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Education: Drake University Law School, J.D., 2008; Drake University College of Business and Public Administration, M.P.A., 2008; Saint Joseph’s College, B.A. Political Science, B.A. Economics, 2005

Memberships: American Bar Association, American Civil Liberties Union, Amnesty International, Colorado Bar Association, Colorado Criminal Defense Bar, Iowa State Bar Association, and Weld County Bar Association

Admissions: Colorado, 2009; Iowa, 2008


Jacob R. Lofgren joined Collins, Liu & Lyons in the summer of 2009 after moving to Colorado from Iowa. Mr. Lofgren practices in the areas of family law, criminal law, and criminal appeals. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Lofgren spent a year serving as law clerk to the Honorable Daryl Hecht, Associate Justice of the Iowa Supreme Court.

Mr. Lofgren was a lifelong resident of the Midwest (Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana, and Iowa) prior to moving to Colorado in the summer of 2009. Mr. Lofgren attended Drake University Law School in Des Moines, Iowa receiving his Juris Doctorate with high honors in May 2008. While in law school, Mr. Lofgren also received his Masters of Public Administration from Drake University College of Business and Public Administration in May 2008. As a student, Mr. Lofgren captained the national moot court team, participated in mock trial, and received numerous awards recognizing his advocacy skills. Additionally, Mr. Lofgren served as notes editor for the Drake Journal of Agricultural Law and his journal note, "I Miss Mayberry: Revitalizing America’s Rural Downtowns," was published in the summer of 2008.

Prior to law school, Mr. Lofgren attended Saint Joseph’s College in Rensselaer, Indiana graduating summa cum laude in 2005 with Bachelors of Arts degrees in political science and economics, along with a minor in history. While at Saint Joseph’s, Mr. Lofgren captained the mock trial team, was a representative in the student government, and served as an ambassador for the admissions office.


Languages spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. Appeals: 40%
    7 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 35%
    7 years
  3. Juvenile: 15%
    7 years
  4. DUI & DWI: 5%
    7 years
  5. Family: 5%
    7 years



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Attorney endorsements

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  • Thomas D. Boley

    Jacob is a great guy and really smart. We were classmates in law school and he stood out as a heavy hitter from day one.


    Thomas Boley Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Other

  • Brandon James Hirsch

    Mr. Lofgren is one of the best criminal defense attorneys I have had the pleasure of working with. His attention to detail and passion for protecting the rights of his clients, makes him one of the best criminal defense attorney's around.


    Brandon Hirsch Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact info

Collins, Liu & Associates, L.L.P.

812 - 8th Street
Greeley, CO, 80631


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Pro Bono Service AwardWeld County Bar Association2013
Pro Bono Service AwardWeld County Bar Association2012
Pro Bono Service AwardWeld County Bar Association2011
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerCollins, Liu & Associates, L.L.P.2013 - Present
Associate AttorneyCollins, Liu & Associates, L.L.P.2009 - Present
Judicial Law ClerkIowa Supreme Court2008 - 2009
Law ClerkHansen, McClintock & Riley2007 - 2008
Association namePosition nameDuration
Town of LochbuieTrustee2012 - Present
Colorado Bar AssociateMember2009 - Present
Weld County Bar AssociationBoard Member2009 - Present
American Civil Liberties UnionMember2007 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
People v. C. G-G.Not Guilty
People v. R.S.Not Guilty.
In re the Marriage of B.Primary Physical Care to Father
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Publication nameTitleDate
Drake Journal of Agricultural Law"I Miss Mayberry:" Revitalizing America's Rural Downtowns2009
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Drake University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2008
Drake UniversityPublic AdministrationMaster of Public Administration2008
Saint Joseph's CollegePolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2005
Saint Joseph's CollegeEconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts2005