A great majority of my clients have never retained an attorney previously. Criminal... more
A great majority of my clients have never retained an attorney previously. Criminal charges, divorce, job loss, family, business or employment problems cause individuals to find themselves ensnared in civil and/or criminal courts. Law abiding citizens are normally completely unprepared when they are served with court papers and are at a loss as to how to respond. If you are arrested you should ... view profile
I have practiced law in Boulder since 1975. I was a partner with Balis & Barrett... more
I have practiced law in Boulder since 1975. I was a partner with Balis & Barrett from1988 until 2013. I am active in the Boulder County Bar Association. I also belong to the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association and the Interdisciplinary Committee on Child Custody. I have been on the Board of Directors of the Metropolitan Lawyer Referral Service since 1995 and have served two terms as President of... view profile
With ten years of courtroom experience litigating cases on almost a daily basis,... more
With ten years of courtroom experience litigating cases on almost a daily basis, Jeff Town is a seasoned trial attorney. He has first-chair litigation experience in jury trials for serious felony charges and violent crimes, as well as civil jury trials. He helps clients navigate through simple and uncontested family law matters to the most difficult of custody disputes and complex financial d... view profile
General practice attorneys perform a wide range of legal services but usually do not focus on a single area of the law. You will usually find a general practice lawyer in a small town, but big cities have them as well. You might consider a general practice lawyer as a “Jack of all Trades” who can give advice in many legal areas, represent you in common lawsuits and negotiations, and prepare everyday agreements and contracts. If you have a legal issue and aren't sure what type of lawyer should handle it, a general practice attorney is a good starting point. A general practice lawyer will refer you to an attorney who handles a specific practice area if necessary.