Frank L. McGuane Jr.

Partner
Location:
Denver, Colorado
Phone:
800-574-3771
Fax:
303-691-9900
Email:

Frank McGuane is one of the most prominent and well-respected lawyers in Colorado. Frank and the firm's attorneys have outstanding knowledge of Colorado's statutes and cases involving family law -- because we wrote the book on it. Our partners at McGuane and Hogan, LLP, in Denver, Colorado, are the authors of the Colorado Family Law Practice Series, a detailed work containing an overview of the practice of family law, that is heavily relied upon by judges, lawyers, and others in the legal field.

At McGuane and Hogan, LLP, our Colorado family law attorneys know that family law matters can be stressful. We understand the dynamics of these situations and promise to do everything we can to meet your needs as a client. We are committed to offering emotional support, trust, and confidence in the development and maintenance of our successful attorney-client relationships.

If you are seeking proficient legal representation for a family law issue, trust your matter to the law firm that wrote the book on Colorado family law. With our continued memberships in national, state, and local bar associations, The American and International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, and other organizations, you can count on our extensive experience and a proven ability to produce results. When you contact our attorneys at McGuane and Hogan, LLP, to be your legal counsel, we promise to keep your interests in the forefront as we handle your family matter with confidentiality, tact, discretion, and efficiency.

Areas of Practice

  • Divorce
  • Child Custody
  • Marital Agreements

Bar Admissions

  • Colorado, 1968
  • U.S. District Court District of Colorado, 1968
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 1970
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1971

Education

  • University of Cincinnati College of Law, Cincinnati, Ohio
    • J.D. - 1968
  • University of Note Dame
    • B.A. - 1961

Published Works

  • "Domestic Relations Section," Kendl's Colorado Methods of Practice, (Co-Author), West Publishing Co., Pocket Part Supplements, 1983
  • "Voir Dire", Colorado Trial Lawyers Handbook, 1977
  • Casenote, "Liability of Real Estate Management Agent for Injuries to Tenants,", 36 University Of Cincinnati Law Review 350, 1967
  • Colorado Family Law & Practice, West Publishing, Second Edition, 1999
  • Mr. McGuane has authored nearly one hundred articles on trial tactics and a broad range of family law topics. His published works have been cited in a number of Colorado Supreme Court and Colorado Court of appeals opinions.

Honors and Awards

  • Best Lawyers in America
  • Colorado Super Lawyers
  • Top 50 Colorado Super Lawyers
  • AV Rated by Martindale-Hubbell (since 1978)
  • Fellow, The American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Board of Governors, 1988 - 1995
  • Fellow, The International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers
  • Diplomate, The American College of Family Trial Lawyers
  • Lawyers Title Insurance Corporation Award for Excellence in Real Property, 1996
  • American Jurisprudence Award for Excellence in Bailments, 1996
  • Land Title Guarantee and Trust Company Award for Excellence in Real Property, 1966

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Denver Bar Association, Member
  • Douglas-Elbert Bar Association, Member
  • Arapahoe County Bar Association, Member
  • Pitkin County Bar Association
  • Colorado Bar Association, Family Law Section, Chairman, 1977 - 1978
  • American Bar Association, Section on Family Law, Member
  • The American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Member, Board of Governors, 1988 - 1995
  • The American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, President, Colorado Chapter, 1988 - 1989
  • The International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Founding Fellow
  • The American College of Family Trial Lawyers, Diplomat
  • Journal of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Editor, 2000 - 2001
  • Journal of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Editor, 1990 - 1995
  • American Bar Association - NITA Annual Family Advocacy Institute, Faculty Member, 1987 - 1990
  • National Institute for Trial Advocacy, (Faculty Member 1988-present)

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Phi Delta Phi