Natalie C. Simpson

Natalie C. Simpson

Natalie has been practicing family law since she graduated from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law in 2010. Natalie is a passionate advocate who believes in the goal of reaching amicable resolutions for her clients. Natalie’s background in social work enables her to counsel her clients through the emotional complexities of domestic relations proceedings. Natalie handles complex domestic relations matters including high-conflict custody cases and complex financial disputes. She approaches each case with an eye towards resolution in order to help her clients navigate the difficult emotional complexities they face in their litigation matters.

In her free time, Natalie sings in the Denver Chorale, a nonprofit coed singing group. Additionally, Natalie serves as a mentor to two first year law students and a mentor for a high school student through Denver Urban Scholars.  An avid skier, Natalie also enjoys running, cycling, hiking and traveling.

Bar Admissions

  • Colorado, 2010


  • University of Denver Sturm College of Law, Denver, Colorado
    • J.D. - 2010
  • Trinity College, Hartford, Connecticut
    • B.A. - 2003
    • Major: Political Science
    • Minor: Spanish
  • University of Denver Graduate School of Social Work - 2007

Professional Achievements

  • Firm awarded one of America’s Best Law Firms by U.S. News and Best Lawyers – 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019
  • Reese Persuasive Writing Award Finalist, University of Denver, 2008
  • University of Denver Student Law Office, Criminal Representation Clinic, 2009
  • Colorado Super Lawyers - Rising Star, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019
  • Co-Author, Annual Survey of Colorado Law: Family Law Survey. 2011-2013.
  • Co-Author, The Role of the Child and Family Investigator and the Child’s Legal Representative in Colorado. 2009-2012.


  • Denver Bar Association, 2010 - Present
  • Colorado Bar Association, 2010 - Present
  • CBA, Family Law Section, 2010 – Present
  • Colorado Woman’s Bar Association, 2010 – Present
  • MDIC
  • Mentor with Denver Urban Scholars
  • Mentor with University of Denver First Year Law Student Program
  • Member and Past President, Denver Chorale
  • Planning Committee Member, Colorado Women’s Bar Association Civil Protection Order Training 2013

Sherr Puttmann Akins Lamb PC | 5299 DTC Boulevard, Suite 430 | Greenwood Village, CO 80111 | Phone: 303.741.5300 | Fax: 303.741.2797