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Amy Travin

Criminal defense Attorney at Arvada, CO

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About Amy

Learn Amy’s areas of practice.

3
Practice areas
  1. Criminal defense
    50%

    9 years, 300 cases

  2. DUI and DWI
    30%

    150 cases

  3. Family
    20%

    7 years

What does an AVVO rating mean?  And why is Amy's so low compared to other attorneys here?  Well, an AVVO rating is just that - something AVVO came up with to try and help a potential legal client find a good attorney for them.  And that is great! You need a good attorney for your case! But, the downside is that the AVVO rating does not mean much when it comes to you and your case.  Someone can get a high AVVO rating merely by filling in every aspect of their profile - making sure to hit all the right "buttons" for AVVO.  

 

But, because I am an attorney that never requests anything from a client, because I work for them, I do not get many client reviews.  Therefore, my AVVO rating is lower.  Also, a high AVVO rating can be made by showing all the publications and speaking engagements an attorney does.  Again however, because I am an attorney that only works for my clients, not worrying about anybody but my client, I do not do speaking engagements, or publish articles.  Therefore, my AVVO rating is lower.

 

So what can you expect from me?  You can expect an attorney who only cares about you.  Someone who will always call you back.  Someone who works tirelessly to get what you want and deserve.  Interested?  Read on.

 

Before opening Travin Law, Amy represented hundreds of individuals while working for the Colorado State Public Defender. While there, she successfully defended DUI, misdemeanor, and felony cases at trial.  Amy's passion for defending those accused of crimes, is unending by truly believing individuals are innocent until proven guilty.  She loves being in the courtroom, advocating for her clients, litigating to win their issues, and giving them someone who will fight for them.

 

She was never a prosecutor and never wanted to be a prosecutor.  If you are accused of a crime, why would you hire someone who used to prosecute people in your same position? 

Amy's compassion and zealous advocacy extend to those dealing with divorce and custody issues.  She works diligently to help them through what is often times a difficult situation.  She knows what it is like to have to deal with family issues.  Whether she guides you through a simple mediation, or whether you need her in court, she is the lawyer to trust with your case.

Licensed for 9 years
State CO
Status Active
Acquired 2013
Updated 01/13/2023

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Contact Amy

Travin Law, llc
12650 W 64th Ave
Unit E, #270
Arvada, CO, 80004

Reviews

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Posted by Amanda | March 20, 2017
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Very knowledgeable and compassionate attorney
Ms. Travin has assisted me in several of my legal needs. I've consulted with Ms. Travin on legal documents that I need assistance with concerning language and contract terms. She was very knowledgeable and helpful. She was able to convey complex legal concepts simply and clearly so that I could understand. Ms. Travin has represented me for a family law case. She helped us through a difficult time with compassion and care and fought for our desired outcome with professionalism and competence. I would highly recommend Ms. Travin.
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Cost

Rates
  • Free Consultation 30 minutes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 7.5 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Associate Attorney
  • Peter Loyd Weber & Associates, LLC
  • 2013 - 2014
  • Deputy Public Defender
  • Colorado State Public Defender
  • 2013 - 2017

Education

  • University of Richmond
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2013
  • University of Colorado - Boulder
  • MA - Masters
  • 2008
  • University of Nebraska-Omaha
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 2005

Legal Cases

  • DUI
  • Not Guilty
  • Indecent Exposure
  • Not Guilty
  • Robbery
  • Not Guilty
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Associations

  • Colorado Bar Association
  • N/A

Languages Spoken

  • English

Attorney endorsements

Received (5)
Given (1)
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Criminal defense Attorney | Aug 03
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Criminal defense Attorney | Mar 06
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Amy is an experienced and highly capable attorney. She's the kind of attorney you need when facing criminal charges."
Criminal defense Attorney | Sep 10
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Criminal defense Attorney | Mar 20
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Amy is an outstanding attorney. She is dedicated, hardworking, caring, and highly skilled. Her experience in criminal law is extremely broad, meaning that she is ready to tackle any complicated issue that arises for her clients. I enthusiastically endorse Amy."
Criminal defense Attorney | Mar 17
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse Ms. Travin. Her knowledge of the law, coupled with her passion for representing the accused, make her a powerful advocate. Her clients are in great hands."
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