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Criminal Defense Attorneys in Denver, CO

Prosecutors know and respect the law firm of Newell & Decker because of the results they have achieved for their clients over the years. With this reputation, the firm is often able to achieve positive results without the necessity of a trial. Prosecutors know from experience that if a favorable offer of settlement is not extended to their clients, they will be required to litigate against accomplished and skilled trial attorneys. With Newell & Decker the choice between settlement and trial is truly yours.

Steven R. Newell

Mr. Newell has held the highest attainable peer rating in legal abilities and ethical standards since 1989 and is in the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers™. He has twice been elected by his peers to the Board of Directors for the Colorado Criminal Defense Bar and was an original member of its Legislative Action Committee serving as a registered lobbyist at the Colorado Legislature for three years. . . read more

Christopher R. Decker

Mr. Decker has achieved significant peer recognition for his tenacious work over the years. In 2001 he was honored with appointment to the Colorado Criminal Justice Act Panel of Federal defense attorneys. His federal practice has included complex federal drug cases, bank robberies, mail fraud, and cases involving detained foreign nationals . . . read more

David R. Jones

Mr. Jones obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree from Auburn University where his father taught for 26 years.  In 1993,  Mr. Jones moved to Colorado to attend Law School at the University of Denver where obtained his juris doctorate. In law school, Mr. Jones focused his curriculum in the area of trial practice and mock trial competitions . . . read more

George Bailey

Mr. Bailey graduated from the University of Richmond School of Law in 2008 and was admitted to the Colorado Bar Association the same year. He served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Marianne B. Bowler, Magistrate Judge, at the John Joseph Moakley Boston Federal Courthouse. He was a Law Clerk and Staff Attorney to the Honorable Christopher J. Munch in Jefferson County District Court… read more

Daniel Katz

Mr. Katz was born and raised in Los Angeles, California and earned his undergraduate degree from the University of California at Berkeley where he majored in history. After working for a music publisher, a small law firm, and Greenpeace, Mr. Katz decided to pursue a law degree, moved to Colorado and enrolled in the University of Colorado, Boulder School of Law… read more