Sheehan Law Denver

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Michael J. Sheehan, Attorney

Denver Attorney Michael Sheehan was born and raised in Fairbanks, Alaska during the Trans-Alaska Pipeline boom of the 1970s and ‘80s. He received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Colorado at Boulder and his law degree from the University of Denver. Mr. Sheehan has been specializing in criminal defense ever since graduating from law school.

Michael Sheehan is board-certified in criminal defense trial practice by the National Board of Trial Advocacy.  He is a member of the American, Colorado, and Arapahoe County Bar Associations, and is a former board member of the Colorado Criminal Defense Bar. In addition to his criminal defense practice, Mr. Sheehan also represents clients in select civil litigation matters.

Meet Michael Sheehan

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to be successful in the courtroom takes

experience there’s really no substitute

for getting into the courtroom and

learning through experience also there’s

no substitute for hard work just being

in the office spending time with cases

going over the finer details of a case

and paying close attention to everything

in order to achieve the best outcome

thank you

I’ve been raided by Super Lawyers I’m

rated preeminent uh by Martindale Hubble

and I’m also board certified by the

national board of trial advocacy and

criminal defense trial work and the

majority of those Awards uh are given

based on uh experience and also their

peer-reviewed so other lawyers in the

community have assessed my skills as a

trial attorney and the board

certification came after not only many

years of practicing criminal defense but

also sitting for a written exam passing

an Ethics exam and also additional peer




Professional Assocations

Colorado Criminal Defense Bar
Colorado Bar Association
Arapahoe County Bar Association
American Bar Association
Criminal Justice Act Panel Member
National Board of Trial Advocacy
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Past Employment

Colorado State Public Defenders Office: El Paso County, 2003-2006 Arapahoe County, 2007-2009

100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Contact Sheehan Law, today for a free initial consultation regarding your case. Denver Attorney Michael Sheehan represents clients in Denver, Adams, Arapahoe, Douglas, Jefferson County, and U.S. District Courts.

Areas of Practice

Federal Criminal Defense, State Criminal Defense, DUI and Traffic Defense, Civil Litigation, Personal Injury

Bar Admissions

State of Colorado, 2003
U.S. District Court – District of Colorado 2009


University of Denver College of Law, JD - 2003
University of Colorado – Boulder, BA - 1999

*Colorado does not certify lawyers as specialists in any field