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Jacob Edward Martinez

About me

Mr. Martinez is a Denver criminal defense attorney and Denver DUI attorney who skillfully represents those accused of all types of criminal allegations throughout the state of Colorado.  Having dedicated over a decade to his legal career, Mr. Martinez is a strong, knowledgeable, and committed advocate for his clients.  Indeed, he is the smart choice at a time that matters most.  


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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 48%
  2. DUI & DWI: 47%
  3. Expungement: 5%



Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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    I highly endorse Mr. Martinez. Truly exceptional and caring attorney who gets great results in representing clients! I want all people with legal problems to contact him first.


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Contact info

The Law Office of Jacob E. Martinez

720 South Colorado Boulevard
Denver, CO, 80246


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2014
Lead Counsel Rated AttorneyLead Counsel2014
10 Best Under 40American Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys2014
Top 40 Under 40National Trial Lawyers2014
Client's Choice AwardAvvo2013
Public Interest Service AwardUniversity of Colorado Law School2008
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerThe Law Office of Jacob E. Martinez2014 - Present
AttorneyNewell & Decker2010 - 2014
Law ClerkNewell & Decker2008 - 2010
Law ClerkThe Savela Law Firm2007 - 2009
Law ClerkWheeler Trigg & Kennedy2004 - 2006
Law ClerkPerkins Coie2002 - 2002
Association namePosition nameDuration
Denver Bar AssociationN/A2008 - Present
Colorado Bar AssociationN/A2007 - Present
Colorado Criminal Defense Bar AssociationN/A2007 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
People v. A.T.Dismissed and Sealed
People v. C.S.Dismissed
People v. M.D.Dismissed
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Colorado School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2009
Colorado CollegePolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2002
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Student Career DayCriminal Defense2013
Strive Preparatory School Career DayLegal Careers2013
Colorado Criminal Defense Bar AssociationComputer Crimes Defense2010