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Denver native Wadi Muhaisen  is a trial attorney who specializes in representing clients before various courts and tribunals throughout Colorado and the Federal Courts.  He has been named a Colorado Super Lawyer Rising Star in 2012.

Wadi has represented clients:

·         -  In Misdemeanor and felony criminal cases in Municipal, Colorado County Court, and Colorado District Court;

·           -  In complex Civil cases to trial verdict in Colorado County Court, Colorado District Court, and United States Federal District Court; and

·          -  In cases before Colorado and Municipal Administrative Courts.

·          -   In the Colorado and Tenth Circuit Courts of Appeals.


 Muhaisen is a trial attorney who specializes in advocating for clients before courts of law.



Languages spoken: Arabic, Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 70%
    13 years
  2. Litigation: 30%
    13 years



Hourly ($200-275/hour), contingent (25-33%), Fixed (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

1435 Larimer St., Ste. 203
Denver, CO, 80202


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarColorado Super Lawyers2012
Outstanding Leadership AwardUniversity of Denver College of Law1999
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerMuhaisen & Muhaisen, LLC2002 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Alternate Defense CounselContracting Conflict Attorney2008 - Present
William E. Doyle American Inn of CourtMember Executive Committee2004 - Present
Colorado Criminal Defense Bar AssociationMember2004 - Present
Colorado Bar AssociationMember2003 - Present
Denver Bar AssociationMember2003 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Jacobson v. XY Inc. et alFull verdict for the Inventor/Client.
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Publication nameTitleDate
The Colorado Lawyer, August 2008 Vol. 37, No. 8 [Page 117]•Review of Colorado Civil Pre-Trial Handbook,2008
Social Science Front Journal Vol. 149 [Page 221] - Beijing, China. September 25, 2007The Influence of ''Fishing Expeditions on the American Criminal Justice System" {Translated from the Mandarin title), Co-authored with Professor Gao Yifei2007
The Colorado Lawyer December 2005 Vol. 34, No. 12 [Page 47]Effective Representation of the Arab Client2005
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Notre Dame Law SchoolN/AOther - Masters2000
University of Denver Sturm College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1999
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Building Trial Skills: Rocky Mountain ProgramTrial Skills2011
10th Circuit American Inns of Court ConferenceInns of Court Recruitment and Management2011