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Austin Michael Lux

Criminal defense Attorney at Colorado Springs, CO

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  • Licensed for 7 years
    State CO
    Acquired 2016
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Austin M. Lux is an attorney in the Colorado Springs area specializing in Criminal Defense. Austin attended law school at the University of Denver where he focused on litigation and was an assistant editor for the 2016 edition of the Colorado Evidence Courtroom Manual, a popular reference manual utilized by judges and practitioners throughout the state.

After graduation, Austin joined Colorado's 4th Judicial District where he served for four years as a Deputy District Attorney. During his tenure as a District Attorney, Austin handled cases ranging from DUIs and domestic violence charges to aggravated felonies and vehicular homicides. Austin was a member of the Southern Colorado Drug Task Force and the office's liaison to the Drug Enforcement Administration.

Since transitioning into private practice, Austin has focused on utilizing his intimate understanding of the legal system and skills as a trial attorney to advocate for his clients in court.

The Lux Law Firm, PLLC
128 S Tejon St Ste 202 Colorado Springs, CO 80903

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The Lux Law Firm, PLLC
128 South Tejon Street
Suite 403
Colorado Springs, CO, 80903


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  • Free Consultation 30 minutes
  • Retainer Always
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card


AVVO RATING 9.4 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Owner / Attorney
  • The Lux Law Firm, PLLC
  • 2020 - Present
  • Deputy District Attorney
  • 4th Judicial District Attorney's Office
  • 2016 - 2020


  • University of Denver Sturm College of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2016
  • University of Colorado - Colorado Springs
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 2013

Legal Cases

  • Marijuana Cultivation/Distribution Case
  • Dismissed
  • Protection Order Case
  • Dismissed
  • Menacing Case
  • Dismissed
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  • National College of DUI Defense
  • Member
  • 2021 - Present
  • DUI Defense Lawyers Association
  • Member
  • 2020 - Present
  • El Paso County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2020 - Present

Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Top 40 Under 40 Criminal Defense Trial Lawyer
  • The National Trial Lawyers
  • 2021
  • Top 100 Criminal Defense Trial Lawyers in Colorado
  • The National Trial Lawyers
  • 2021
  • Top Ten Ranking
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • 2020


Speaking Engagements

  • County Court Boot Camp
  • Misdemeanor Case Prosecution
  • 2017

Attorney endorsements

Received (2)
Given (2)
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Criminal defense Attorney | Oct 20
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"As a former Deputy District Attorney, I have worked with and against Mr. Lux. Mr. Lux has a tremendous amount of trial experience being a former prosecutor and brings his confidence to the courtroom. Mr. Lux is relentless in advocating for his clients, knowledgeable on the law, and effective in negotiations. I endorse and reccomend him as a top Criminal Defense Attorney in El Paso County."
Criminal defense Attorney | Dec 21
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Austin Lux is an aggressive, efficient, and skilled litigator/negotiator. Mr. Lux and I were docket partners as Deputy District Attorneys. We won major cases as prosecutors and now, as a criminal defense attorney, Mr. Lux fights for his clients with knowledge/experience that few possess. I actively refer cases to Mr. Lux and endorse him as a top lawyer within Southern Colorado."
Criminal defense
Colorado Springs Criminal defense Lawyer Austin Michael Lux
Austin Michael Lux
Criminal defense Attorney
Colorado Springs, CO
Licensed for 7 years
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