September 12, 2019
Denver Criminal Defense Attorney Steven Newell
The Law Office of Jacob E. Martinez is honored to have Steven Newell as an of counsel attorney at the firm. Mr. Newell is a highly experienced jury and trial court lawyer. He has tried to verdict over 250 trials and won acquittals for his clients in most of those trials. As a result, Mr. Newell has the respect of prosecutors and judges throughout the state. Just as importantly, Mr. Newell has secured a favorable resolution of well over a thousand client cases without having to go to trial.
Mr. Newell has achieved the highest possible peer rating in criminal defense work since 1989 when he was inducted into the Bar Register of Preeminent Attorneys, meaning his legal abilities, diligence, and ethics are preeminent in the field of criminal defense law.
Mr. Newell was twice elected by his criminal defense peers to the Board of Directors for the Colorado Criminal Defense Bar (CCDB) and was an original member of the Legislative Action Committee serving as a registered lobbyist for the CCDB. He is a also a member of the National Association of Criminal Lawyers and state and local Bar Associations.