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John Francis Rotole

John Francis Rotole

also known as Jack Rotole

Practice areas:

DUI & DWI, Criminal Defense, Licensing, Personal Injury

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1972

  1. DUI & DWI: 40%
    41 years, 5.5 thousand cases
  2. Personal Injury: 20%
    41 years, 1 thousand cases
  3. Licensing: 20%
    41 years, 500 cases
  4. Criminal Defense: 20%
    41 years, 2 thousand cases



Hourly ($425-475/hour), Contingent (33%), Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

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Contact Info

2 Steele St Ste 202
Denver, CO, 80206

Rotole, Rotole & Blanchard, LLC

2 Steele Street, Suite 202
Denver, CO, 80206-5708





Professional Misconduct

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Avvo Contributions

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Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers Association2012
AV Preeminent Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2012
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Who's Who in America - Lifetime MemberNational Registry1998
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell1997
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AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell1990
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AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell1981
Criminal LawAmerican Jurisprudence1971
AV PeerMartindale-HubbellN/A

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Senior PartnerRotole, Rotole, Blanchard & Lumbye1974 - Present
Assistant District AttorneyDistrict Attorney, 2nd Judicial District, Denver, CO1971 - 1974


Association NamePosition NameDuration
U.S. Supreme CourtQualified and Admitted to Practice1981 - Present
Colorado Trial Laywers AssociationMember1976 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember1976 - Present
The Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMember1976 - Present
U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth CircuitMember1974 - Present
Denver Bar AssociationMember1972 - Present
U.S. District Court, District of ColoradoMember1972 - Present
Colorado Bar AssociationMember1971 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
State Farm Mutual Auto Ins. Co. v. Nissen, 851 P.2d 165 (Colo. 1993)Prevailed in enforcing coverage resulting in policy limits payout
State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company v. Nissen, 835 P.2d 537, (Colo. App 1992)N/A

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Publication NameTitleDate
The Weekly News ChronicleThe Legal Forum1994
The Weekly News ChronicleThe Legal Forum1994
The Weekly News ChronicleThe Legal Forum1993
The Weekly News ChronicleThe Legal Forum1993
The Weekly News ChronicleThe Legal Forum1993


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Denver College of LawLawJuris Doctor1971
University of ColoradoPolitical ScienceBA1968

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Various CLEMotor Vehicle Driver's License Law1988