Anita L. Marchant-Peterson, Colorado Attorney

Anita L. Marchant-Peterson

Anita L. Marchant-Peterson

 

Ms. Peterson was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma and grew up in Kansas, Colorado and California. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree, summa cum laude, from the University of North Dakota in 2000 and her Juris Doctor degree from the University of North Dakota School of Law in 2003. While in law school Anita clerked at the local child support enforcement unit, appearing in court on behalf of the unit on a weekly basis. Anita was admitted to the bar in North Dakota in 2004 and owned a solo practice firm in Fargo, North Dakota for two years.

Anita moved to Colorado in 2006 and was admitted to the Colorado bar in 2011. She practiced as an associate with O’Hayre, Dawson & Norris, P.C. in Gunnison, Colorado from 2011 to 2013. Anita joined the firm of Matsunaka and Associates in June of 2013 as an associate, where she represents clients in the areas of family law, estate planning, business formation, real estate, civil litigation and other matters.

Anita is married with two children. When not in the office she enjoys many of the outdoor pursuits Colorado has to offer with her family, especially Nordic and Alpine skiing, hiking, camping and biking. She also enjoys music, books and volunteering.