Joi G. Kush

Joi G. KushJoi G. Kush is a partner at Johnson Kush, P.C. Joi handles a variety of cases including complex custody disputes, high net worth marital estates, and post-decree issues. Joi believes that exceptional advocacy requires persistence, effective communication, and in-depth knowledge of the law. She also believes that a successful lawyer is one who can listen, provide individualized attention to each client and help the client find solutions to legal problems. Her achievements and intelligence are a direct reflection of her personality and the level of motivation and energy she possesses.

Joi graduated from the University of Denver in 2007 and from Albany Law School in 2010. During law school, Joi was a judicial intern for the Honorable Robert Littlefield, U.S. Federal Bankruptcy Court, a legal fellow at the Albany County District Attorney’s Office, Vehicular Crimes Unit and she served as a student editor for the Albany Government Law Review and the New York State Bar Association, Government, Law & Policy Journal. Joi has also lived and worked abroad in Beijing, China, Tokyo, Japan, Chiang Mai, Thailand, Hanoi, Vietnam and Dharamsala, India.


Current Community and Professional Activities

Colorado Bar Association, Executive Council, Young Lawyer Division, Chair-Elect, 2017-2018
Colorado Bar Association, Board of Governors, 2016-present
Colorado Bar Association, Executive Council, Young Lawyer Division, 2014-present
El Paso County Bar Association, Board of Directors, Trustee, 2016-present
El Paso Bar Association, Family Law Section, Chair-elect, 2016-present
Colorado Springs Teen Court, Mentor Attorney, 2011-present
El Paso Bar Association, Habitat for Humanity, Team Captain, 2015-present
Ben S. Wendelken Inn of Court, Member, 2015-present
El Paso Bar Association, Mentoring Committee, 2016-present


Awards & Honors

Brian S. Gardner Award, EPCBA Young Lawyer of the Year, 2017
Colorado Bar Foundation, Fellow, 2016-present
Colorado Bar Association Leadership Training (COBALT), Graduate, Class of 2016
Leadership Pikes Peak, Graduate, Class of 2015
Kate Stoneman Student Award Winner, 2010


Additional Education and Training

National Institute for Trial Advocacy, Summer 2016
AAML Institute for Family Law Associates, Summer 2015, 2016
Temple University, Tokyo, Japan, Spring 2009
China University of Political Science and Law, Beijing, China, Summer 2008
Beijing University, Beijing, China, Fall 2006


Admissions

New York
Colorado
California