PartnerCasey Williams Tolison & Williams Elder Law Attorney

Location: Brighton, Colorado
Phone: 800-331-0745
Fax: 303-500-5155
Email: Email Me

Casey devotes all of her time towards elder law and estate planning at Tolison & Williams, Attorneys at Law, LLC in Brighton, Colorado. Ms. Williams focuses her practice on estate planning needs including wills, revocable living trusts, special-needs trusts, healthcare power of attorney, and more. Casey seeks to empower her clients to properly document their wishes and works to connect her clients with other important professionals such as financial advisers and certified public accountants (CPAs) to help her clients reach their estate planning goals. Casey is also an advocate for bettering her community, as evidenced by the many volunteer/charitable activities she has been involved with in the Denver and Boulder areas.

Areas of Practice

  • Estate Planning
  • End of Life Planning
  • Probate
  • Special Needs Trusts
  • Revocable Living Trusts
  • Wills

Bar Admissions

    Colorado, 2007

Education

Roger Williams University School of Law, Bristol, Rhode Island
    J.D. - 2007
    Honors: Recipient, Public Service Award, 2007
    Honors: Recipient, School of Law Scholarship, 2004-2007
    Honors: Student Participant, Pro Bono Collaborative Pilot Project, 2005-2007
    Honors: Student Attorney, Community Justice and Legal Assistance Clinic, 2005-2007
    Honors: Student Attorney, PBC Community Land Trust Project, 2005-2007
    Honors: Student Member, Public Service Stipend Committee, 2007

University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Arkansas

    B.A. magna cum laude
    Honors: Dean's Honor Role, 2002-2004
    Honors: Recipient, Transfer Student Scholarship, 2002-2004
    Major: Sociology, Criminal Justice

Published Works

    "Estate Planning: Selected Probate Issues," Elder Law in Colorado, Continuing Legal Education in Colorado, Inc., 4th Edition, 2011
    "Age Discrimination in the Workforce: An Overview for Elder Law Attorneys," Elder Law in Colorado
    “Guardianships and Conservatorships,” Elder Law Basics
    CBA Community and Civic Affairs Committee Community Education Brochures, 2010-2012
    Multiple Publications on Elder and Probate Law, Legal Lines Contributor, Colorado Bar

Classes/Seminars

  • "Advance Medical Directives"
  • "Estate Planning"
  • "How to Choose a Lawyer"
  • "Joint Tenancy"
  • "Living Trusts"
  • "Probate in Colorado"
  • "So Now You are a Conservator"
  • "So Now You are a Guardian"
  • "So Now You are a Trustee"
  • "Wills in Colorado"
  • CBA Community and Civic Affairs Committee Community Education Brochures, 2010 - 2012
  • Multiple Publications on Elder and Probate Law Issues, Legal Lines Contributor, Colorado Bar Association, 2011 - Present
  • "Guardianships and Conservatorships," Elder Law Basics, Continuing Legal Education in Colorado, Inc., 2011 - 2012
  • "Guardianships and Conservatorships for Pro Se Parties,", 17th Judicial District Access to Justice Committee, 2011 - Present
  • "Guardian and Conservatorships," Fundamentals of Elder Law, National Business Institute, 2012

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Colorado Bar Association, Member, 2007 - Present
  • Colorado Bar Association Trust and Estate Section, Secretary, Rules and Forms Committee, 2010 - Present
  • Colorado Bar Association, Trust and Estate Section, Committee Member, Rules and Forms Committee, 2009 - Present
  • Colorado Bar Association, Trust and Estate Section, Chairperson, Community and Civic Affairs Committee, 2013 - Present
  • Colorado Bar Association, Trust and Estate Section, Committee Member, Community and Civic Affairs Committee, 2009 - Present
  • Colorado Bar Association, Senior Law Day, Volunteer Coordinator and Committee Member, 2009 - Present
  • Adams County and Broomfield Bar Association, Member, 2009 - Present
  • The HERO Alliance, Inc., Board President, 2010 - 2011
  • The HERO Alliance, Inc., Board Vice President, 2009 - 2010

Public Service 

  • Cast Member, Admissions Intern, Cast Operations Intern, Up With People, Cast C, 1998 - 1999
  • Member and Programs Chairperson, Rotary International, Brighton Noon Club, 2008 - Present
  • Committee Member, 17th Judicial District Access to Justice Committee, 2011 - Present
  • Presenter, "Guardianships and Conservatorships for Pro Se Parties,", 2011 - Present
  • Member, Brighton Rotary Club, 2008 - Present

Ancillary Businesses

  • Private Tutor, Rogers, Arkansas, 2001-2004
  • University of Arkansas Writing Center, Fayetteville, Arkansas, 2002-2003
  • Tutor, Criminal Justice and Higher Level Mathematics, Northwest Arkansas Community College Learning Lab, Bentonville, Arkansas, 2000-2002