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About me

Nicolas M. Geman is an award-winning criminal and DUI defense attorney who has been nationally selected as one of the top 100 trial lawyers for two years in a row.  He practices in Denver, Boulder, and the Front Range areas of Colorado.




Practice areas


  1. DUI & DWI: 50%
    8 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 40%
    8 years
  3. Personal Injury: 10%


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Nicolas. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Edward C. Hopkins Jr.

    A persuasive, confident, and clear communicator, Nic is excellent in the courtroom during hearings and trials. This, in addition to his criminal law knowledge and legal skills, gives his clients important benefits. Nic is one of only a handful of Colorado lawyers practicing in the Denver Metro area I am willing to refer clients to. I endorse him.


    Edward Hopkins Libel & Slander Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Fisher & Associates, P.C.

3900 E. Mexico Avenue
Suite 950
Denver, CO, 80210


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top One PercentNational Association of Distinguished Counsel2015
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2015
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2014
10 Best (Colorado)American Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys2014
Pro Bono AchievementSupreme Court of the State of Colorado2014
Top 10 Under 40 Criminal Defense Lawyers in ColroadoNational Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys2013
Nominated for DUI/Criminal DefenseSuperLawyers2013
Certificate of RecognitionNational College for DUI Defense2013
Accredited BusinessDenver Better Business Bureau2013
Pro Bono AchievementSupreme Court of the State of Colorado2013
Nominated for Criminal Defense; DUI/DWI DefenseBest Lawyers in America2012
National Trial Team CaptainBenjamin N. Cardozo School of Law2007
Legal Oratory FinalistLangfan Competition2006
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Attorney, ShareholderFisher & Associates, P.C.2014 - Present
OwnerLaw Office Of Nicolas M. Geman2011 - 2014
AssociateLaw Office Of Jeralyn E. Merritt2010 - 2011
ClerkSpringer & Steinberg, PC2008 - 2008
AssociateSpringer & Steinberg, PC2008 - 2010
Summer AssociateLaw Office of Murray Richman2006 - 2006
Legal InternLaw Office Of Jeralyn E. Merritt2004 - 2010
Legal InternInnocence Project2003 - 2003
Legal InternStephen Jones, Esq., Lead Counsel for Timothy McVeigh1996 - 1997
Association namePosition nameDuration
National College of DUI DefenseMember2013 - Present
Colorado Bar Association Military and Veterans Affairs CommitteeMember2013 - Present
Colorado Criminal Defense Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2010 - Present
Colorado Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
07-CR-0437Motion granted, guilty plea withdrawn, client released from custody on bond pending new trial.
09-M-895Not Guilty at trial on registration offense; guilty to added petty offense charge. Client received in-home detention and probation.
09GS173745Not Guilty at trial on Domestic Violence, Assault and Trespassing. Client walked free.
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Publication nameTitleDate
Thomson ReutersU.S. v. Gelacio2010
Colorado Bar Association publicationCriminal Offenses of Family Relationships (Supplement)2008
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Yeshiva University, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2007
New York University School of LawPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2003
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Strategies in Defending DWI and DUI Cases in ColoradoCross Examination of Standard Field Sobriety Tests2014
May Legal NightsCriminal Defense2013
March Legal NightsCriminal Defense2013
Colorado Lawyers for Colorado VeteransDUI & Criminal Defense2013
University of Denver Gamma Phi Beta Legal Education SeminarDenver DUI Attorney2012