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Robert Gerald Werking

Robert Gerald Werking

also known as "the Werkingman"

About me

Rob Werking is a committed and experienced criminal trial lawyer.  Although all lawyers claim to be "trial attorneys," Mr. Werking is the real deal.  He has achieved not guilty verdicts in two homicide trials as well as hundreds of actual jury trials.   


LFM Defense handles all felonies, misdemeanors, municipal ordinance violations, traffic, DUI/DWAI, and all drug offenses.  Mr. Werking is certified in the administration of the standardized field sobriety tests (NHTSA SFST) or the same coordination tests the police use in detecting DUI drivers.  


Rob Werking is a Lifetime Member of the Colorado Criminal Defense Bar, National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys, and the Arapahoe County Bar Association. Mr. Werking is a graduate of the prestigious National Criminal Defense College, Trial Practice Institute, as well as completing the intensive summer session curriculum in DUI Defense conducted at the Harvard School of Law. 




Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 60%
    23 years, 1 thousand cases
  2. DUI & DWI: 40%
    23 years, 250 cases



Hourly ($200-250/hour), Fixed (sometimes), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

21 total 

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  • Andres Rene Guevara

    Robert Werking is a tireless fighter for his clients and a prime example of legal excellence. I have personally observed Mr. Werking in court and trial and I was impressed with his command of the courtroom, his preparation, and the aggressive defense he puts on behalf of his clients. I highly recommend his services.


    Andres Guevara Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Jay Marcus Tiftickjian

    Rob has a solid and established reputation in the legal community for working endlessly for his clients. I always enjoy getting his ideas regarding pending cases as he is a fantastic criminal defense and DUI attorney.


    Jay Tiftickjian DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

LFM Defense

5200 DTC Parkway, Sutie 410
Greenwood Village, CO, 80111-6437

1720 S. Bellaire Street
Denver, CO, 80222-4304



We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super Lawyer 2015Super Lawyers2015
Top 100 Trial LawyersTop 100 Trial Lawyers2015
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2014
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2014
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2013
NHTSA Standard Field Sobriety TestingPlatt and Associates2010
Recognition of Dedication to Citizens Accused of DUINational College for DUI Defense2010
Trial Practice InstituteNational Criminal Defense College2007
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerLFM Defense / Lisa Fine Moses Defense2015 - Present
Criminal Defense Lawyer / OwnerWerking Law2007 - Present
Legal AdvisorAurora Police Department2004 - 2006
Assistant City AttorneyCity Attorney's Office1999 - 2004
Special Prosecutor18th Judicial District Attorney's Office1998 - 1998
ProsecutorCriminal Division / City Attorney's Office1993 - 1999
Association namePosition nameDuration
Arapahoe County Bar AssociationCo-Chair CLE2014 - Present
Colorado Criminal Defense BarCo-chair Arapahoe County Section2011 - Present
Arapahoe County Bar AssociationCo-Chair Young Lawyers Division2010 - 2011
National College of DUI DefenseMember2010 - 2014
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2009 - Present
Colorado Criminal Defense Bar AssociationLifetime Member2007 - Present
Colorado Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Colorado Criminal Defense BarSustaining MemberN/A
National College of DUI DefenseN/AN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Copley v. J. Grayson Robinson, Sheriff of Arapahoe CountyCourt of Appeals reversed and remanded.
Douglas County v. City of AuroraCourt of Appeals reversed.
Trailer Haven v. City of AuroraCourt of Appeals upheld.
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Publication nameTitleDate
CCDB Rap SheetProbation Success2013
Colorado Bar Association CLEIntroduction to Development Review Process2005
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
National College for DUI DefenseDUI DefenseSummer Session Conducted at the Harvard Law School2011
National Criminal Defense CollegeCriminal DefenseTrial Practice Institute2007
Creighton University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1992
University of Colorado - BoulderN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1989
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
The Challenges of Defending Sex OffensesCross Examination of Expert Witnesses in Sex Cases2015
Douglas County Sheriff TrainingProfessionalism and Cross Examination2015
CrimmigrationCrimmigration = The Interaction of Criminal Defense and Immigration Law2015
Crossroads: The Explosive Intersection of Domestic Violence In Criminal and Family Law CasesDomestic Violence and Collateral Consequences2013
2013 Gun Control - Colorado Style2013 Gun Control Legislation / Background Checks and Large Capacity Magazines (House Bills 1224 and 1229)2013
Hot Topics and Trends Following The Chicago Case2nd Amendment2011
Second Amendment Right to ArmsIndividual right vs. state right tied to well regulated militia2010
Introduction To Real Estate DevelopmentDevelopment Review Process2005