Attorney Jeff Althaus – A Northglenn-Based Estate Planning and Probate Lawyer

Meet Attorney Jeff Althaus

Althaus Law was founded by attorney Jeff Althaus with the goal of allowing families to be able to plan for the future by utilizing proven estate planning techniques and taking advantage of applicable tax benefits. It was also founded with the goal of benefitting Colorado communities by always donating a percentage of profits to local charities and nonprofit organizations, a mission very close to our founder’s heart.

To learn more about your options for estate planning in the Thornton area, don’t be afraid to contact our law firm online. You may also give Jeff a call directly at 720-340-2783.

Education

Hamline University School of Law

Juris Doctor 2011

University of Iowa

Bachelor Degree 2007
Certificate of Entrepreneurship

Areas of Practice

Estate Planning

  • Wills
  • Trusts
  • Powers of attorney (medical and financial)
  • Advance medical directives/Advance healthcare directives
  • Living wills
  • Special needs trusts
  • Pet trusts
  • Charitable planning

Probate

  • Personal representative (executor) appointment
  • Personal representative deeds (PR deeds)
  • Accountings
  • Letters testamentary and letters of administration
  • Guardianship
  • Conservatorship

Awards and Recognition

  • Client’s Choice Award for Estate Planning – 2017
    • Granted by AVVO, an online attorney listing
  • Client’s Choice Award for Probate – 2017
    • Granted by AVVO, an online attorney listing
  • Client’s Choice Award for Estate Planning – 2016
    • Granted by AVVO, an online attorney listing
  • Client’s Choice Award for Probate – 2016
    • Granted by AVVO, an online attorney listing

Bar Association Membership

American Bar Association

Colorado Bar Association

Adams/Broomfield Bar Association

Licensed to Practice

Colorado

 

A Bit More About Jeff

Jeff grew up in Iowa where he attended the University of Iowa as a Business/Marketing major and also obtained a certificate in Entrepreneurship. He is a Hawkeye, through and through. After undergrad, he attended law school in Minnesota at Hamline Law, graduated, and moved out to Thornton, Colorado. Don’t worry Broncos fans, he still loves the Broncos and would never cheer for the Vikings.

In his free time, Jeff loves to get out into the beautiful outdoors that Colorado has to offer. He skis, snowboards, hikes and loves to go camping and backpacking. Jeff also loves cheering on the Denver Nuggets at the Pepsi Center. He attends the Immaculate Heart of Mary church in Thornton and has a deep appreciation for people of all faiths.