Denver Criminal Defense Attorney Brett M. Eliasen
Brett Michael Eliasen grew up in Fort Worth, Texas, and attended the University of Wisconsin for his undergraduate degree, a Bachelor of Arts in History and Political Science. He then attended the University of Colorado School of Law and obtained his Juris Doctorate.
While in law school, Mr. Eliasen was the Vice President of his class and an active member of the Barrister’s Counsel. He worked in the Criminal Defense Clinic, representing clients from the beginning of the legal process through its resolution. Before joining the Law Office of Jacob E. Martinez, he worked for two experienced solo criminal defense practitioners. He gained valuable experience, including researching and writing a successful Petition for Certiorari to the Colorado Supreme Court.
Mr. Eliasen has a reputation for being a hard worker and a compassionate representative of his clients. He has also been recognized as one of the Top 40 Criminal Defense Attorneys Under the age of 40. He treats every client with the respect and courtesy they deserve and fights for them in the courtroom. He recognizes that although arrested, a person is presumed innocent in our system. He fights to ensure each client starts with that presumption of innocence. While seeking the dismissal of each case, Mr. Eliasen is also prepared to, if necessary, take the case to trial and defend the rights of his clients to the jury.
Mr. Eliasen, as a part of the strong team at the Law Office of Jacob E. Martinez, is ready to fight for you. If you are charged with a criminal offense in Colorado, please contact Mr. Eliasen to discuss your case.