Kristin A. Piñeiro

Senior Counsel

Carol Barwick, 303.575.7517


Kristin A. Piñeiro counsels closely held businesses and high net-worth individual clients regarding legal and tax planning strategies for wealth transfer and preservation, business succession, probate, and trust administration, while incorporating the personal goals and values of each client.

Kristin provides legal advice on multi-generational business and estate plans, and the integration of marital agreements, trusts, and other entities to accomplish wealth transfers and tax benefits.  Kristin is also experienced in creating business succession plans that incorporate life insurance, buy-sell agreements, and incentive plans for key employees.

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Awards & Involvement

  • Women's Estate Planning Council, Board Member and Past President (May 2012-May 2015)
  • The Montessori Academy of Colorado, Board Member (2007-2010)
  • Denver Metro Chamber Leadership Foundation, Legacy Denver Program (2013)
  • Super Lawyers Rising Star (2009-2011)
  • Five Star Estate Planning Attorney (2012-2014)
  • University of Denver Sturm College of Law - Partners at Law (PALs) Volunteer


  • Colorado Bar Association (Member, Trust and Estates and Business Sections)

  • Denver Bar Association

  • Colorado Bar Association


  • LL.M., Taxation, University of Denver Graduate Tax Program (1999)
  • J.D., University of Denver Sturm College of Law (1998)
  • B.A., University of Colorado at Boulder (1994)