsequently, he received his Juris Doctor (J.D.) from the University of Miami’s School of Law in Florida and is licensed to practice law in the state and federal courts of Colorado, and the United States Supreme Court (SCOTUS). Mr. King began his legal career with a prestigious Denver family law firm where he specialized in litigating highly-contested divorces and child custody cases. Additionally, he also has experience in appellate work and has prevailed on issues in both the Colorado Court of Appeals and Colorado Supreme Court. Mr. King’s practice is solely focused on family law.

Mr. King has received the honorable designation of being named to Super Lawyers Rising Star list in 2019 & 2020. This honor is bestowed on less than 2.5% of the lawyers in Colorado. Ben is also rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell and holding “High Ethical Standing.” This anonymous peer rated review is reserved as an award for the highest level of professional excellence. This rating was achieved by Mr. King through recognition by his peers for his integrity. Mr. King has a proven track record of providing honorable, attentive, and strategic counsel to all of his clients. He has maintained an impeccable reputation, which has resulted in this prestigious attorney award. Since 1868, Martindale-Hubbell has been the gold standard in attorney ratings and has recognized lawyers for their strong legal ability and high ethical standards for more than a century. Starting in 2019, Ben was also named to “Best Lawyers” for family law in Denver.

Mr. King has authored multiple legal publications and is a member of: the American Bar Association (ABA), Colorado Bar Association (CBA), Denver Bar Association (DBA), Arapahoe County Bar Association, Colorado Bar Young Lawyers Division, Faculty of Federal Advocates, Metro Denver Interdisciplinary Committee (MDIC), the Douglas-Elbert County Bar Association (DEBA), and Mr. King is the Douglas-Elbert Bar Association Representative to the Metro Volunteer Lawyers (MVL) Board of Governors. Mr. King was elected to the Colorado Bar Association’s Executive Council for the Family Law Section and he continues to sit on the council after re-election.

Mr. King is a fitness enthusiast who enjoys volunteering in the local community when he is not exploring the Colorado mountain ranges and spending time with his family.

Contact Mr. King today to assist with your divorce, custody, parenting time, child support, alimony and spousal maintenance issues.

2014 J.D.
University of Miami, Florida School of Law

2010 B.S.B.A.
University of Colorado –Leeds School of Business

Cherry Creek High School

Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Rated

Named as “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers 2019 & 2020

Recognized by “Best Lawyers” for Colorado Family Law 2019 & 2020

Rated 10.0 “Superb” on Avvo

Elected to the Colorado Bar Association’s Family Law Executive Council 2017-2021

Please visit

“Family Law Jurisdiction” Colorado Bar Association CLE Family Law Basics January 2020.

“The Pandora’s Box of NSFOP Use: Locating and Using ‘Not Selected for Official Publication’ Cases in Trial Court” Colorado Bar Association CLE April 2019.

“The Privilege of Philanthropy” The Docket October 2018.

“The Intersection of Estate Planning and Divorce: An Introduction to Trust Issues in Divorce” Wealthcounsel, LLC July 2018.

“Member Highlight” The Docket December 2016.

“Premarital Agreements: What they are and Why You Should Care” LLMC, P.C. July 2016.

“Spoliation of Evidence: Now What do I do?” Colorado Bar Association CLE April 2016.

“Colorado Bench Bar Book” Colorado Bar Association Family Law Section March 2016.

“2015 Annual Survey of Family Law” Colorado Bar Association CLE December 2015.

“When a PC/DM Goes Too Far” Colorado Bar Association CLE November 2014.

“Family Law Legislation: A Brave New World” Law Week Colorado July 2013.

Introduction to Family Law Jurisdiction—Family Law Basics CLE with Colorado Bar Association 2020

The Pandora’s Box of NSFOP Use—Family Law Spring Update CLE with Colorado Bar Association 2019

Economic Misconduct in Divorce—University of Colorado School of Law 2017- Present

An Introduction to Trust Issues in Divorce—Nationwide CLE webinar presented in Conjunction with Wealthcounsel, LLC August 2018

  • Divorce
  • Custody
  • Mediation
  • Domestic Relations Litigation
  • Allocation of Parental Responsibilities
  • Legal Separation
  • Modification of Spousal Maintenance
  • Alimony
  • Child Support
  • Contempt & Enforcement of Orders and Judgments
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Collaborative Divorce
  • Common-law Marriage
  • Modification of Parenting Time
  • Family Law
  • Prenuptial and Marital Agreements
  • Adoptions
  • Annulment
  • Divorce Arbitration
  • Grandparents Custody & Visitation Rights
  • Interstate Child Custody