Hannah Westmont, Esq.

Areas of Practice

  • 100% Family Law

Bar Admissions

  • Colorado, 2011

Education

  • Vermont Law School, South Royalton, Vermont
    Juris Doctor Degree May 2011
    Legal Research Teaching Assistant
  • The Colorado College, Colorado Springs, Colorado
    Bachelor of Arts, May 2007
    Major: History

Published Works

  • Co-Author, Who’s Their Daddy: Navigating Allocation of Parental Responsibilities and Paternity Actions, The Colorado Lawyer, May 2016

Classes/Seminars

  • Co-Chair, Family Law Fall Update, November 2023
  • Lecturer, Evidence Battle: Practical Application of Evidence Rules and Case Law, Family Law Institute, August 2023
  • Lecturer, Initial Client Interview, Family Law Basic Skills, March 2022
  • Co-Chair, Family Law Fall Update, November 2022
  • Lecturer, Whose Their Daddy? Navigating APR and Paternity Cases- Family Law Young Lawyers Breakfast Series, September 2022
  • Lecturer, The Spousal Maintenance Bible: Beyond the Worksheets, Domestic Relations and Probate Judicial Institute, June 2022
  • Lecturer, Initial Client Interview, Family Law Basic Skills, March 2022
  • Co-Chair, Family Law Fall Update, October 2021
  • Lecturer, Trial Preparation A-Z, Family Law Institute, August 2021
  • Lecturer, Initial Client Interview, Family Law Basic Skills, February 2021
  • Co-Chair, Family Law Fall Update- Practicing in a Pandemic, October 2020
  • Faculty, Family Law Evidence Practicum, May 2020
  • Lecturer, Initial Client Interview, Family Law Basic Skills, February 2020
  • Lecturer, Alternative Enforcement: Enforcing Orders Without Filing Contempt, First Judicial District Bar Association, December 2019
  • Co-Chair, Family Law Fall Update- Kids and the Court in Colorado, October 2019
  • Faculty, Family Law Evidence Practicum, May 2019
  • Lecturer, Initial Client Interview, Family Law Basic Skills, February 2019
  • Co-Chair, Family Law Fall Update- Self-Care, Settlement, Self-Employment, and Such, October 2018
  • Lecturer, In Case of Emergency…File a Motion to Restrict Parenting Time Under C.R.S. 14-10-129(4), Family Law Institute, August 2018 
  • Faculty, Family Law Evidence Practicum, May 2018
  • Lecturer, Alternative Enforcement: Enforcing Orders Without Filing Contempt, Colorado Domestic Relations Judicial Institute, June 2018
  • Lecturer, Navigating Post-Decree Issues in Family Law,  Denver Bar Association, Metro-Volunteers Lawyers, June 2017
  • Lecturer, Alternative Enforcement: Enforcing Orders Without Filing Contempt, Family Law Institute, August 2017
  • Lecturer, The Nuts and Bolts of Representing a Party in a Paternity Action, Fall Family Law Update, October 2016

Honors and Awards

  • Best Lawyers in America, 2021, 2022, 2023 and 2024
  • Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022 and 2023
  • Colorado Bar Association Leadership Training, Class of 2023
  • First Judicial District Bar Association’s 2019 George Holley Outstanding Young Lawyer Award
  • Client’s Choice Award Avvo, 2017, 2018, 2019, and 2022
  • Negotiation Champion, Securities Dispute Resolution Triathlon, 2010

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Family Law Section Executive Counsel, Colorado Bar Association, Secretary, 2023-2024
  • Family Law Section Executive Counsel, Colorado Bar Association, Treasurer, 2022-2023
  • Family Law Section Executive Counsel, Colorado Bar Association, Member, 2020-Present
  • Board of Directors, Colorado Women’s Bar Association, 2016-2021
  • Family Law Section, Colorado Bar Association, Member, 2011-Present
  • Colorado Bar Association, Member, 2011-Present
  • Denver Bar Association, Member, 2011-Present
  • Arapahoe County Bar Association, Member 2011-Present
  • First Judicial Bar Association, Member 2014-Present
  • Metro Denver Interdisciplinary Committee, 2016-Present
  • Colorado Collaborative Divorce Professionals, 2020-Present

Pro Bono Activities

  • Denver Legal Night
  • Metro Volunteer Lawyers
  • Law School Si Se Puede, Mentor

Past Employment Positions

  • Associate Attorney, May 2014-December 2018, Polidori, Franklin, Monahan & Beattie, LLC
  • Associate Attorney, January 2012-May 2014, Jones Law Firm, P.C.
  • Law Clerk, October 2012-January 2012 Magistrate Hübler, Denver District Court
  • Intern, January 2010-August 2010 Colorado Legal Services