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Rhidian David Watson Orr

also known as Rhidian Orr

About me

Rhidian Orr is originally from St. Paul, Minnesota. He did his undergraduate work at the University of Denver, obtained an MBA from the University of Denver, Daniels College of Business and graduated from the University of Denver College of Law in 2000. Rhidian believes that fighting for the rights of the accused and defending the innocent is the most rewarding practice within law. Rhidian Orr practices criminal defense exclusively and has made DUI defense the focus of his firm. Since 2002, The Orr Law Firm has defended well over 1,000 DUI cases.


Rhidian has created a law firm that is much different than most firms.  Rhidian has hired a team of professional staff that are dedicated to DUI Defense and protecting the rights of the accused.  Rhidian believes that customer service and communication is the biggest problem in the legal industry and has developed a structure within his firm that delivers cutomer service to all clients and open communication through transparency and respect. 



Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide each and every client of The Orr Law Firm, LLC with the highest quality representation possible in order to obtain the best result achievable in every case. To achieve this mission, The Orr Law Firm has a staff dedicated to defending you, reviewing your case and communicating with you, the client.


The Orr Law Firm Guarantee

No ethical criminal defense attorney can make any guarantees on outcomes of criminal cases. The Orr Law Firm, LLC will never guarantee results in criminal cases or make promises as to potential outcomes or dispositions. However, The Orr Law Firm and its staff will promise to handle your case with professionalism and respect, and deliver every client the exceptional customer service you deserve and that is lacking in most law firms.


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Practice areas


  1. DUI & DWI: 100%
    14 years, 2 thousand cases



Fixed (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Michael A. DelSignore

    Rhidian is the leading DUI lawyer in Denver, Colorado and is extremely active member of the National College of DUI Defense. If you are charged with a DUI offense in Denver, you should hire Rhidian as he is an extremely successful DUI trial lawyer.


    Michael DelSignore DUI and DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Michael Stephen Brandner Jr.

    I had a potential client in New Orleans searching for a DUI attorney in Denver. I referred him to Rhidian. Apparently the referral was extremely impressed with the service that the Orr Law Firm provides because I received a phone call from the referral thanking me for linjing him to the Orr Law Firm. Thank you Rhidian.


    Michael Brandner Car accident Attorney
    Relationship: Other

Contact info

The Orr Law Firm, L.L.C.

720 S. Colorado Blvd.
Suite 1110-N
Denver, CO, 80246


MNAuthorized to practice200306/15/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2014
Super Lawyer - Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2012
Super Lawyer - Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2011
Gold Star AwardBetter Business Bureau2010
Gold Star AwardBetter Business Bureau2009
Golden Heart AwardValley Hope Association2009
Gold Star AwardBetter Business Bureau2008
Gold Star AwardBetter Business Bureau2007
Gold Star AwardBetter Business Bureau2006
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Owner/Senior PartnerThe Orr Law Firm LLC2002 - Present
InternPublic Defender's Office2000 - 2000
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Trial Lawyers AssociationTop 100 Trial Lawyers2014 - Present
Colorado Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2014 - Present
DUI Defense Lawyers AssociationCharter Member & Board Member2014 - Present
Trial Skills UniversityFaculty Member2013 - Present
Team Dave LoganMember2013 - Present
NORMLLifetime Member2013 - Present
National College of DUI DefenseState Delegate2013 - Present
National College for DUI DefenseSustaining Member2012 - Present
Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers CollegeMember - Ranch Club2011 - Present
Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers CollegeLifetime Member - F Warrior2011 - Present
American Chemical SocietyMember2011 - Present
Colorado Criminal Defense Bar AssociationLifetime Member2009 - Present
Tom Martino's Troubleshooter NetworkMember2007 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersLifetime Member2005 - Present
Denver Bar AssociationMember2004 - Present
Colorado Bar AssociationMember2004 - Present
Colorado Criminal Defense Bar AssociationMember2003 - Present
Better Business BureauA Rated Member2003 - Present
National College for DUI DefenseGeneral Member2007 - 2012
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
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Publication nameTitleDate
Whitehall Printing CompanyColorado DUI Survival Guide: A Citizen's Protection Manual2013
Inside the Minds (Aspatore Books)Navigating DUI Drug Cases2012
Super Lawyers MagazineThe Orr Law Firm, L.L.C - Colorado's Premier DUI Defense Firm2012
Super Lawyers MagazineDUI Defense Is Our Passion2011
Vail DailyDA Requests Dismissal of Charges2005
CBS NewsWoman Associated With Iraq Prison Abuse Will Face Court Martial2004
New York TimesCourt-Martial Expected in Abu Ghraib Case2004
USA TodayLyndie England's lawyers want to question higher-ups2004
Interbiznet1st Steps in the Hunt1996
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Forensic Alcohol ConsultingCertificate of CompletionIntoxilzyer 9000 Training2013
Joshua KartonCertificate of CompletionFrom Presentation Into Persuasion2012
MacCarthy Cross Exam Seminar IICertificate of CompletionCross Examination & Impeachment2012
ACS Forensic Chromatography IIICertificate of CompletionForensic Chromatography2011
National College for DUI DefenseCertificate of CompletionSummer Session - DUI Defense Training2011
The McShane Law FirmCertificate of CompletionThe Scientific Truth About HS-GC-FID2011
Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers CollegeCertificate of CompletionTrial Lawyers College - 20112011
National College for DUI DefenseCertificate of CompletionSummer Session - DUI Defense Training2010
Platt & AssociatesCertificate of CompletionNHTSA/IACP Standardized Field Sobriety Tests Instructor Course2010
Platt & AssociatesCertificate of CompletionNHTSA/IACP Drug Recognition Expert Overview Course2010
Platt & AssociatesCertificate of CompletionNHTSA/IACP Standardized Field Sobriety Tests Practitioner Course2009
National College for DUI DefenseCertificate of CompletionSummer Session - DUI Defense Training2009
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association & The National College for DUI DefenseCertificate of CompletionMastering Scientific Evidence in DWI/DUI Cases2009
Industrial Training & Design Ltd.Certificate of CompletionIntoxilyzer 5000EN Operator Training2009
National College for DUI DefenseCertificate of CompletionSummer Session - DUI Defense Training2008
Western Trial Advocacy InstituteCertificate of CompletionEffective Communication and Trial Skills Training2008
Mountain States Accident Reconstruction & Investigations, LLC.Certificate of CompletionNHTSA Standardized Field Sobriety Test Practitioner Training2008
University of Denver Daniels College of BusinessBusiness AdministrationM.S. in Business Administration2002
University of Denver Sturm College of LawGeneralJD - Juris Doctor2000
University of DenverSPCOBA - Bachelor of Arts1994
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Colorado Criminal Defense Bar - Annual DUI ConferenceGetting the Raw Data: Not Just a Raw Deal2013
Colorado Public Defender's ConferenceSFSTs, DRE & Gas Chromatography2012
Trial Skills Series: MotionsArguing Motions Effectively2011
NHTSA Standardized Field Sobriety CourseStandardized Field Sobriety Tests2011
CU Law - Criminal ClinicDefending DUI Cases2011
Criminal Defense ClinicDUI Defense Strategies2011
University of Denver - Criminal Defense ClinicDUI Defense Clinic2010
Strides LLCDUI Forum - 10 Most Common Questions Related to DUI Charges2010
CU-Criminal Defense ClinicDefending DUI Cases in Colorado2010
Chi Phi FraternityResponsible Drinking and How a DUI Will Impact Your Future2008