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Colorado Criminal Defense Attorney Tom Nellessen of Nellessen Legal, LLC., is a premier DUI and Criminal Defense lawyer. At Nellessen Legal, LLC., we have been fighting DUI and criminal cases for over 30 years.

If you have been charged with a criminal case in Colorado, a skilled and experienced Colorado criminal defense attorney can help you. A Denver criminal attorney defense attorney can help you minimize the potential affect that a criminal charge can have on your life. At Nellessen Legal, LLC., we can help. Nellessen Legal has a long history of assisting Colorado residence with DUI and criminal related matters. Any criminal charge can be a very traumatic situation for your family. However, being charged with a crime does not mean you are guilty of that crime. It is only a charge against you. Although all cases are different, it is always important to hire a highly skilled criminal defense attorney as soon as possible. The longer a Denver Criminal Defense attorney has to prepare your defense, the better the final result. Hiring a skilled and experienced attorney early on will allow the attorney to be in a better position to defend your rights, your liberties, and your freedoms. Additionally, a skilled Colorado criminal attorney can work to minimize the impact that a criminal charge or a DUI might have on your life.

Knowing the legal system includes knowing how all of the different jurisdictions work. Each municipal court, county court and district court handle cases differently. As a result, our over 30 years of experience and dedication to our clients ensure that your rights, liberties, and freedoms are protected at all costs. We do this by providing vigorous and high-quality legal representation to our clients. Not only is experience important, but knowledge of the power of Mothers Against Drunk Drivers (MADD), sobriety checkpoints, blood alcohol content and testing, and alcohol related crash techniques is necessary in defending drunk driving cases. Our areas of practice focus on handling criminal offenses and crimes in Colorado.

Legal Practice Areas

DUI Attorney

Driving under the influence (DUI), driving while ability impaired (DWAI), (DWI) Driving while impaired, and drunk driving are all common crimes related to operating a motor vehicle with alcohol in your system which makes it more difficult to properly control a motor vehicle.

Criminal Defense

With his extensive experience in the Colorado criminal courts, criminal defense attorney Thomas Nellessen understands how the court system works and how to best preserve your constitutional rights.

Divorce Attorney

Family law cases can be the most emotional and conflict intense cases in the court system.  These matters can have a negative impact on both the adults and children of the marriage.  At Nellessen Legal are here to easy the pain of divorce cases by redirecting the focus from conflict to peaceful resolution.

Restraining Order

The attorneys at Nellessen Legal understand the ramifications that a protection order can have on your life.  Whether it is a Mandatory Protection Order in a criminal case,  a Temporary Restraining Order, or a Permanent Restraining Order, we know how to defend against these protection orders.

Personal Injury

At Nellessen Legal, LLC., we help those injured in accidents as a result of the negligence of others.  We fight to get accident victims the compensation that they deserve to ensure that they can return to the life that they once had.  At Nellessen Legal, LLC.,

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What People Say About Our Firm

Tom Nellessen is an excellent attorney! I had a really complex DUI case and I consulted many attorney’s about, and he was the only one to tell me that I might have a chance. He was able to successfully have my case dropped which is opening up a lot of doors in the right direction for my life. He was very easy to get a hold of and when I couldn’t he always made sure to return my calls. I would recommend him to anyone. His rates were reasonable and he exceeded my expectations in every way. Top Class Attorney!

T. Gordon

Tom is the complete package when it comes to an attorney. He is knowledgeable, highly experienced and very skilled in the courtroom. Tom is also a very caring person who fights to help people. The manner in which Mr. Nellessen handled my case was exceptional. He was very pleasant to the prosecutors and the Judge, and the respect they had for him was obvious. I would recommend Mr. Nellessen as an attorney for anyone who is charged with a dui.

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