The Team

Nicole E. Stahly

Nicole E. Stahly


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


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.

Dakota Kocher

Dakota Kocher


Dakota joined Stahly LLC in May 2016 as a Legal Assistant.  Prior to that, she was the Bilingual Administrative Assistant at the Boulder Regional Public Defenders Office.  Dakota joined Stahly LLC because she wanted to diversify her experience in the legal field, but remain in a tight-knit, positive environment. She enjoys family law, and helping clients reach their legal goals in a hands on environment.  She has been a Licensed Colorado State Public Notary since January 2015.  She graduated from the University of Colorado at Boulder in May 2014 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Spanish Language and Literature.

In her free-time she enjoys hiking with her dog, traveling, working out and reading.


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


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


Radar enjoys greeting clients at the door and playing dead when he is not the center of attention.