Doddridge Shelby

Doddridge C. Shelby is an attorney with over thirty years of experience in the practice of law. Mr. Shelby earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Southern California in 1982 and his Juris Doctor degree from the University of California at Berkeley in 1985. Mr. Shelby was admitted to the practice of law in California in 1985 and in Colorado in 1997.

Mr. Shelby started his career in Los Angeles in 1985 where he practiced commercial litigation, employment law, workers’ compensation defense and tort law. Since that time Mr. Shelby has worked as in-house counsel for two closely held corporations, with law firms and in private solo practice. His practice areas expanded to include real estate, probate and government law.

Mr. Shelby served as Assistant County Attorney for Las Animas County Colorado from April 1998 through December 1998 and also as County Attorney for Las Animas County Colorado from January 1999 through August 2001. Over the last ten years Mr. Shelby has focused his practice on assisting clients in business and family law matters.

Mr. Shelby’s current practice focuses on representation of clients in family law including divorce, custody, and support matters as well as in business and real estate law