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J.M. Stanlee West-Watt


Attorney J.M. Stanlee West-Watt is a managing member of the law firm of Remick West-Watt, PLC. Prior to joining the firm in 2011, she built a successful family law practice in Boulder County, Colorado.

Attorney West-Watt received her Juris Doctorate from the University of Colorado School of Law in 1992. She is a member of the State Bars of Arizona and Colorado and practices in both states. Her areas of practice include:


  • Family law

  • High-asset divorce

  • Child custody

  • Parental rights litigation

  • General civil litigation

  • Pre-Nuptial and Post-Nuptial Agreements


Attorney dedicated to serving families of Tucson, Arizona


While practicing in Colorado, Attorney West-Watt participated in several legal- and community-based organizations and continues

to be a strong advocate for clients in all legal matters.  Joining the Arizona Bar in 2011, Attorney West-Watt brings the same dedication to the Tucson community.

Attorney West-Watt graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in philosophy and a Bachelor of Arts degree in modern languages from the University of Utah in 1983.


Admitted to practice


  • Colorado, 1992

  • Arizona, 2011


Awards and recognition


  • BV® Distinguished™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®

  • National Association of Women Lawyers, Outstanding Woman Attorney, 1992

  • Boulder County Bar Association, Outstanding Young Lawyer of the Year, 1995

  • Champion for Children, Voices for Children, Colorado, 2008




  • University of Colorado School of Law, J.D., 1992

  • University of Utah, B.S., Philosophy, B.A., Modern Languages, magna cum laude, 1983

  • University of Hull, England

  • University of Jaca, Spain


Professional memberships and associations


  • Pima County Bar Association

  • American Bar Association

  • State Bar of Arizona

  • State Bar of Colorado

  • Member, Colorado Supreme Court Statewide Task Force on Representation of Parents in Abuse Cases, 2005 – 2007

  • Member, Colorado Supreme Court Family Law Standing Committee, 2007 –  2008

  • President, Boulder Women’s Bar Association, 1998 – 2001

  • Trustee, Boulder County Bar Association, 2005 – 2007




  • "Effective Representation in Child Welfare Law:  Learning from the Past," Colorado Lawyer, December 2007, co-author with Sheri Danz and Theresa Spahn




  • Born in Singapore, Malaya

  • Working knowledge of Spanish, German, Italian and French