Denver Estate Planning Attorney | Colorado Business Lawyer
Elizabeth Cypers’ legal practice is focused on estate planning, wills & trusts, probate & estate administration, elder law, business succession planning, real estate, and small and family-owned businesses in Denver, Colorado.
In her estate planning practice, Ms. Cypers helps clients develop custom plans to prepare and protect their families in the event of death or disability. Ms. Cypers understands what it means to be a parent to young children and a daughter to aging parents and, therefore, is able to gently help clients address their goals in a way that is uniquely tailored to their individual situation. She knows that no two clients are alike and enjoys working with all of them in a helpful and open-minded way to create estate planning documents that give each client peace of mind. She regularly partners with the other advisors of clients, including Wealth Managers, Financial Advisors, Tax Advisors, CPAs, etc., to ensure that each plan addresses every necessary detail of her client’s situation.
In her business law practice, Ms. Cypers enjoys working with entrepreneurs and business owners through all stages of the business cycle, serving as a resource to help clients with day-to-day business. Beginning in the Fall of 2017, she will teach in the Entrepreneurship/Business Building Blocks program at the University of Denver, sharing her knowledge of business succession planning.
Prior to establishing her Denver-based private practice, Ms. Cypers served the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development, where she provided advice and handled the closings of FHA insured transactions for multifamily projects, hospitals and assisted living facilities. She also advised the Single Family Insured Mortgage Division, Procurement/Government Contracting, and FOIA.
Ms. Cypers received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Emory University, majoring in Psychology. She then earned her Juris Doctorate from Loyola Law School in Los Angeles where she focused her coursework on trusts and estates, business, elder law, and real estate. Ms. Cypers is licensed to practice in Colorado and California.
Ms. Cypers is involved in several organizations, including the Rocky Mountain Estate Planning Council, the Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce, the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA), Wealth Counsel, Elder Counsel, and the Rocky Mountain Society for Financial Service Professionals. She is also active with the Denver Bar Association and in the Elder Law and Trust & Estate sections of the Colorado Bar Association.
Originally from Gorham, Maine, Ms. Cypers currently lives in Denver with her husband Scott and their three kids. An aspiring author and entrepreneur, Ms. Cypers is always in the middle of writing several books at the same time. She also regularly practices yoga and enjoys having a glass of wine with friends and spending time with her family camping, skiing, and catching a concert at Red Rocks.