Francis Cuddihee Attorney | Family Law & Estate Planning

Attorney Profile: Francis Cuddihee

Francis Cuddihee joined Trani Law in February of 2017. Since that time, he has become the “go to” family law attorney in Denver providing aggressive representation for each of his clients. He has gained a reputation for creating a personal connection to each client so that they know that he truly cares about their situation and their future.

While his focus since joining the Firm has been on high asset divorce cases, Mr. Cuddihee represents clients in all types of family law related matters such as divorce, allocation of parental rights, asset division, dependency and neglect, child support, alimony, and protection orders. Mr. Cuddihee has created a special niche protecting the business interests of his clients in such cases.

Mr. Cuddihee also helps clients with estate planning and management of high income estates. This includes wills and trusts and asset management.

In addition, Mr. Cuddihee leverages these skills as a mediator, assisting parties in navigating complicated legal matters to avoid litigation and reach common sense agreements.

Mr. Cuddihee began representing clients as fellow at Harvard Legal Aid Bureau in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Since then, he has continued to empower clients as a tenacious litigator and effective negotiator.

Mr. Cuddihee represents and counsels clients of all walks of life. Regardless of the case, his focus is to advance his clients' best interests and empower them in regards to their rights, property, and family. In each and every case, Mr. Cuddihee provides first class counseling and advocacy to ensure that each client receives the representation they need and deserve.

Specializing in family law and estate planning, Mr. Cuddihee understands that your particular situation requires expertise, ethical management, and value-focused representation. Unlike many attorney's, his is focused on empowering his clients and resolving their legal issues in a manner that respects their time, their energy, and their wallet.

Please contact Mr. Cuddihee to schedule a consultation.

Practice Areas

  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Parental Rights
  • Estate Planning and Management
  • Restraining Orders
  • Dependency and Neglect


  • University of Tennessee - Chattanooga, B.S.
  • University of Tennessee College of Law, J.D.

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Trained Mediator - University of Tennessee Mediation Clinic

Honors, Distinctions, and Awards

  • Harvard Legal Aid Bureau Family Law Fellow
  • University of Tennessee Clinical Program: Immigration and Education Law Practicum
  • Tennessee Journal of Race, Gender, and Social Justice - Editorial Board

Past Employment Positions

  • United States District Court - West Tennessee Extern Legal Clerk
  • Cantafio Hammond Law Firm, Associate Attorney
  • State of Colorado