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Best Criminal
Defense Lawyers
in Boulder

Why These Criminal Defense Lawyers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored criminal defense lawyers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best criminal defense lawyers in Boulder, CO.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

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Amy Okubo Law, LLC

Founded in 2013, Amy Okubo Law LLC works closely with accused persons to defend against a wide array of criminal charges in Longmont and other parts of the state. Some of the offenses handled by criminal defense attorneys include domestic abuse, check fraud, weapons charges, aggravated sexual assault, and the possession of cocaine or heroin. The service makes it easier to deal with challenges associated with court appearances and interrogation by law enforcement officers.

717 5th Ave
Longmont, CO 80501


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Berg Hill Greenleaf Ruscitti, LLP

Founded in 2001, Berg, Hill, Greenleaf, Ruscitti LLP is a full-service law firm serving clients in the Boulder metro area. The firm represents criminal defendants in a variety of matters, including federal and state white-collar crime, drug offenses, crimes of violence, property crimes, sex crimes, and driving while intoxicated charges. Berg, Hill, Greenleaf, Ruscitti LLP also handles criminal appeals and expungement. Founding partner George Berg is a member of Colorado Trial Lawyers.

1712 Pearl St
Boulder, CO 80302


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Burnham Law

Burnham Law is a full-service litigation firm that aggressively fights for its clients' rights in criminal defense matters. Burnham Law has offices in Boulder, Denver, Colorado Springs and Fort Collins. Lisa Frigo and her criminal defense team are former prosecutors who use their legal expertise to thoroughly examine each client's case, ensure that the client's rights are protected, and provide a sound legal defense against felony and misdemeanor charges such as DUI, DWAI, domestic violence, and assault.

2760 29th St Ste 1E
Boulder, CO 80301


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Feldmann Nagel Cantafio PLLC

Founded in 2004, Feldmann, Nagel, Cantafio PLLC is a full-service law firm serving clients in the Boulder metro area. The firm offers criminal defense services for both state and federal cases. Its attorneys defend clients accused of property, drug, Internet, DUI, and white-collar crimes. Feldmann, Nagel, Cantafio PLLC was recognized as one of the Ten Best in Client Satisfaction by the American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys. Managing partner Ralph Cantafio has more than 30 years of legal experience.

2425 Canyon Blvd Ste 110
Boulder, CO 80302


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Goldman Law, LLC

Scott D. Goldman is the principal of Goldman Law LLC, which handles misdemeanor and felony criminal charges throughout the Denver area. The firm militates against consequences of criminal convictions that negatively impact clients' lives, costing time, resources, and money as well as ruining reputations and affecting careers. It handles criminal cases involving arson, assault, computer and online offenses, domestic violence, DUI and traffic violations, and white-collar crimes. Goldman Law primarily practices family law, representing people in cases involving divorce, annulment, and visitation rights.

4450 Arapahoe Ave
Boulder, CO 80303


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Holland & Hart LLP

The law firm Holland & Hart LLP was founded in 1947 by lawyers Joe Holland and Steve Hart. With multiple office locations, including in Boulder, it has since expanded into a multi-service legal company that defends the rights of businesses and personnel accused of white-collar offenses. Former federal prosecutor Gregory Goldberg thoroughly examines each case for evidence to defend clients against government inquiries. Attorneys at the firm are members of the Colorado State Bar Association.

1800 Broadway Ste 300
Boulder, CO 80302


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Hurth, Sisk & Blakemore

For more than 40 years, Hurth, Sisk & Blakemore has represented the businesses and people of the Boulder metro area in matters of legal concern. The law firm assists clients facing criminal charges involving DUI/DWAIs, misdemeanors, felonies, and traffic offenses as well as property crimes, juvenile offenses, and drug infractions. Its other practice areas include elder law, business law, civil litigation, and real estate transactions. The firm provides free consultations for potential clients.

4860 Riverbend Rd
Boulder, CO 80301


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Jorgensen, Brownell & Pepin, P.C.

Founded in 1989, Jorgensen, Brownell, & Pepin PC is a full-service law firm located in Longmont, with two more offices in Broomfield and Loveland, that serves people and businesses in the Boulder metro area. Its lawyers assist clients facing criminal charges involving DUI/DWAIs, misdemeanors, felonies, and theft, drug, sex, violent, and property crimes. They also handle criminal record sealing and protection orders. Other practice areas include probate and personal injury.

900 S Main St Ste 100
Longmont, CO 80501


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Lancaster Law Office, LLC

Lancaster Law Office LLC is a criminal defense firm located in Boulder. Attorney Barry Lancaster represents clients charged with misdemeanors and felonies, with an emphasis on those involving driving under the influence. He defends clients charged with DUI accidents, assaults, and felonies, including multiple DUI arrests, those over the .02 limit, and underage drinking. Lancaster is a member of the American Bar Association and the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.

1942 Broadway
Boulder, CO 80302


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Mann & Maximon, LLC

Mann & Maximon LLC is a boutique law firm located in Boulder. Its attorneys, Stuart Mann and Josh Maximon, share more than 30 years of experience aggressively protecting clients' rights in criminal cases. In addition to providing legal counsel to their clients, the attorneys meticulously examine each case for evidence, weaknesses, and circumstances which may bolster a sound defense and lead to a reduction or dismissal of charges. Attorneys Mann and Maximon also practice personal injury law.

900 Arapahoe Ave
Boulder, CO 80302


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McCabe Law

Located in Boulder, McCabe Law defends the rights of clients facing misdemeanor or felony criminal charges, including DUIs, domestic violence, physical and/or sexual assault, and murder/homicide. The firm is led by former Colorado State Public Defender Janene McCabe, who has over 20 years of trial and litigation experience. She uses her experience to examine each client's case for evidence or circumstances that may help reduce or eliminate the client's charges.

4999 Pearl East Cir Ste 201
Boulder, CO 80301


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Stoneman Legal

Stoneman Legal provides legal counsel in Boulder. It defends individuals charged with misdemeanor and felony criminal offenses. Attorney Todd Stoneman represents clients facing drug, assault and battery, homicide, domestic violence, burglary, and driving under the influence charges. He provides a thorough investigation of the circumstances, conducts interviews, subpoenas reports, and analyzes the evidence to ensure his clients' rights have not been violated. Stoneman Legal also represents clients in civil law cases, including bankruptcy, real estate, and contracts.

353 Main St
Longmont, CO 80501


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The Clark Law Firm

The Clark Law Firm serves the Boulder metro area. It defends the rights of people facing criminal charges involving misdemeanors, felonies, and DUI/DWAIs, as well as violent crimes such as domestic violence and assault and battery. The law firm also handles cases involving DUIDs and medical marijuana. Lawyer Phil Clark worked as a prosecutor for the Denver District Attorney's Office and has over 25 years of experience practicing criminal law.

3223 Arapahoe Ave Ste 300
Boulder, CO 80303


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The Law Office of Mark T. Langston, P.C.

Located in Boulder, the Law Office of Mark T. Langston PC is a full-service firm that zealously defends the rights of clients facing criminal charges. The firm handles cases involving misdemeanors and felonies including property crimes, drug crimes, white-collar and economic crimes, sex crimes, violent offenses including domestic violence, and traffic offenses including DUI. Langston investigates each case and uses his findings to build a strong defense for his clients.

1790 38th St Ste 300
Boulder, CO 80301


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The Moorhead Law Group

For over 30 years, The Moorhead Law Group has passionately fought for the rights of Boulder residents who have been charged with a variety of crimes, including DUI, drug crimes, physical or sexual assault, theft, domestic violence, white-collar crimes, and other misdemeanors or felonies. Colorado Bar Association member David Moorhead examines each client's case on an individual basis and uses his experience to construct a sound defense to reduce or eliminate his client's charges.

1650 38th St Ste 201E
Boulder, CO 80301


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The Sarbaugh Law Firm

The Sarbaugh Law Firm provides criminal defense services in Boulder. It represents clients charged with driving under the influence, drug offenses, assault, shoplifting, burglary, domestic violence, and criminal impersonation. Attorney Bruce Sarbaugh also acts as a hearing advisor for Colorado University students charged with violating the Student Conduct Code. His investigation of cases includes reviewing reports, conducting interviews, and analyzing data. Since 1992, the firm has successfully represented individuals during pre-filing of charges, hearings, negotiations, trials, and appeals.

3223 Arapahoe Ave Ste 300
Boulder, CO 80303


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The Savela Law Firm, P.C

The Savela Law Firm PC represents those charged with crimes in Boulder. Admitted to practice law in Colorado in 1997, Jason Savela defends those accused of DUI, domestic violence, sexual assault, theft, drug sales and possession, and other felonies and misdemeanors. He provides personal, professional service to obtain the best results for his clients, and applies his legal skills to negotiate plea bargains and win jury trials. Savela Law also represents plaintiffs in personal injury claims.

250 Arapahoe Ave # S301
Boulder, CO 80302


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