Attorney Kayla Falgoust honed her criminal defense skills during her tenure as a deputy public defender with the Colorado State Public Defender. There she took dozens of cases to trial, and she succeeded in getting two convictions overturned on appeal. She earned her J.D. from the University of Colorado Law School, where she distinguished herself for her trial advocacy.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Finalist||ABA Employment Law Competition||2012|
|Semi-finalist||Hogan & Hartson Cup Trial Competition||2011|
|Quarter-finalist||Carrigan Cup Trial Competition||2011|
|Attorney||Colorado Legal Defense Group||2019 - 2019|
|Attorney||Colorado State Public Defender||2014 - 2018|
|Certified legal intern||Colorado State Public Defender||2012 - 2012|
|Certified Legal Intern||Colorado State Public Defender||2011 - 2011|
|Legal Intern||Colorado Innocence Project||2010 - 2013|
|University of Colorado School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2013|
|Louisiana State University||B.A.||2010|
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