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Criminal convictions, great and small, can have a profound impact on your life. Moreover, the criminal justice system can be extremely confusing and may have drastic long term effects. What possible penalties will I face with this terrible accusation? Will I lose my license? What about my job? Or even worse, what about my freedom? It is moments like these where knowing you have an attorney like Jonathan Lucero in your corner will provide the peace of mind you desire when navigating these rough waters.

As a native to the Denver area Mr. Lucero has an understanding of the issues that are uniquely important to his clients. Mr. Lucero received his degree in business administration from the University of Colorado at Boulder while working in sales & marketing and capital budgeting for a national insurance company. After receiving his degree Mr. Lucero realized his calling to better serve his community and attended law school at the University of Colorado. During his tenure in law school, Mr. Lucero was a respected student leader and member of the law school's highly distinguished Rothberger Moot Court Board.

Mr. Lucero's commitment to the community has continued well into his legal career. Mr. Lucero currently serves on the Board of Directors to the Northwest Coalition for Better Schools and the Colorado Hispanic Bar Association. Mr. Lucero recently served as representative to the Colorado Bar Association's Board of Governors. Moreover, Mr. Lucero is very honored to have been inducted as a Fellow with the exclusive Colorado Bar Foundation. His strong desire to serve others is paramount in every endeavor he pursues.

Mr. Lucero brings to the courtroom both civil and criminal experience gained through his work with Boulder County Legal Services, Federal District Court and the District Attorney's Office. Among those experiences are trial skills involving a wide variety of serious charges.

Mr. Lucero adds value to his client's cases with trial experience from almost every courthouse along the northern and central front range. He has successfully defended numerous trial cases from Larimer County to Douglas County. Moreover, Mr. Lucero has had experience in most major courts across the entire State of Colorado.

Mr. Lucero is non-native Spanish speaking lawyer who is proficient in both written and spoken Spanish. He received a certificate from the University of Colorado Law School for having demonstrated his bilingual competence in the legal field. Additionally, Mr. Lucero has also developed a network of relationships in the Colorado Criminal Justice System. This network is a great asset for any client who needs a confident and zealous criminal defense lawyer. Jonathan Lucero is a member of the Colorado Bar Association, the Denver Bar Association, and the Colorado Criminal Defense Bar. Whether the criminal charges filed are minor, major or catastrophic, each case receives his undivided attention and service.

Whether you are facing heinous charges, are being investigated by the police for Assault, Drugs, Hit & Run, Theft, DUI, Probation Violation, Records Sealed and Expunged, or to Petition to Discontinue Sex Offender Registration, call Jonathan Lucero.

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Languages spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. DUI & DWI: 25%
  2. Domestic Violence: 25%
  3. Identity Theft: 25%
  4. Criminal Defense: 25%



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  • Kevin Rhodes Cahill

    Jonathan is one of the best and brightest criminal defense attorneys in Colorado. He fights for each and every client when their rights are compromised. I highly recommend him.


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  • Nathaniel J. Wojan

    Mr. Lucero is a great attorney. I endorse this lawyer.


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Contact info

Hernandez & Associates

1490 Lafayette Street
Suite 307
Denver, CO, 80218


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2016
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AssociateHernandez & Associates2014 - Present
AssociateShazam Kianpour & Associates2007 - 2014
Association namePosition nameDuration
Colorado Hispanic Bar AssociationBoard of Directors2014 - Present
Colorado Bar FoundationFellow2012 - Present
Colorado Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
Colorado Criminal Defense Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
Colorado Hispanic Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
Denver Bar AssociationBoard of Governors2011 - 2013
Northwest Coalition For Better SchoolsBoard of Directors2011 - 2013
Colorado Bar AssociationNominating Commission2011 - 2012
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Colorado School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2007
University of ColoradoBusiness AdministrationBS - Bachelor of Science2004
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Press ConferenceColorado House Bill 13912016
The 4th, 5th, & 6th Amendments. Protecting You Since 1791.Police & Constitutional Rights2015