The Marylander Firm LLC

The Marylander Firm LLC offers personalized legal counsel to its individual and corporate clients in areas of contracts, business formation, estate and advance care planning, regulatory  compliance, corporate matters, and copyright and trademark.


Grant Marylander

Grant practices in the areas of contracts, corporate matters and estate/advance care planning with an emphasis on assisting clients articulate goals of care and wishes regarding End of Life care. Grant is also the palliative care coordinator at Boulder Community Health. He is a board-certified chaplain and certified grief counselor. He is also trained as an End of Life Doula providing guidance and support to dying patients and their families. Grant regularly speaks and writes about advance care planning and how to ensure our goals and wishes are honored at End of Life. Grant earned a Juris Doctor from Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, in 1985 where he graduated with honors. Grant earned his Bachelor of Arts from the University of California, Berkeley, in 1982 where he graduated with highest honors. He earned his Masters of Arts in Pastoral and Spiritual Care at the Iliff School of Theology and was recognized for Outstanding Achievement in Pastoral and Spiritual Care in 2016. Grant is a member of the Colorado bar and is AV (highest) rated by Martindale-Hubbell.

Elise Marylander

Elise practices in the areas of contracts, business formation, estate planning, copyright, trademark, general corporate matters and consumer protection compliance. Elise is a member of the Colorado and California bars and is admitted to practice before the 9th and 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals and the U.S. District Courts for the Central District of California and the District of Colorado. Elise is a member of the California Bar Association, Colorado Bar Association, the Boulder Bar Association, the Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics and the Industry Council for Tangible Assets. Elise earned a Juris Doctor from Loyola Law School, Los Angeles in 1985. At Loyola, Elise was an editor of the Loyola Entertainment Law Journal. Elise earned her Bachelor of Arts from the University of California, Los Angeles in 1982. Elise has been an active member of charitable service organizations including Zonta Foothills Club of Boulder County where she served as President.
Practice Areas

Estate and Advance Care Planning

The firm advises clients regarding estate and advance care planning with a tailored approach that seeks to understand and support the client's goals including their goals of care regarding End of Life Planning.

Teleservices and Direct Marketing Compliance

The firm assists businesses take a proactive approach to regulatory compliance including designing compliance programs and performing audits of existing marketing campaigns.

Trademark and Copyright

The firm provides a business-oriented approach to trademark selection, registration and protection. The firm also advises clients with respect to protecting ownership interests in copyrighted material.

Corporate Law

The firm assists clients with business planning, negotiating and drafting contracts in a variety of areas including customer contracts, trademark licensing, and vendor contracts.

Presentations and Articles

The Marylander Firm LLC

Grant Marylander, Esq.

Speaker, “Choosing Our End of Life Story – Advance Care Planning Requires More than Documents,” Boulder Senior Law Day (9/29/19)

Speaker, “Honoring Your Wishes at End of Life: The Benefits & Limitations of Advance Directives,” Boulder Senior Law Day (9/23/17)

Speaker, “Caring for Our Community When Death Hits Close to Home,” Schwartz Rounds for Compassionate Care, Boulder Community Health, panelist, (12/13/16)

Speaker, “Advance Directives and End of Life Planning” Boulder County Bar Association Tax, Estate Planning, and Probate Section/p>

Speaker, ““Talking About End of Life Wishes” Boulder County Estate Planning Council (1/12/16)

Speaker, “End of Life Wishes: Documents Are Not Enough” Boulder County Senior Law Day (8/22/15)

Speaker, “The Conversation Project: Encouraging Value Discussions as Part of Advance Care Planning” Boulder County Bar Association Tax, Estate Planning and Probate Section (10/22/14)

Co-Author, The Lawyer’s Role in End-of-Life Planning - Moving Beyond Advance Medical Directives, 44 The Colorado Lawyer 101 (2015)

Contributor, Sharing the Pants: Essays on Work-Life Balance by Men Married to Lawyers (2009)

Author, The Medical Malpractice Statute of Repose and the Discovery Rule, 46 Trial Talk 16 (1997)

Contributing Author, California Trial Guide (Matthew Bender ed. 1990)


Contact Us

The Marylander Firm LLC

Office: (720) 287-2066

Grant Marylander, Esq.

Elise S. Marylander, Esq.