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Meet Attorney Joseph Anthony Lazzara

Attorney Joseph Anthony LazzaraColorado Trusted for Over 25 Years

My name is Joseph A. Lazzara, and for the last 25+ years I have focused my legal career on helping people who face criminal accusations in the state of Colorado. I strongly believe that everyone is entitled to excellent, high-quality representation, and that’s how I organize my practice here at the Law Office of Joseph A. Lazzara, P.C. I am an experienced and aggressive trial lawyer with a long track record of success. I am also proud to serve clients who have been injured and who have potential personal injury claims. Whether serving my clients in criminal or civil court, I am more than prepared to fight for their rights and interests. I am admitted to practice law in all Colorado courts.

A History of Excellence and Experience

I attribute my courtroom success at least in part to my work as a clerk to Chief Justice Opala of the Oklahoma Supreme Court, which gave me an insider’s view and an invaluable perspective of the justice system. Observing the inner workings of a State Supreme Court Judge so closely gave me an edge and the ability to effectively and intelligently represent my clients. I received my undergraduate degree from Adams State University in Colorado and my J.D. from the University of Oklahoma College of Law in Norman, Oklahoma.

A Devotion to Colorado

My goal is to give back to my community. I am recognized as one of the top trial attorneys for defense in cases involving driving under the influence (DUI) in the state of Colorado. In fact, I have earned my certification in standardized field sobriety tests in Colorado—the same training received by police officers.

I have also served as an adjunct professor at Metropolitan State College in Denver. I am a member of multiple professional legal groups including Colorado Bar Association, Colorado Criminal Defense Bar Association, the National DUI Defense Lawyers Association (of which I am a founding member), and more. I regularly appear on local TV and radio stations, like Haystack Help Radio, to provide information about the law and citizens’ rights in Colorado. I am also a proud member of Tom "The Troubleshooter" Martino’s referral list.

I am part of the National College for DUI Defense’s Top 100 and have an A+ rating with the BBB. I have also been included in the Who’s Who Among American Attorneys.

Education

  • University of Oklahoma College of Law, Norman, Oklahoma
    • J.D.
  • Adams State University , Colorado

Bar Admissions

  • Colorado, 1993
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 1993
  • U.S. District Court District of Colorado, 1993

Associations

  • Colorado Bar Association
  • Colorado Criminal Defense Bar Association
  • National College for DUI Defense
  • National DUI Defense Lawyers Association (founding member)
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • The National Trial Lawyers
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • Arapahoe County / Douglas County Bar Association

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

    For Elite Representation in Denver Call (303) 429-6200

    I know how important your case is, and you can rely on me to work with you throughout your case. I always prepare every case as if we are going to trial, meaning that I always ensure that no stone goes unturned and every issue is thoroughly addressed.

    Rely on me during this challenging time. Call the Law Office of Joseph A. Lazzara, P.C. at (720) 809-8262 today to setup a free case review! I serve Denver, Adams, Jefferson, Douglas, and Arapahoe Counties. Located in Greenwood Village and Denver.

      Fighting for the Results You Need

      • “Pros: The best legal defense you are going to find anywhere.”

        A. Russell

      • “He guided me through the long process with a VERY fair and agreeable outcome.”

        He found out that the officer was not properly certified and that the lab screwed up my blood test results.

      • “Mr. Lazzara was compassionate, explained the entire process to me and was extremely professional throughout the case.”

        Marie

      • “I was always informed of what was going on and received copies of everything. I am very happy with the result.”

        Former Client

      • “He deals personally with each case instead of having paralegals or associates do the work. ”

        Tom Martino

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