Top Trial Attorney in Colorado with 30 Years of Experience
When the government starts to interact with your life, choosing the right attorney is critical. The key is to remember that you have a right to counsel, a right to a jury trial and to cross-examine the witnesses against you. Too often, a defendant in a criminal case simply takes the offered plea-bargain – without consideration of other options. Gary D. Fielder is a seasoned and practiced trial attorney, and has conducted over 400 jury trials in federal and state courts all over Colorado.
“You can’t take every case to the jury, and you can’t win every case you try. But you have to fight. The prosecution has the burden of proof and it’s your life – why settle? In today’s world, with our criminal histories a mouse click away, getting the best possible deal is paramount. But the only way to do that is to get a trial attorney.”
-Gary D. Fielder, Esq.
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Gary D. Fielder, Esq., is a criminal and constitutional lawyer from Denver, Colorado. Gary grew up in Eagle River, Alaska, and graduated from the University of Texas at Austin. Gary received his Juris Doctor from the University of San Diego in 1990. Gary began his legal career as a deputy district attorney in the Denver Metro Area, and is a former President of the Adams County Bar Association. During his 25 years of practice, Gary has conducted over 400 jury trials in federal and state courts all across Colorado.
Mr. Fielder has argued before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit, and regularly appears in Federal District Court for the District of Colorado. Gary has fought countless cases before the Colorado Court of Appeals, and was solely instrumental in securing certain basic rights for parolees in the landmark case of Madison v Department of Corrections – which Gary litigated before the Colorado Supreme Court in 2004.
Mr. Fielder has appeared on countless radio, TV, and news programs throughout his distinguished career, including appearances with Alex Jones and Matt Lauer of the Today Show on NBC. Additionally, Gary routinely lectures on trial practice and preparation through the Colorado Continuing Legal Education (CLE) program.