Raymond F. Chamberland III
Colorado Attorney Raymond Chamberland has dedicated his entire professional life to serving the United States and taking care of people who need his legal advice and protection. Prior to founding Chamberland Law in Colorado Springs in 2005, Ray spent more than 25 years as a member of the U.S. military, first as a missile combat crew member and then later as a JAG at Patrick Air Force Base, where he handled thousands of military family law cases.
Ray later transferred to Vandenberg Air Force Base, where he was promoted to the position of Staff Judge Advocate, which is the military equivalent of a City Attorney position, and was in charge of the other JAGs on base. In addition to family law cases, Ray has also dealt with cases involving civil law, environmental law, and contracts. Prior to joining the U.S. Air Force, Ray was a volunteer fireman. After retiring from the US Air Force out of Vandenberg AFB in California, Ray and his wife Mary moved to Colorado and he founded Chamberland Law in downtown Colorado Springs. Ray loves practicing family law in Colorado because he now helps both civilian and military families get through what can sometimes be the most challenging times in their lives.Strength, Sensitivity, Compassion
Colorado Attorney Ray Chamberland provides personalized legal representation to all of his clients. Ray handles every detail of his clients’ cases. With strength, sensitivity and compassion, he guides them toward making decisions that are in the best interests of them and their children Many of Ray's current and former clients say that they chose him to represent them because they instinctively knew that Ray was someone that would take care of them and fight for their rights.Getting the Best Outcome
Ray works collaboratively with his clients in an effort to secure the best outcome for their cases. He does his best to make the process as painless as possible for them and their children by working toward consensus and fair settlements through negotiation, settlement conferences, and Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR).
In the event that resolution through mediation or negotiation proves impossible, Ray is a skillful litigator and a brilliant strategist. With his years of military training and experience as a U.S. combat crew member and a Staff Judge Advocate, Ray is a zealous advocate for his clients, who know that he will take no prisoners in the fight to secure the best agreements or settlements for them.Practice Areas
Ray represents clients in all areas of family law, including: Divorce, Legal Separation, Child Custody and Visitation, Child Support, Spousal Maintenance, Property Valuation and Division, Prenuptial/Postnuptial Agreements, Annulments, Stepparent Adoptions, Adoptions, Paternity, Dependency and Neglect Proceedings, Domestic Violence/Restraining Orders, and Grandparents' Rights. Ray also continues to represent military service members and their families in military family law and military administrative proceedings.
Many of Ray's clients live in Colorado Springs, Cimarron Hills, Security-Widefield, Monument, Woodland Park, Black Forest, Canon City, Fountain, Florissant, and other cities in the Pikes Peak Region, the Tri-Lakes Area, Douglas County, Fremont County, and El Paso County, Colorado.
BA in Business Administration, Bellevue College, 1983
MA, Central Michigan Univerity, 1988
JD, Creighton University School of Law, 1994
Master of Military Science, Air War College at Maxwell AFB, 2003
Colorado Bar Association, 2005
Family Law Section
El Paso County Bar Association
El Paso County Law Library Committee
To schedule your initial consultation with Colorado Springs Attorney Ray Chamberland, call Chamberland Law at (719) 527-3999 or contact us online.