High Court of South Africa, 1980
B.Juris. University of Port Elizabeth 1977
LLB. University of Port Elizabeth 1979
Professional & Civic Associations
Member, Colorado Bar Association
Board Member, J. Reuben Clark Law Society, Denver Chapter
Past Secretary and Bar Council Member, Port Elizabeth Bar Association, Eastern Cape Society of Advocates
After completing his education in Port Elizabeth South Africa, Roy Charsley was admitted as an Advocate of the High Court of South Africa in 1980. Until 1982, he worked initially as State Advocate prosecuting criminal cases at all levels including appearances in the Appellate Division of the Supreme Court of South Africa (South Africa’s highest court at the time).
In 2000, Mr. Charsley moved his family to Denver where he accepted a position in the International Department of Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. and later Financial Planning Standards Board Ltd. He worked with Affiliate organizations in 19 different countries and played a significant role in establishing new Affiliate organizations in Austria, Brazil, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Korea and Taiwan.
In May 2007, Mr. Charsley joined Kumpf, Charsley & Hansen LLC., where he does wills and estate planning, general civil and commercial law, family law, employment litigation, and criminal defenses.