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H. Michael Steinberg Experienced Colorado Criminal Defense Lawyer – Attorney – Law Firm – H. Michael Steinberg, Attorney at Law – devotes his criminal law practice to Denver and the state of Colorado as well as the defense of all federal criminal cases. Mr. Steinberg is available to appear in all Denver, and Front Range Cities and Counties, as well as the U.S. District Courts for the District of Colorado.

With a wealth of experience handling cases ranging from simple traffic violations to complex felonies, Mr. Steinberg uses the knowledge and skills he has developed over the past thirty plus years of trial work to help his clients achieve the best result in every case he defends.

Mr. Steinberg has appeared many times on Wolf Blitzer on CNN, Greta Van Sustern on Fox News and us frequently heard on several National and Denver area Radio and Television Stations. He also acts as a guest commentator on nationally prominent criminal trials.

If you or someone you are concerned about has been arrested in Denver, Colorado or for any state or federal crime or is being investigated by any Denver, Colorado State or federal agency, you need an experienced criminal trial lawyer.

Call H. Michael Steinberg at 303-627-7777 to conduct an immidiate initial phone consultation.

H. Michael Steinberg represents clients in every stage of the criminal process from investigation through appeal including:

  • All Denver, and All Colorado Criminal Cases
  • All Federal Criminal Cases
  • All Colorado State Felonies
  • All Colorado State Misdemeanors
The Firm’s Experience Includes:

We The People Homicides and ALL Violent Crimes, All Internet Based Sex Crimes such as Sexual Exploitation and Luring, All Computer Crimes, Child Abuse, Neglect, All White Collar Crimes, All Property and Embezzlement Crimes, Expungement – Record Sealing Cases, Criminal Mischief and Vandalism, Fraud and all Forgery Cases, All Federal Crimes, Securities and other Business Crimes, Restraining Order Cases — Civil and Criminal, All Weapons Crimes, Simple and Armed Robbery, Auto Theft, Credit Card Theft, Trespassing, False Imprisonment, Colorado Procedural Motions Based defense Police Lineups / Voluntary Surrenders, ALL Traffic and Motor Vehicle Infractions and Violations and Parole Violations and Revocations to name only a few of the areas H. Michael has handled in his three decades..

More About our Colorado Criminal Defense Law Firm

H. Michael Steinberg is a Former Colorado Career Senior District Attorney (D.A.) Whose Law Practice Now Focuses on Denver and the Front Range of Colorado and is Exclusively Limited to Trial and Negotiation in Criminal Law Matters.

Mr. Steinberg is an experienced former Senior Trial District Attorney whose thirteen year career as a prosecuting attorney in the courtrooms of the Denver Metropolitan area (Senior Career District Attorney in Arapahoe and Douglas Counties) and the Front Range of Colorado have led to an exclusive law practice of criminal defense with a strong emphasis on the trial phase of legal advocacy.

Mr. Steinberg’s trial experience, along with a personal commitment to his clients and an aggressive continuing legal education philosophy, combine to maintain a solid reputation for professionalism and quality of service in the Denver Metropolitan area.

A Trial Lawyer and Teacher Both are Necessary for Good Communication

Books The firm offers total litigation services in a supportive, hands-on environment. As a trial lawyer and teacher, Mr. Steinberg’s philosophy is grounded in the strong belief that his clients should be fully informed of every aspect of their case as the case progresses. Each of his clients is provided an education in the law (sometimes perhaps more than they want to know) while receiving complete coverage in every phase of their case.

Many criminal cases can be resolved through negotiations between a seasoned criminal defense lawyer and a reasonable prosecutor. But not all cases can, or should, be resolved in that manner. Experience is the difference. Knowing when an offer should be accepted – or – rejected is critical to achieving the best possible result. Experience in pre-trial motions practice, evidenciary suppression hearings and jury trials is important to the effective defense of a person charged with having committed a criminal act.

Excellence in the courtroom is the result of years of trial and courtroom experience. For the last 38 years, Mr. Steinberg has successfully tried jury trials and presented cases of all types before some of the toughest and well-known judges in the Denver area. He has handled criminal cases of virtually every conceivable variety and looks forward to each new case as a fresh challenge to succeed and bring about a good result for his clients.

The Practice: A Closer Look

Very Active, Exclusive to Criminal Law and Procedure and Comprehensive Criminal Defense Practice

Defending all Juvenile and Adult cases all violent crimes, DUIs, assaults, misdemeanors and felonies.

Adult Criminal Defense

H. Michael Steinberg provides legal representation at all stages of criminal proceedings, including Pre-indictment, Trial, Immediate Appeals, and Post-Conviction stages of the process.

Juvenile Criminal Defense

Representation of minors and parents in juvenile court proceedings involving ALL juvenile crimes including gang cases and cases involving issues of fitness of minors to be prosecuted under Juvenile Law.

Jury Trial Experience

High success rate at arguing cases effectively before both juries and judges.

Former Senior Deputy District Attorney – Thirty Years of Combined Trial Experience in the Courtroom: Complete understanding of the criminal justice system from the inside.

Legal Research and Writing Skills

“To win in court or to succeed in plea negotiations, an attorney has to be willing to work hard. Thorough experience at legal research and writing, as well as careful trial preparation, is a must.” H. Michael Steinberg

Thorough Fact Investigation

What you don’t know could hurt you. You need to know the facts and the evidence against you before making a critical decision. Before making a recommendation, Mr. Steinberg strives to bring you an accurate and comprehensive understanding of the evidence in complete confidence. Knowing the prosecutor’s case is critical to a good decision of how to proceed and will give assurance to your choices.

Most Experienced Colorado Criminal Defense Lawyer Attorney Law Firm and Passionate About Serving You a Personal Statement

38 Years of Experience ”I have always focused my law career on exclusively Criminal Law. For many years -during and after college – I worked as a paralegal for Legal Aid (poverty law firms) in Oregon, all over Massachusetts and Illinois as both a college student and later as a VISTA volunteer between college and law school.

In law school I interned at the Federal Prosecutor’s office in Eugene, Oregon – and later as a third year DA at the Lane County District Attorney’s office. Later – after law school – I worked as a law clerk directly for a famous criminal law judge in Denver Colorado followed closely thereafter by a lengthy and well known career as a Senior Career District Attorney for the Arapahoe, Douglas, Lincoln and Elbert County District Attorney (the Colorado 18th Judicial District) for almost 13 years.

In 1999 – I opened my Denver Tech Center law firm and have successfully defended thousands of clients over the past 12 plus years. I use all of that experience every day of my life to benefit my clients both tactically and strategically in defending their cases.

During the last 30 plus years – I have gained a tremendous amount of courtroom and real life experience in the trenches.- before juries, and tough judges … not behind a desk. Many of my cases have been high profile and I have been a guest commentator on many national cabe networks, frequently quoted in national and Colorado newspapers and publish daily to several Colorado Criminal Law Blogs and Colorado criminal law websites.”

Links to my Colorado Criminal Law Websites and Blogs

“I not only keep my skills sharp in the courtroom – I am a writer and I have taught over the years to at least two police academies. I also often guest instruct at both law enforcement and criminal defense seminars on a regular basis.

Most of all – I am the proud father of two fantastic children – both in college – They, and my wonderful wife, are what my life is about at the end of the day.

When I find time to feed my hobbies, I love to read, kayak, work out (daily) at 24 Fitness and Lifetime Fitness, sail on my little 18 foot sailboat and, yes, I am a computer nerd – (at 6 foot 1 inch and 275 pounds) I build and maintain all of my computers and write constantly on Colorado criminal law topics.

I love what I do — and I am good at it. Please feel free to contact me to discuss your case – I also greatly enjoy the analysis of tough Colorado Criminal cases.

Proudly Serving These Colorado Counties

Adams County, Colorado, Arapahoe County, Colorado, Boulder County, Colorado, Broomfield, County Colorado, Clear Creek County, Colorado, Denver City and County, Douglas County, Colorado Eagle County, Colorado, El Paso County, Colorado, Elbert County, Colorado, Fremont County, Colorado, Garfield County, Colorado, Gilpin County, Colorado, Grand County, Colorado, Jefferson County, Colorado, Larimer County, Colorado, Lincoln County, Colorado, Park County, Colorado, Pitkin County, Colorado, Pueblo County, Colorado, Summit County, Colorado, Teller County, Colorado, and Weld County, Colorado.

Proudly Serving These Colorado Cities – Municipalities

Arvada, Aspen, Aurora, Boulder, Breckenridge, Brighton, Broomfield, Cañon City, Castle Rock, Centennial, Colorado Springs, Commerce City, Denver, Englewood, Erie, Fairplay, Federal Heights, Fort Collins, Fort Morgan, Fountain, Golden, Greeley, Greenwood Village, Lafayette, Lakewood, Lamar, Leadville, Littleton, Longmont, Louisville, Loveland, Montrose, Northglenn, Parker, Platteville, Pueblo, Salida, Superior, Thornton, Vail, Westminster, Wheat Ridge, Windsor.

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Client Reviews
"Mr. Steinberg provided my family with expert handling of my son's case. He took extra time understand the case, to consult with us during the pretrial proceedings, and to support him for a plea agreement. Mr. Steinberg is very knowledge about the law and very professional. He guided us in achieving the best possible outcome for my son. If I am ever in need of law services again, I will certainly have Mr. Steinberg handle my case. l also highly recommend his services to anyone that might be in need of an excellent defense attorney!" Tanya Witt
"I found myself in criminal trouble, that I wasn't guilty of and thanks to Mr. Steinberg's dedication and hard work, right before we we're looking at having to continue on to trial level Mr. Steinberg was able to use his vast knowledge of the law and his many respected years in the system to find a way to show my innocence. After a very unsure and somewhat difficult time for me, this very skilled and knowledgeable attorney was able to find the right path to take to reach a dismissal in my case. For that I can't tell you how much I appreciate his representation and his excellent understanding and helpful personality. He's a great man and an even better attorney but don't misunderstand him, he is an attorney not a therapist. Thanks H." Josh
"Working with Michael Steinberg was a wonderful experience. Truly people need to know that he is a expert in what he does. His personality is compassionate, intellectual, and down to earth. I glean that Michael is fun to be around. In the time I worked with him, it was a pleasure to be around him. As for my case, the outcome was amazing and couldn’t be better. He has made my life more manageable because of the outcome of my case. I’ve worked with other lawyers in the Denver area. He is superior to them all. If you’re in need of a lawyer and you come across Mr. Steinberg look no further he’s going to be the one you need. Thank you again Michael." Renee Taylor
Mr. Steinberg, It has been an honor working with you. I very much appreciated your style, demeanor, patience, and determination. I was well instructed in every step of the court process, and I felt that I received excellent guidance and timely information regarding my case. You have been extremely thoughtful with your time, and I was very impressed with your sensitivity in responding to my requests. Thank you. Anonymous