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H. Michael Steinberg
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H. Michael Steinberg

also known as H. Michael Steinberg, Michael Steinberg

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense

About Me

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 28 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 several national cable networks, I am frequently quoted in national and Colorado newspapers and I publish my own Colorado Criminal Law Blog to stay on top of Colorado and national criminal law issues.


 


My Blog - www.Colorado-Criminal-Lawyer-Online.com


 


I have been a teacher at two police academies and 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 - one in college - the other a senior in high school.  They, and my wonderful wife, are my life and ultimately what really matter at the end of the day. 


 


When I find time to feed my hobbies, I love to read, kayak, work out at 24 Fitness and Lifetime Fitness, ski and, yes, I am a computer nerd ( at 6 foot 1 inch and 260 pounds) ... of sorts. 


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.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1983

  1. Criminal Defense: 100%
    32 years, 50 thousand cases

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

16 total 

  • Richard B Huttner

    I endorse this lawyer. H. Michael is an outstanding attorney. He is the complete professional. He is well respected in the legal community and treats his clients very well.

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    Richard Huttner Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Robert Gerald Werking

    H. Michael is an extremely competent and aggressive trial lawyer. He works diligently to achieve exceptional results for his clients.

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    Robert Werking Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

The Steinberg Colorado Criminal Defense Law Firm - Main Office

8400 E. Prentice Ave
Suite 420
Greenwood Village, CO, 80111-4986

The Steinberg Colorado Criminal Defense Law Firm - Cherry Creek Office

44 Cook Street
Suite 100
Denver, CO, 80206-5823

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
COActive198304/03/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
Cum Laude in Legal Studies - Honors StudiesUniversity of Massachusetts1982

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Senior Career Deputy District AttorneyArapahoe Douglas County District Attorney's Office1984 - 1997

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Colorado Arapahoe Community Corrections BoardMember2003 - 2008

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Oregon School of LawLawJuris Doctor (JD)1982
University of Massachusetts, AmherstHonors: Legal StudiesBachlors Degree1978