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Jeffery L. Weeden

also known as Jeffery Lawrence Weeden, Jeff Weeden

About me

Jeffery L. Weeden specializes in results-oriented Criminal Defense in Colorado. He practices throughout Colorado, but spends the majority of court time in the counties of Denver, Adams, Jefferson, Arapahoe, Boulder, Broomfield and Douglas and also Municipal Courts in Aurora, Lakewood and Littleton. Jeffery Lawrence Weeden P.C. is the founder of WeedenLaw where he specializes in the areas of both state and federal criminal and civil litigation and mediation. Mr. Weeden is admitted to the U.S. District Court District of Colorado, U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit and the Colorado Bar. He is a member of the American, Colorado and Denver Bar Associations.

Mr. Weeden has over 20 years experience in corporate and management fields. Mr. Weeden is involved in many community service projects and organizations, including being past president of Routt County Habitat for Humanity and is involved with the Routt County Pro-Bono Legal Clinic, Rocky Mountain Children's Law Center and Northwest Colorado Legal Services Ask-A-Lawyer Program. Mr. Weeden has several published works on legal matters for the Ave Maria Law Review, the Colorado Lawyer and others. He is also an Adjunct Scholar for the Mackinac Center for Public Policy.

 Mr. Weeden was a judicial intern for The Honorable Paul V. Gadola, United States District Court for the Eastern District Of Michigan, Flint , Michigan and a judicial extern for The Honorable Michael T. Talbot, Michigan Court of Appeals, Detroit, Michigan.

Mr. Weeden has a Master of Professional Services degree in Law Firm management from the George Washington University.


Languages spoken: French, English

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Practice areas


  1. Domestic Violence: 30%
    11 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 25%
    11 years
  3. Juvenile: 20%
    11 years
  4. Child Abuse: 15%
    11 years
  5. Federal Crime: 10%
    11 years



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  • Steven Randall Barnes

    I endorse this lawyer. Jeff is an outstanding attorney. He is smart and experienced and would be an excellent choice to retain on a criminal matter.


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  • Richard Gerard Gama

    Mr. Weeden is an honest, hard-working, and respected attorney in our legal community. He sees solutions to problems and gets things done for his clients. I endorse him without hesitation.


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We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 100 Trial LawyersThe National Trial Lawyers2015
AV™ Preeminent [Highest] Rating™ - Litigation & Criminal LawMartindale-Hubbell®2015
Editor-of-the-YearAve Maria Law Review2005
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Adjunct ProfessorThe George Washington University, College of Professional Studies2014 - Present
PrincipalWeedenLaw2013 - Present
MemberFeldmann Nagel, LLC.2005 - 2014
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Bar Association, Law Practice Management Section, Publishing Review BoardReviewer2014 - Present
Rocky Mountain Children's Law CenterVolunteer Guardian Ad Litem2014 - Present
Law Firm Pro Bono Coordinato​rsAttorney Member2013 - Present
Mediation Association of Colorado (theMAC)Associate Member2013 - Present
The Colorado LawyerCoordinating Editor, Law Office Technology Department2011 - Present
Routt County Habitat for HumanityPast President2008 - 2012
American Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
Colorado Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
Northwest Colorado Bar AssociationVice President2005 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
People v. Schwantes, Grand County Court Case Number 09M40Domestic Violence - Not guilty - all counts.
People v. Pennell, Rio Blanco County Case Number 12M124Wildlife - All charges dismissed
Littleton Municipal Court Case Number M-1084288All charges dismissed at trial.
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Publication nameTitleDate
The Colorado LawyerTrial Manual for Defense Attorneys in Juvenile Delinquency Cases (Book Review)2015
The Colorado LawyerIntroduction to Law Firm Practice (Book Review)2011
The Colorado LawyerEnvironmental Regulation of Colorado Real Property (Book Review)2010
The Colorado LawyerAmerican Bar Association Legal Guide to Home Renovation (Book Review)2007
Ave Maria Law ReviewGenetic Liberty, Genetic Property: Protecting Genetic Information2006
Mackinac Center for Public PolicyAre Targeted Tax Incentives Constitutional?2004
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
George Washington UniversityLaw Firm MangementMaster of Professional Studies2011
Ave Maria School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2005
University of Colorado - BoulderPsychologyBA - Bachelor of Arts1991
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Master of Professional Studies in Law Firm Management programLeadership communication using dramatic arts techniques2014
Managing Partner RoundtableCollaboration2014
College courseIntroduction to Criminal Justice2009