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Sean Edward Brown

Criminal defense Attorney at Steamboat Springs, CO

5.0   1 review
  • State Years
    Colorado - CO 6 years
    Washington - WA 10 years
    Kentucky - KY 14 years
    Alaska - AK 22 years
    Illinois - IL 23 years
  • Licensed for 6 years
    State CO
    Acquired 2017
    Status
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 10 years
    State WA
    Acquired 2014
    Status
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 14 years
    State KY
    Acquired 2009
    Status
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 22 years
    State AK
    Acquired 2002
    Status
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 23 years
    State IL
    Acquired 2000
    Status
    Voluntarily Inactive No misconduct found

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

About Sean

Learn Sean’s areas of practice.

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Practice area
  1. Criminal defense
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    If you are suspected of a crime or charged with a violation of law, I can help fight for the justice you deserve. I will fight for you and along side you to present a solid defense.

During Sean Brown's 20+ years of practice, he has developed highly effective strategies and techniques that have helped him achieve success for his clients. His process, which focuses on hands-on investigation and in-depth research, gives him an advantage over the prosecution and other attorneys. 

Location

Combs & Brown
100 Park Avenue
Suite 202
Steamboat Springs, CO, 80487

Reviews

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Posted by Dawn | September 4, 2012
Thumbs up!!
We had hired Sean Brown for a ciminal case, Sean has been the utmost respectful, helpful, knowledgable, enthusiastic, lawyer, who does his research and knows the law, We had gone to tial, and to have him sit by us and in his calming mannor, and to defend in pure knowlege and has a way is natural to him, I would recomend him very highly!!
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Resume

AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • Combs and Brown, LLC
  • 2018 - Present
  • Managing Partner
  • Power and Brown, LLC
  • 2005 - 2018
  • Principal
  • The Brown Law Firm, LLC
  • 2005 - 2018
  • Adjunct Professor
  • University of Alaska, Fairbanks
  • 2004 - 2007
  • Attorney
  • Angstman Law Office
  • 2001 - 2005
  • Attorney
  • Victor Law Offices
  • 2000 - 2001
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Education

  • Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College
  • Grad II
  • 2012
  • Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College
  • Graduate of Trial Lawyers College
  • 2011
  • John Marshall Law School, Chicago
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1999
  • University of Louisville
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1993
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Sample of Legal Cases

  • United States vs. Winters
  • Not Guilty
  • State v. Bill
  • Not Guilty
  • State vs. Samuelson
  • Not Guilty
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Associations

  • Colorado Bar Association
  • Ethics Committee / Education Committee Member
  • 2021 - Present
  • Colorado Bar Association
  • Ethics Committee Member
  • 2021 - Present
  • Alaska Trial Lawyers Position
  • Board Member
  • 2018 - Present
  • Trial Lawyers College
  • Faculty Member
  • 2016 - Present
  • Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College
  • Faculty
  • 2016 - Present
  • American Association for Justice
  • Traumatic Brain Injury Litigation Group
  • 2013 - Present
  • Spense Trial Lawyer's College
  • Ranch Club
  • 2011 - Present
  • Kentucky Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2008 - Present
  • Alaska Civil Liberties Union
  • Litigation Committee
  • 2007 - Present
  • United States District Court for the District of Alaska
  • Admitted to Practice
  • 2005 - Present
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
  • Admitted to Practice
  • 2002 - Present
  • American Association for Justice
  • Member
  • 2002 - Present
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
  • Admitted to Practice
  • 2002 - Present
  • Alaska Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2002 - Present
  • Alaska Trial Lawyers Association
  • President
  • 2016 - 2018
  • Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College
  • F Warrior Board
  • 2012 - 2014
  • Power and Brown Kids Foundation
  • President
  • 2011 - 2016
  • Bethel Community Services
  • President
  • 2002 - 2004
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Top 100 Criminal Defense Attorneys
  • National Trial Lawyers
  • 2020
  • Top 10 - Personal Injury
  • American Institute of Legal Counsel
  • 2020
  • Top One Percent
  • National Association of Distinguished Counsel
  • 2017
  • Lead Counsel Verification - Personal Injury - Plaintiffs
  • Lead Counsel
  • 2017
  • Top 100
  • The National Trial Lawyers
  • 2016
  • Super Lawers
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2015
  • Super Lawyer
  • SuperLawyers
  • 2014
  • Top 100
  • National Trial Lawyers
  • 2014
  • Top 100
  • National Trial Lawyers
  • 2014
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • National Trial Lawyers
  • 2013
  • Top 10 Attorney Award
  • National Academy Of Personal Injury Attorneys
  • 2013
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • National Trial Lawyers
  • 2012
  • Listed
  • Who's Who Legal
  • 2012
  • Continuing Legal Education Award
  • Kentucky Bar Association
  • 2012
  • Spence Trial Lawyer's College; FWarrier
  • Gerry Spense Trial Lawyers College
  • 2011
  • Million Dollar Advocate
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • 2011
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Publications

  • Warrior Magazine
  • Why The Trial Lawyer's College Matters
  • 2021
  • The Warrior
  • He is Able
  • 2017
  • National Business Institute Seminar Manual
  • The Rules of Evidence: A Practical Toolkit
  • 2016
  • The Warrior
  • Representing the Mentally Ill
  • 2013
  • The Warrior
  • DUI Defense in the Alaskan Bush
  • 2012
  • Delta Discovery
  • Playground Safety
  • 2009
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Speaking Engagements

  • Trial Lawyers 3 Week College
  • Trial Opening Statement
  • 2021
  • Alumni Review
  • Discovering Your Case Story
  • 2020
  • Trial Lawyer's College - September College 2017
  • Trial Skills - Week 1
  • 2017
  • In Defense of the Damned
  • Criminal Defense Trial Skills
  • 2017
  • Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College - Washington Regional
  • Cross Examination
  • 2017
  • California Regional
  • Opening Statements
  • 2017
  • Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College
  • Trial Skills - 3 Week College Faculty
  • 2016
  • Management Training
  • Employment Law / Management Training
  • 2012
  • Legal Training Conference
  • Criminal Law Overview
  • 2009
  • Continuing Education
  • Will and Estate Planning
  • 2008
  • 3 credit hr college course
  • Real Estate Law
  • 2006
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Attorney endorsements

Received (19)
Given (19)
Endorse Sean
Personal injury Attorney | Feb 16
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Sean is a highly skilled trial lawyer and outstanding advocate. A client would be lucky to have him as their attorney."
Personal injury Attorney | Mar 24
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"I endorse this lawyer. Sean is an outstanding lawyer. He has tried a number of very difficult cases throughout Alaska and obtained outstanding results for his clients. He is smart, tenacious, and will fight to protect your rights."
Personal injury Attorney | Sep 05
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Sean Brown is simply one of the most talented lawyers in the country. Sean is always striving give his clients the best possible representation possible. I am most impressed with how much he cares about his clients. I highly recommend Sean."
Criminal defense Attorney | Aug 30
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Personal injury Attorney | Mar 19
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. I met Sean this summer at The Trial Lawyers College that was founded by Gerry Spence . I found Sean's work ethic and his compassion to his clients are amazing . The trial skills that Sean developed at the college will serve any of his clients well. Any lawyer that is willing to spend three weeks working on their trial skills is worth consulting about their legal problem."
Personal injury Attorney | Sep 25
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I cannot say enough great things about my colleague, Sean Brown! I worked on a case with Sean and in that process learned much about his ability to sort through tough facts and the law to bring out the true story of the case. He understands and listens to his clients, and in that way, can represent them in unique and creative ways which keep opposing counsel on the run! I would not hesitate to hire Sean to represent a member of my family. He has the professional experience and legal skills to handle the most challenging of cases!"
Wrongful death Attorney | Sep 24
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I know Sean as a smart, thoughtful, thorough and professional attorney, I endorse this lawyer."
Personal injury Attorney | Sep 13
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Sean Brown is an outstanding and gifted trial lawyer. Sean has a natural and unassuming style that is instantly likeable and highly credible. It is without reservation that I recommend Sean to anyone needing a trial lawyer in Alaska."
Personal injury Attorney | Sep 13
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I recommend Sean highly. He's an intelligent and aggressive attorney, who's impressed me greatly. He goes above and beyond for his clients, and achieves excellent results."
Personal injury Attorney | Sep 12
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I strongly endorse Sean Brown. I had the pleasure of watching Sean work at Gerry Spence's Trial Lawyers College this summer. You should call Sean for 4 reasons: 1) he has a great command of the law, 2) he knows how to tell a story to a jury, 3) he cares deeply for the people he represents and 4) he is a real person. If you are injured, call Sean Brown. You will not regret it."
Personal injury Attorney | Sep 12
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Sean is smart, compassionate and aggressive. What more do you want from a lawyer? If I were injured in Alaska and needed help with a case then Sean would be my first phone call. He cares about his clients and knows how to tell their story to insurance companies and juries. He is also not afraid to fight for you."
Criminal defense Attorney | Sep 10
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I had the opportunity to work with Sean this summer and endorse him without hesitation. He is a truly gifted and dedicated lawyer."
Litigation Attorney | Sep 09
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse this lawyer. Sean is a smart, tough and courageous lawyer and person. He is not afraid to take on the government, large corporations or anyone else. You can trust Sean to handle your most important situations with professionalism, caring, and tenacity."
Wrongful death Attorney | Sep 09
Relationship: Other
"I endorse this lawyer. He attended Trial Lawyers College with me this summer and was impressive in every way. I have no doubt that he is fully dedicated to his client's causes and truly cares about them. Sean is a fine person and a talented lawyer."
Wrongful death Attorney | Sep 09
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I've seen Sean in action. He's smart and tough. He knows how to communicate with a jury, which is at the heart of effective representation for wrongful death survivors' cases. I don't think there's anything that Sean can't do. I endorse Sean without reservation."
Personal injury Attorney | Sep 08
Relationship: Other
"I had the opportunity to work with Sean this summer and endorse him without hesitation. He is a truly gifted and dedicated lawyer who is an asset to the profession and his community."
Personal injury Attorney | Sep 08
Relationship: Friend
"I endorse Attorney Sean Brown. I met Sean at Gerry Spence's Trial Lawyers College. Through numerous interactions with him throughout the college I found Sean to be nothing less than impressive. He cares about his clients. He truly cares about them. And through his training and experience he possesses the skills necessary to effectively represent clients. I would recommend Sean to any person seeking representation in Alaska."
Personal injury Attorney | Sep 08
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I met Sean while attending the Spence Trial Lawyer's College for three weeks near Dubois, Wyoming in July of 2011. I was impressed with Sean right away. He has a natural talent for being a trial attorney, and more importantly, has a huge heart which he opens up to his clients. Sean's skill, combined with his drive to fight for the clients that he represents, is unstoppable in a courtroom. Sean has all of the skills and talent necessary to take a case to trial and win. I would recommend Sean Brown to anyone looking for an attorney in Alaska, whether it be for a personal injury or a criminal matter."
Personal injury Attorney | Sep 08
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I can recommed and endorse Sean as an Attorney without hesitation. Sean is hard working, has great attention to detail, and gets involved with the case he is working on. All of this is extremely important for his fields of practice in both Personal Injury and Criminal Law. Sean is incredibly bright and quick to see and analyze problem areas in every case. Anyone who has Sean as their Attorney should consider themself lucky."
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