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Jacob Robert Lofgren

Appeals Attorney at Greeley, CO

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  • State Years
    Colorado - CO 15 years
    Iowa - IA 15 years
  • Licensed for 15 years
    State CO
    Acquired 2009
    Status
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 15 years
    State IA
    Acquired 2008
    Status
    Active No misconduct found

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

About Jacob

Learn Jacob’s areas of practice.

5
Practice areas
  1. Appeals
    40%
    I have handled or assisted in handling appeals at all levels, including matters presented to the Colorado Supreme Court.

    15 years

  2. Criminal defense
    35%
    I handle criminal matters at all levels from municipal violations to serious felonies.

    15 years

  3. Juvenile law
    15%
    Within the criminal defense sphere, I have handled juvenile matters from commencement of the case until final disposition.

    15 years

  4. DUI and DWI
    5%
    Within the criminal defense sphere, I am fully able to handle DUI cases in the Colorado courts.

    15 years

  5. Family
    5%
    I handle all types of family law cases, including, but not limited to, divorce, allocation of parental responsibilities, child support, and dependency and neglect cases.

    15 years

Education: Drake University Law School, J.D., 2008; Drake University College of Business and Public Administration, M.P.A., 2008; Saint Joseph’s College, B.A. Political Science, B.A. Economics, 2005

Memberships: American Bar Association, American Civil Liberties Union, Amnesty International, Colorado Bar Association, Colorado Criminal Defense Bar, Iowa State Bar Association, and Weld County Bar Association

Admissions: Colorado, 2009; Iowa, 2008

Biography:

Jacob R. Lofgren joined Collins, Liu & Lyons in the summer of 2009 after moving to Colorado from Iowa. Mr. Lofgren practices in the areas of family law, criminal law, and criminal appeals. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Lofgren spent a year serving as law clerk to the Honorable Daryl Hecht, Associate Justice of the Iowa Supreme Court.

Mr. Lofgren was a lifelong resident of the Midwest (Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana, and Iowa) prior to moving to Colorado in the summer of 2009. Mr. Lofgren attended Drake University Law School in Des Moines, Iowa receiving his Juris Doctorate with high honors in May 2008. While in law school, Mr. Lofgren also received his Masters of Public Administration from Drake University College of Business and Public Administration in May 2008. As a student, Mr. Lofgren captained the national moot court team, participated in mock trial, and received numerous awards recognizing his advocacy skills. Additionally, Mr. Lofgren served as notes editor for the Drake Journal of Agricultural Law and his journal note, "I Miss Mayberry: Revitalizing America’s Rural Downtowns," was published in the summer of 2008.

Prior to law school, Mr. Lofgren attended Saint Joseph’s College in Rensselaer, Indiana graduating summa cum laude in 2005 with Bachelors of Arts degrees in political science and economics, along with a minor in history. While at Saint Joseph’s, Mr. Lofgren captained the mock trial team, was a representative in the student government, and served as an ambassador for the admissions office.

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Location

Collins, Liu & Associates, L.L.P.
812 - 8th Street
Greeley, CO, 80631

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Cost

Rates
  • Retainer Always
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 9.3 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • Collins, Liu & Associates, L.L.P.
  • 2013 - Present
  • Associate Attorney
  • Collins, Liu & Associates, L.L.P.
  • 2009 - Present
  • Judicial Law Clerk
  • Iowa Supreme Court
  • 2008 - 2009
  • Law Clerk
  • Hansen, McClintock & Riley
  • 2007 - 2008
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Education

  • Drake University Law School
  • Juris Doctor
  • 2008
  • Drake University
  • Master of Public Administration
  • 2008
  • Saint Joseph's College
  • Bachelor of Arts
  • 2005
  • Saint Joseph's College
  • Bachelor of Arts
  • 2005
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Sample of Legal Cases

  • Marshall v. People
  • Awaiting Opinion
  • People v. S.N.
  • Reversed and remanded.
  • In re the Marriage of M.
  • Property Distributed to Client's Satisfaction
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Associations

  • Town of Lochbuie
  • Trustee
  • 2012 - Present
  • Colorado Bar Associate
  • Member
  • 2009 - Present
  • Weld County Bar Association
  • Board Member
  • 2009 - Present
  • American Civil Liberties Union
  • Member
  • 2007 - Present
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Honors and Awards

  • Pro Bono Service Award
  • Weld County Bar Association
  • 2013
  • Pro Bono Service Award
  • Weld County Bar Association
  • 2012
  • Pro Bono Service Award
  • Weld County Bar Association
  • 2011

Publications

  • Drake Journal of Agricultural Law
  • "I Miss Mayberry:" Revitalizing America's Rural Downtowns
  • 2009

Attorney endorsements

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Criminal defense Attorney | May 24
Relationship: Other
"Jacob is a great guy and really smart. We were classmates in law school and he stood out as a heavy hitter from day one."
Criminal defense Attorney | Feb 22
Relationship: Co-worker
"Mr. Lofgren is one of the best criminal defense attorneys I have had the pleasure of working with. His attention to detail and passion for protecting the rights of his clients, makes him one of the best criminal defense attorney's around."
DUI and DWI

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Greeley Appeals Lawyer Jacob Robert Lofgren
Jacob Robert Lofgren
Appeals Attorney
Greeley, CO
Licensed for 15 years