Amber is an experienced business and tax law attorney who has helped businesses and individuals with contracts, business structuring, litigation, tax research, audit representation, resolution of tax controversies and estate planning. Amber enjoys working with local businesses and their owners. She routinely represents clients before the IRS, the Colorado Department of Revenue and the U.S. Tax Court. Amber worked at another Boulder firm before joining Kottke & Brantz as a partner in 2020. In addition to being licensed to practice in all Colorado state courts, Amber is licensed to practice before the U.S. District Court of Colorado and the U.S. Tax Court. Amber enjoys yoga, gardening, hiking and spending time with her husband and two children.
Amber serves on the Board of Directors of the Bahini Education Project, a Boulder-based 501(c)(3) organization that provides social, economic, and academic support to girls in rural Nepal, and on the Board of Directors of The Windhorse Guild, a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization in Boulder, CO whose mission is to develop employment opportunities for people recovering from mental health challenges and to provide education in the field of mental health care.
Amber is a member of the Trust & Estate Section and the Taxation sections of the Colorado Bar Association. She served as co-chair of the Tax, Estate Planning & Probate section of the Boulder County Bar Association from 2015-2018. Amber is also a member of the American Academy of Attorney-CPAs.
University of Denver Sturm College of Law and Daniels College of Business, LL.M., 2014
Texas Tech University School of Law, magna cum laude, 2007
Texas Tech University, magna cum laude, 2004
“Death and Taxes in 2017” Boulder County Bar Association Newsletter (March 2017)
“End of Life Options Will Withdrawn” Boulder County Bar Association Newsletter (April 2016)
Colorado Bar Association, Member
Boulder County Bar Association, Member
Admitted to the Colorado bar in 2007