The Team

Nicole E. Stahly

Nicole E. Stahly

OFFICE & BUSINESS MANAGER and PARALEGAL

Nicole Stahly joined Stahly LLC in May 2013 as a paralegal and the office and business manager.  Nicole graduated from The Ohio State University in 2000 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Landscape Architecture.  She is a licensed landscape architect in both the state of Colorado and Ohio.  Prior to joining the firm, Nicole practiced landscape architecture and held such roles as a designer, project manager, senior project manager and planner.  She practiced in the private sector for ten years and then moved to the public sector for three years before making the change to law.  Her attention to detail and her organization and time-management skills are applied and put into place daily in the operations and development of the business side of the firm and also in her paralegal work on individual cases.  Keeping the firm running in an efficient, productive and responsive manner is Nicole’s key role.
 
In her free time, Nicole enjoys playing with her dogs, working on home projects, gardening, golfing, kayaking, paddle-boarding and watching movies.
Nichole R. Perry

Nichole R. Perry

PARALEGAL

Nichole joined Stahly LLC in October 2015 as a paralegal. Before coming to Stahly LLC, Nichole spent the last 15 years as an executive assistant and business manager in the landscape architecture arena. Nichole graduated from Southern University, Baton Rouge, with a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Policy and Urban Affairs.  She is a Colorado State Public Notary and obtained her paralegal certification from the Denver Paralegal Institute in 1993.  Nichole enjoys the hands-on interaction with clients and has found her niche in family law.

Having relocated to Colorado over 20 years ago, Nichole often finds herself missing the simple life of the South.  As compensation, she enjoys cooking authentic Louisiana dishes, movies, and traveling.

Blake Koch

Blake Koch

PARALEGAL

Blake joined Stahly LLC in October 2021 as a Paralegal. Before coming to Stahly LLC, Blake worked as a legal assistant in family law firm drafting dissolution petitions conducting intake and managing small law office activity. In addition, he also been employed in the public sector at the Public Defender’s Office as an Administrative Assistant and at Department of Human Services as a county welfare technician. These positions focused heavily on organization and empathizing with clients. He is a certified Paralegal through Metropolitan State University of Denver 2021, and he has also completed a 40-hour basic Mediation training certificate through the Colorado Bar Association. Blake has volunteered for Colorado Legal Services Boulder Office exclusively in Family Law facilitating the limited representation pro se clinic, drafting case letters and helping boulder’s indigent population gather and organize documents to win their case. His prior experience gives him a deep understanding of the high emotions that are involved in family law. He is sympathetic an advocate for mental health and is a paralegal member of the rocky mountain paralegal association as well as the Colorado Criminal Defense Bar. In 2020 Blake joined the Colorado Supreme Court Pro-Bono recognition program for his volunteer work with legal aid organizations throughout the pandemic. In his free time, Blake enjoys spending time with family, cooking, Spanish dancing, and boxing.

Halima Bangura

Halima Bangura

LEGAL ASSISTANT

Halima Bangura joined Stahly LLC in October of 2021 as a legal assistant. Before coming to Stahly LLC, Halima spent 3 years learning Personal Injury Law and Civil law in the state of Colorado with 1 year of court reporting and being a legal videographer as well. She is a Colorado State Public Notary. Outside of the legal scenery she has been a QMAP and caregiver in the medical world for 2 years and a sales specialist at a few popular shopping stores for 2 years. Halima is attending Arizona University and will be graduating class of 2022 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Political Science, which she plans to use in the future to become an attorney.

Born and raised in North Carolina before moving to Colorado and making it her permanent home. Halima was your typical outdoors country girl who enjoyed riding 4 wheelers and dirt bikes. Halima enjoys going to the mountains to get away from the city life, cooking homemade southern meals and traveling throughout different countries when time allows.

HARRY

Enjoys chasing tennis balls, lounging on various office desk tops, and scaring the mailmen.

REDD

Loves doing tricks for treats and snuggling under his favorite window while everyone is hard at work.