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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
    12 years
  2. DUI & DWI: 40%
  3. Ethics: 5%
  4. Civil Rights: 5%


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Attorney endorsements

11 total 

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  • Tyler D. Lambert

    David's legal knowledge and work-ethic are second to none. He zealously advocates for every client, and uses his extensive experience to produce the best outcome for his clients. David cares for the entire legal community and is always willing to donate his time to mentor and train fellow attorneys. I recommend his services to anyone looking for an honest, hard-working attorney.


    Tyler Lambert Criminal defense Attorney
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  • Kevin Rhodes Cahill

    David is without question one of the best criminal defense attorneys in Colorado. He is a phenomenal trial attorney and his skills inside the courtroom are unparalleled. I've been privileged to work with David on numerous occasions and I'm grateful to learn something from him every time. He is a tremendous leader in our criminal defense community. I highly recommend David.


    Kevin Cahill Criminal defense Attorney
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Contact info

Recht & Kornfeld, P.C.

1600 Stout Street
Suite 1000
Denver, CO, 80202-3133


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarColorado Super Lawyers2014
Rising StarColorado Super Lawyers2013
Top 10 Attorney, Under the Age of 40National Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys2013
Colorado Super Lawyer Rising Star5280 Magazine2012
Top 40 Under 40 Trial LawyersThe National Trial Lawyers2012
Colorado Super Lawyer Rising Star5280 Magazine2011
Colorado Super Lawyer Rising Star5280 Magazine2010
Colorado Super Lawyer Rising Star5280 Magazine2009
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
ShareholderRecht & Kornfeld, P.C.2007 - Present
Deputy Public DefenderColorado Office of the Public Defender2004 - 2007
Association namePosition nameDuration
Colorado Criminal Defense BarPresident Elect2013 - Present
Colorado Criminal Defense BarBoard Member2006 - Present
Colorado Criminal Defense BarTreasurer2012 - 2013
Colorado Criminal Defense BarSecretary2011 - 2012
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Toledo College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
Colorado State UniversityEnvironmental SciencesBS - Bachelor of Science1999