Carl G. Stevens, J.D., AEP, AV Preeminent®

Phone: (303) 670-9855
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Professional Responsibilities
Carl Stevens is a shareholder in Davis Schilken, PC. He has more than 40 years of experience as an attorney and is licensed before the Colorado Supreme Court, Oklahoma Supreme Court, and the U. S. Tax Court. Mr. Stevens practices primarily in the areas of estate planning, business succession planning, charitable planning, private foundations, elder law, trust administration, probate and planning for mineral owners.

Educational Experience
Bachelor of Arts, University of Oklahoma
Juris Doctor (JD), University of Oklahoma

Legislative Activities
As an active member of the Statutory Revisions Committee of the Trust and Estate Section of the Colorado Bar Association he participates in drafting proposed estate planning laws for submission to the legislature and has testified before Colorado legislative committees in regard to trust, probate and tax legislation.

Carl Stevens frequently speaks and teaches on estate planning topics to the public and for training other attorneys, CPAs, financial and insurance professionals.


Denver Foundation – Philanthropic Leadership Award – Recognized as a leading Professional Advisor in advancing Philanthropy

Professional Affiliations
Colorado Bar Association
Oklahoma Bar Association
Wealth Counsel
Past President – Centennial Estate Planning Council; Past member of the Colorado Bar Association Trust and Estate Executive Council

AV Preeminent® – AV Preeminent® is a rating prepared by Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ in which other lawyers rank the lawyer at the highest level of professional excellence. Martindale-Hubbell® has been used since 1868 to help buyers of legal services identify, evaluate and select the most appropriate lawyer for a specific task at hand.

AEP – Accredited Estate Planner, The AEP designation is awarded by the National Association of Estate Planners & Councils to professionals who meet stringent experience and education qualifications regarding estate planning.


We were very pleased with the level of expertise available at Davis Schilken. It enabled us to feel confident that we were presented all options. The process was efficient and allowed us to complete our estate planning effectively and efficiently. - W&L R.
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