John Husson established Husson Law LLC in 2005 to provide hands-on and carefully tailored legal advice to his clients at an affordable cost. He is a dedicated attorney and very devoted to his children and grandchildren. As the proud father of three adult children and grandfather of four young grandsons, he approaches his estate planning and prenuptial (marital) agreement clients with a unique sensitivity, driven by his passion to help others and support families both young and old. John's commitment to the legal profession includes pro bono assistance to clients in need, having earned recognition from the Colorado Supreme Court through multiple pro bono recognition awards.
In addition to his compassionate nature, John possesses exceptional personal qualities which make him approachable and easy to talk to. Combining his personable demeanor with a keen eye for detail and a strong analytical mind, he consistently delivers excellent legal representation to all his clients. During his leisure time, John enjoys cycling, hiking, cross country skiing, aerobic and weight resistance workouts, movies, foreign languages, traveling and reading, mostly fiction.
John's love for travel can be traced back to his early twenties when he served for three years as an officer in the Merchant Marine, aboard U.S. flag cargo vessels to ports in the Caribbean and along the west coast of South America. Following his time in the Merchant Marine, and after law school he spent five years as an active-duty JAG officer in the U.S. Army with the rank of Captain.
John received his Juris Doctor law degree from The University of Denver College of Law, a Master of Science Degree in Healthcare Administration from Trinity University, and a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Romance Languages from Rutgers University. Before establishing his practice in 2002, John also served as in-house counsel for large healthcare delivery systems for two decades.
Born and raised in Little Silver, New Jersey on the Jersey Shore with four siblings, John later relocated to Colorado from Pennsylvania, where he worked for 12 years as Senior Legal Counsel for a prominent academic medical center in Pittsburgh. He is licensed to practice law by examination in Colorado and Illinois (now inactive), and he completed a student internship at the Colorado United States Attorney's Office in Denver. Additionally, John supported his way through law school by working part-time in a variety of interesting part-time jobs, demonstrating his dedication and commitment.
During his time stationed at Eisenhower Army Medical Center in Augusta, Georgia as a Captain, JAGC, John served as legal counsel to the U.S. Army Physical Evaluation Board, for one year providing legal advice to the Board regarding the medical discharge of soldiers who were seriously injured in combat during the Vietnam War.
With his extensive background and strong dedication to his clients, Attorney John Husson is well-equipped to undertake legal matters with professionalism, empathy, and a wealth of experience. John is especially dedicated to his military clients based on his active-duty service, his father’s military service in World War II, his brother’s service in the U.S. Air Force as a fighter pilot in Viet Nam, and his son’s current active-duty military service as an Army physician and West Point graduate.
- U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces, Colorado
- U.S. Court of Appeals, Third, Seventh and Tenth Circuits, Pennsylvania
- U.S. District Court, District of Colorado
- U.S. District Court, Southern District of Illinois
- U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
- Trinity University, MS - Master of Science
- University of Denver College of Law, JD - Juris Doctor
- Rutgers University, BA - Bachelor of Arts
Associations & Memberships
- Colorado Bar Association, Family Law Section | Member
- Colorado Bar Association | Member
- El Paso County Bar Association, Probate Section | Member
- Pro Bono Achievement Award, Colorado Supreme Court