Heupel Law was founded by Kevin D. Heupel. Kevin has extensive litigation and legal experience. Immediately after law school, Kevin served as an assistant attorney general for Colorado Attorney Generals Gail Norton and Ken Salazar. Kevin prosecuted a variety of cases where he honed his litigation and negotiation skills. As a result, Kevin is well versed in formulating trial strategies to resolve complex cases.
Kevin primarily practices in the areas of DUI, consumer bankruptcy, estate planning, administrative law and professional licensing defense. Kevin is a popular speaker and presenter at regulatory conferences throughout the United States and an author for a variety of trade magazines.
Prior to practicing law, Kevin was a corporate accountant prior to entering law school. His legal and accounting experience enables him to understand his client’s issues in order to find appropriate and practical solutions. Kevin has two sons and is an avid golfer and skier.
Matt Shimanek has had a diverse legal career. Mr. Shimanek is a licensed attorney in Colorado, North Dakota, Iowa, Minnesota, and Montana. He has held associate positions in prestigious law firms and public positions in city and county governments. Matt specializes in bankruptcy, collection abuse, DUI, foreclosure avoidance, administrative law, and small business issues. Matt has handled a variety of litigation issues in state and federal court. In addition to his legal experience, Matt has held board positions with the Dakota Resource Council and the Citizens for Affordable Renewable Energy. Matt has three children and enjoys the mountains whether it’s back country skiing or hiking.
Drew Bussler is the office manager at Heupel Law and helps clients. Mr. Bussler has a broad range of experience ranging from insurance, financial products, and health care before joining Heupel Law. Drew is fluent in Spanish, enjoys playing competitive basketball, and is an avid golfer. Drew attended Hope College in Holland, MI, and graduated with a BA in management. Drew’s most defining moment was living in Central America for six months where he traveled and learned Spanish.
Jason Guerrin is a paralegal who drafts and files the bankruptcy petitions for Heupel Law. Jason is originally from Holland, Michigan and now calls Colorado home as he enjoys the outdoors: bow hunting, fishing, snowboarding, and golf. Jason attended Grand Valley State University and received a BA in Natural Resources Management. Prior to joining Heupel Law, Jason worked as an aquatics biology technician for the Division of Wildlife, State of Colorado.
Serena Perez is a legal assistant in the call center. Serena answers a variety of questions for our clients to help them through the legal process. Serena graduated from Heritage College with an Associates Degree. Serena has three kids, enjoys writing, and spending time with her family. Serena’s most defining moment is graduating from college while raising a family and working full time.