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Criminal Defense Attorney

If you are facing criminal charges, you need a criminal defense attorney to defend your rights, freedom, and reputation.

The criminal lawyers of Dunsing, Deakins & Galera, LLC, in Avon and Denver, CO, defend the accused.

Learn more about criminal defense law and why we are the law firm to choose when you need representation...

When Your Future Is at Stake... Hire a Criminal Defense Lawyer

If you've been charged with a crime, such as a DUI or domestic violence, your world can come crashing down around you, becoming a blur of accusations, financial worry, and extreme pressure. The law firm of Dunsing, Deakins & Galera, LLC, has your back. Our distinguished criminal defense attorneys are available to guide you through DUI, domestic violence, or other criminal cases. 

Our law firm, with offices in Denver and Avon, is committed to helping you understand the criminal charges that have been levied against you. Our defense lawyers and their team will work together to defend your rights.

If you need representation, request a free consultation through our online form or by calling one of our offices in Denver or Avon. Your superior criminal defense can begin today.

Denver office: (303) 758-8981

Avon office: (970) 323-0023

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Our lawyers can defend your rights.

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use any other defense attorney..."


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Facing the court system in America can be a daunting task for anyone, especially those who are innocent of crimes that they have nevertheless been accused of... I simply could not recommend anyone use any other defense attorney, if they have to deal with the court systems in the Denver-Aurora metro.

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Was an awesome attorney was very caring of the situation and handled it very diligently.  Never gave any excuses was always honest and very prompt . Couldnt thank him enough for everything.

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Our lawyers are dedicated to protecting the rights of our clients and ensuring fair treatment under the law.

The Stakes Are High

The consequences of a conviction can have lifelong repercussions. A free consultation with the law firm of Dunsing, Deakins, and Galera, LLC, can start you on the path to protecting your rights and freedom.

Are Innocent People Convicted of Crimes? Yes. We Can Help You Avoid Being One of Them...

In 2019, nearly 150 people from over 30 states were sent to prison for crimes they did not commit.

According to Innocence Project, in 2019, at least 143 people from over 30 states were sent to prison for crimes they did not commit.

What Can Happen  If You're Convicted of Criminal Charges

As you can probably imagine, penalties for criminal convictions can be harsh, long-lasting, and far-reaching. The criminal defense lawyers at Dunsing, Deakins & Galera will do everything in their power as attorneys to protect you from these penalties. Depending upon the charges, and whether you have any prior convictions, you may be subjected to penalties such as:


Significant Fines

Loss of Basic Daily Privileges

Loss of Employment

Disrupted Family Life

Dissolution of Child Custody Agreements

Cases Handled by Our Defense Lawyers


If you are charged with DUI or a related offense in Denver, Avon, or elsewhere in the Vail Valley, call us. Our criminal lawyers can assist you in avoiding expensive, lifelong consequences, including incarceration and the loss of driving privileges.

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Domestic Violence Charges

Thanks to our firm's additional focus on family law, our attorneys understand the complicated dynamics that can lead to a domestic violence charge. Our criminal defense team will collect all of the facts to make sure you are treated fairly after a domestic violence charge.

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Drug Charges

Possession of illegal drugs or allegations of drug distribution and manufacturing can bring extended prison terms. Therefore, we highly recommend consulting with our criminal defense lawyers as quickly as possible so that all your legal options can be explored.

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Assault can be considered a felony or a misdemeanor with a wide range of applicable penalties. The attorneys at Dunsing, Deakins & Galera can help protect you by questioning and examining evidence, police protocol, and other factors.

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Sexual Assault

Legal representation is extremely important if you are accused of this felony, which can bring harsh penalties, including lifetime prison sentences and being registered as a sex offender. In this kind of case, it's imperative to have lawyers like those at Dunsing, Deakins & Galera in your corner. 

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Crimes involving theft can be classified as misdemeanors or felonies depending on various factors. You can also be held liable for civil damages. Obtaining legal help from the criminal defense attorneys at Dunsing, Deakins & Galera can reduce consequences or quite possibly help you maintain a clean record.

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Marijuana Crimes

Although Colorado possession laws have relaxed in recent years, you can still be charged with serious cannabis-related crimes under certain circumstances. That's why you should seek the knowledgeable counsel of our lawyers.

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Need Help Now? Dunsing, Deakins & Galera Is Standing By

Legal assistance from our criminal defense attorneys can make an important difference in the outcome of your case. Remember, you have a right to counsel immediately. Individuals from Denver, Avon, or anywhere in the Vail Valley can get in touch with our lawyers online or give us a call to schedule a free consultation.

Criminal Defense Testimonial

"I am already in awe at the complete 360 turn around in the DA’s attitude towards me and my case... I am finally feeling confident in my defense for the first time since these unjust charges were filed against me. Thank You, Thank You, THANK YOU!!!" Britany Carter, 5-Star Google Review
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At Dunsing, Deakins & Galera, LLC, our team has over 50 years of combined legal experience. Our attorneys are members of several professional legal organizations and have received a number of distinguished awards:

  • AV-Preeminent rating by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Denver Bar Association
  • Colorado Bar Association
  • American Bar Association

Contact us online or call us at (303) 758-8981 (Denver) or (970) 323-0023 (Avon) .

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"Facing the court system in America can be a daunting task for anyone, especially those who are innocent of crimes that they have nevertheless been accused of. Mr. Galera is more than worth the cost of his services. I simply could not recommend any other defense attorney. Seriously, call these folks!" Satisfied Client

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