Many people are innocent of the crimes with which they are charged, or may be charged with greater offenses than that which they in fact committed. Whether to protect yourself from wrongful or overzealous prosecution, retaining an aggressive, trial-tested, hands-on criminal defense lawyer is a must.
The head of the firm’s criminal defense group, Barrett Weisz, began his career as a public defender for five years. He has tried more than 80 cases to verdict in courts throughout Colorado and is well known and respected by prosecutors at both the state and federal level. Mr. Weisz has successfully defended persons accused of murder, sexual assault, domestic violence, drug possession and trafficking, DUI, and white collar crimes. Mr. Weisz has argued criminal appeals before the Colorado Court of Appeals, the Colorado Supreme Court and the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit. Mr. Weisz has been named a Colorado Super Lawyer for criminal defense from 2008 through 2018 and Best Lawyers in America for criminal defense from 2012 through 2018. Mr. Weisz maintains offices in Boulder as well as Denver and handles criminal cases in and around both locations.