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Chelsea May

Of Counsel

555 17th Street, Suite 3200, Denver, CO 80202

Chelsea specializes in sophisticated wealth transfer planning and charitable giving techniques.

She has particular experience with irrevocable life insurance trusts, defective grantor trusts, and grantor retained annuity trusts. She also helps clients form and fund limited liability companies, limited partnerships, and other entities to achieve both their tax and business succession planning goals. 

As a former Certified Public Accountant, Chelsea brings a unique perspective to her clients’ tax needs. By combining her extensive legal know-how with her past auditing and accounting experience for businesses ranging from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies, she crafts practical solutions to her clients’ varied issues. 

Speaking Engagements


Bar Admissions


  • Colorado Super Lawyers® Rising Stars, Estate & Probate, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016

Professional and Civic Affiliations

  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Colorado Bar Association, Section of Taxation and Section of Probate and Trust, Member
  • Colorado Women’s Bar Association, Member
  • Rocky Mountain Estate Planning Council, Member

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