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Languages spoken: English, Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 75%
    42 years, 3 thousand cases
  2. General Practice: 10%
    46 years, 1 thousand cases
  3. Juvenile: 5%
    42 years, 100 cases
  4. White Collar Crime: 5%
    42 years, 50 cases
  5. DUI & DWI: 5%
    36 years, 50 cases



Hourly ($300-400/hour)

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    I endorse this lawyer's work. Mr. Gentry is a highly skilled attorney in his field of practice. Mr. Gentry is extremely knowledgeable about criminal law and is deeply committed to representing his clients. Mr. Gentry conducts himself in a very professional manner. He advocates zealously for his clients. If I ever found myself in need of a criminal attorney, I would choose no other.


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Contact info

421 South Tejon Street, Suite 100
Colorado Springs, CO, 80903


ILAdministrative - Not Authorized to Practice197005/11/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Best Trial LawyerSprings Magazine1987
Certificate of ProfessionalismColorado Bar AssociationN/A
Certificate of Appreciation10th Special Forces AssociationN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
N/APrivate practice1974 - Present
Special Prosecutor10th Judicial District1975 - 1975
Instructor of Police SciencePikes Peak Community College1972 - 1978
Assistant District AttorneyEl Paso County District Attorney's Office1970 - 1974
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersN/AN/A
Colorado Criminal Defense Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Colorado Bar FoundationN/AN/A
American Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Colorado Bar AssociationN/AN/A
American Litigation SocietyFellowN/A
El Paso County Bar AssociationPresident1996 - 1997
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
People v. ValenzuelaDefendant acquitted
People v. OwenCase dismissed after two hung juries
People v. OrebaughDefendant acquitted
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Colorado School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1969
Western Reserve UniversityN/AMA - Masters1962
Illinois Wesleyan UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1960