For researchers new to the area of family law, a secondary source is a good way to get started. Family law is state law. However, beginning researchers may find a general family law treatise useful, such as:
If Colorado is the jurisdiction for your family law matter, a state specific, Colorado treatise, such as one listed below would be another good place to start. These treatises are written by experts in the area of Colorado-specific family law. For more information on Colorado Family Law, you may want to contact the Colorado Bar Association Family Law Section.