Yvonne Olivere is Of Counsel to The McKenzie Law Firm, and has focused her practice on Estate Planning and Estate/Trust Administration since 2006.
Prior to becoming a lawyer, Yvonne proudly served 4 years in the United States Air Force (in fact, she was third generation Air Force in her family). Thereafter, she worked for the Department of Defense while simultaneously attending college. In 1999, Yvonne graduated from the University of Texas at San Antonio, summa cum laude. She then attended the University of Texas School of Law, where she taught legal research and writing first year law students and was an editor for the Review of Litigation.
After law school, Yvonne clerked for a judge in Maryland, and in 2004, Yvonne relocated to Colorado, where she practiced family law and civil litigation. In 2007, Yvonne began exclusively practicing estate planning, estate/probate administration. Yvonne is a former Adjunct Faculty at the Center for Paralegal Studies at the Community College of Aurora, where she taught Trust & Estate Law for Paralegals.
Due to an amazing job opportunity for her husband, Yvonne is relocating to Orlando, Florida in the summer of 2018. While in Florida, Yvonne will remain Of Counsel at the McKenzie Law Firm and also serve as the Manager of Legal Education for WealthCounsel (a company providing education and software to over 4,000 estate planning attorneys nationwide).
In her spare time, Yvonne loves spending time with her family (her husband, Beau, and their 3 children and 2 dogs). She also enjoys travel, yoga, cooking, reading and scuba diving.