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Practice Areas of the O'Malley Law Firm - Criminal Defense Lawyers in Fort Collins, CO

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Arson 

Assault 

Attempt and Co-Defendant (Inchoate) Crimes

Burglary

Child Abuse

Crimes Against At Risk Persons – C.R.S. 18-6.5-103

Criminal Mischief and Property Damage – C.R.S. 18-4-501

Cruelty to Animals – C.R.S. 18-9-202

Disorderly Conduct – 18-9-106

Domestic Violence – C.R.S. 18-6-800.3

Drug Charges – C.R.S. 18-18-203 – 205

DUI / DWAI – C.R.S. 42-4-1301

Firearms Rights and Crimes

Forgery and Fraud – C.R.S. 18-5-102

Fort Collins Municipal Court

Internet Sex Crimes

Juvenile Crimes

Person and Violent Crimes

Police Involved Crimes

Protection and Restraining Orders

Sexual Assaults and Sex Crimes 

Theft and Embezzlement 

Traffic Crimes

Trespassing / Trespass – C.R.S. 18-4-502

Witness and Victim Crimes – C.R.S. 18-8-703

You need a Larimer County DUI lawyer if you have been contacted by the Fort Collins police regarding a DUI / DWAI. Contact us for a FREE consultation!

Best Larimer County DUI Lawyer | Fort Collins DWAI Defense Attorney

Driving Under the Influence (DUI) and Driving While Ability Impaired (C.R.S. 42-4-1301) in Fort Collins are traffic offenses relating to a person who is charged with Drinking, or using drugs, while driving. A conviction for an alcohol traffic offense can cost you your job, your car, and your livelihood. In Larimer, Weld, and Routt County, …

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Do you need a Burglary Defense Attorney in Larimer County? Contact an experienced criminal lawyer in Fort Collins and Loveland for a free consultation!

Burglary Defense Attorney in Larimer County

In Larimer and Boulder County, you will be charged with burglary if you are accused of entering a building, facility or locked structure unlawfully, with the intent to commit a crime. In order for burglary to be charged, there must be an underlying intent to commit a crime. This underlying crime is usually the intent …

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What are crimes against at risk people? Read more about these charges and why you need an experienced criminal defense lawyer in Fort Collins and Larimer.

Crimes Against At Risk Persons in Larimer County

Colorado law dictates that crimes against at risk people deserve harsher punishments and more punitive measures are appropriate in court. Crimes ranging from Assault to Attempted Criminal Exploitation all have more severe penalties if committed against an at risk person. Definition of At – Risk Person in Fort Collins What Are Crimes Against At Risk …

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Need a Criminal Mischief lawyer in Fort Collins and Loveland, Colorado? We are experienced criminal lawyers in Larimer County. Call for a free consultation!

Criminal Mischief Lawyer in Fort Collins and Loveland | Colorado Defense Attorney

If you are involved in mischief, you need to have an experienced Criminal Mischief lawyer in Fort Collins and Loveland by your side to fight for your freedom. Criminal Mischief is a crime that can be easily committed, but it can also carry a very serious sentence. Read more about a similar crime: Criminal Tampering. …

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Do you need a firearms and gun rights lawyer in Fort Collins, Loveland, Estes Park or anywhere in Larimer County? Contact us for a FREE consultation!

Firearms Rights and Crimes | Fort Collins Gun Rights Lawyer | Larimer County Criminal Attorney

The right to bear arms is so important to our freedom as a nation that it is protected by the second amendment to the United States Constitution: “A well regulated militia, being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms, shall not be infringed.” – …

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Have you charged with forgery and fraud in Fort Collins? Contact an experienced Larimer County criminal defense attorney for a FREE consultation.

Forgery and Fraud Attorney in Fort Collins, Colorado

Forgery in Larimer County, C.R.S. 18-5-102, is a class five felony.  This crime usually involves the intent to defraud someone -whether the police, government generally, a business, or a private citizen.  While similar in many respects to Criminal Impersonation, C.R.S. 18-5-113, and Theft – C.R.S. 18-4-401, Forgery involves pretending to be another person within some …

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You need an Assault defense attorney if you've been charged with Assault in Colorado.

Fort Collins and Larimer County Assault Defense Attorney

Fights and arguments which involve pushing or shoving generally result in some type of Assault charge.  Municipal charges for Fort Collins, Loveland and Estes Park are often called “assault and battery”.  When a weapon is involved, felony charges in the District Court are certain to follow. These charges are serious; having an experienced assault defense …

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Do you need an arson lawyer in Larimer County? Contact our experienced defense attorneys at 970-658-0007 for a free consultation in the Fort Collins area.

Fort Collins Arson Defense Attorney

Fort Collins police, the Larimer County Sheriff’s Department and fire investigators will charge you with Arson in the event a fire endangers or harms persons or property.  This crime can quickly escalate from a class three misdemeanor to a very serious class three felony, depending on whether persons were endangered, or just property.  If property, …

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Learn more about Attempt and other co-defendant (inchoate) crimes in Larimer County. Contact us for a FREE consultation if you have been charged in CO.

Fort Collins Attempt and Co-Defendant Attorney in Larimer County | Inchoate Offenses

In Larimer, Jackson, Boulder County, and across Colorado, our government files charges against people who attempt or conspire to commit a crime, as well as those who were an accessory or complicit in a crime (co-defendant crimes). Here are examples and definitions of each offense which can be charged in Fort Collins, Loveland, or Estes …

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Do you need a disorderly conduct lawyer in Larimer County or Ft Collins, CO? Learn more about this charge, and come in for a free consultation: 970-658-0007

Fort Collins Disorderly Conduct Lawyer

The Larimer County Sheriff, Fort Collins Police and the Loveland Police can charge Disorderly Conduct in many situations. Whether charged based on noise from a party, from a fight or from loud noise in a dispute, this crime is a “catch all” when law enforcement is called.  People are given a summons or arrested for …

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Fort Collins Domestic Violence Defense Attorney

Domestic Violence laws are now written so broadly in Colorado that it occurs in every household if you look close enough.  Mean words between frustrated lovers are common.  If the police are called in an angry moment, they would label it Domestic Violence.  This crime no longer has to involve pushing, shoving or hitting.Colorado now …

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Do you need a Fort Collins drug defense attorney? We are experienced drug crimes lawyers in Larimer County, Colorado. Contact us for a free consultation!

Fort Collins Drug Defense Attorney | Drug Crimes Lawyer in Larimer County

If you have been charged with drug possession in Larimer County, then you need a Fort Collins drug defense attorney by your side. Illegal search and seizure goes against the 4th amendment, yet Fort Collins Police often employ dishonest tactics and deception when they are looking for evidence of drugs. Any evidence the police collect …

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What are internet sex crimes?

Fort Collins Internet Sex Crimes Lawyer in Larimer County

With the popularity and ease of access of the internet today, every home in Larimer County has the capacity to be involved in sex crimes occurring with computers. Police are on patrol throughout the internet, looking for people willing to commit or request sex based crimes.  We even see teens charged with crimes like sexting …

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Charged with a Fort Collins City violation that requires you to go to Municipal Court? Read more about your charges and why you need a lawyer on your side.

Fort Collins Municipal Court

In Fort Collins, if you get a traffic violation, misdemeanor ticket, or civil infraction summons, your case will be handled in Municipal Court. The Fort Collins Police, Colorado State University Police, Animal Control, and other city departments can issue a ticket or summons, which may require you to appear in Fort Collins Municipal Court. Many feel Municipal …

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If you are being charged with person and violent crimes, you need an experienced person and violent crimes attorney in Larimer County - contact us!

Fort Collins Person and Violent Crimes Attorney

If you have been charged with Harassment, False Imprisonment, Menacing, Kidnapping, Stalking, Robbery, or Murder in Larimer, Jackson, or Boulder County, it is vital to contact an experienced criminal defense attorney immediately. The following person and violent crimes range anywhere from a class 3 misdemeanor to a class 1 felony, with penalties from up to …

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Do you need a sex crimes defense attorney for Larimer County? Contact an experienced criminal lawyer in Ft Collins at 970-658-0007 for a free consultation!

Fort Collins Sex Crimes Defense Attorney for Larimer County

If you have been accused a sex crime in Fort Collins or Larimer County, do not face the charges alone. If you are convicted of a sex offense, you could face a lifetime of punishment. Make sure you have a sex crimes defense attorney for Larimer County by your side. Here is a list of …

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Do you need a trespass / trespassing lawyer in Fort Collins and throughout Larimer COunty? Contact an experienced attorney for a FREE consultation in CO!

Fort Collins Trespass / Trespassing Lawyer for Larimer County

Trespassing in Fort Collins, Loveland and Estes Park is not usually charged because you entered the property of another at night intending to commit a crime, like Theft – C.R.S. 18-4-401 or Burglary – C.R.S. 18-4-202.  Instead, it is most often charged when friends get to drinking too much and someone refuses to leave another’s …

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Do you need a child abuse defense attorney in Fort Collins? We are experienced criminal lawyers in Larimer County, CO. We offer a free initial consultation!

Larimer County Child Abuse Defense Attorney in Fort Collins

Fort Collins lawyers know that Child Abuse, C.R.S.18-6-401, is a favorite charge of police and district attorneys in Larimer County.  Most of us understand that this crime will be charged when a child is injured. It is also important to know that even though a child has not been harmed, people are still charged if …

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Do you need a Larimer County Cruelty to Animals lawyer? Contact an experienced animal abuse attorney in Fort Collins, Colorado for a free consultation.

Larimer County Cruelty to Animals Lawyer | Fort Collins Animal Abuse Attorney

As a result of animal rights groups’ pressure, the Colorado legislature has written broad laws impacting you, your pets and your farm animals in Fort Collins, Loveland and Estes Park.  Anything which can be imagined to endanger your pet or work animal can result in charges of Cruelty to Animals when a frantic call is …

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If your child has been charged with a crime, it is vital that you work with an experienced juvenile criminal lawyer. Contact us for a FREE consultation!

Larimer County Juvenile Criminal Lawyer | Fort Collins Juvenile Defense Attorney

If you have a child who is being investigated for a crime in Fort Collins, Loveland or Estes Park, it is very important for their future that you work with an experienced juvenile criminal lawyer. Don’t cut corners in regard to your child’s future. We have a thorough understanding of the complex juvenile justice system, …

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Do you need a protection or restraining order lawyer in Fort Collins? Contact an experienced Larimer County defense attorney for a FREE consultation in CO.

Larimer County Protection Order Attorney | Restraining Order Lawyer in Fort Collins

A protection order will greatly affect your life. It is important to have an experienced restraining order lawyer in Fort Collins to fight on your behalf in court. Understanding the consequences of a restraining order against you will help you determine the affect it can have on your life. There are two different types of …

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Police involved crimes can be serious in Ft. Collins and Loveland. If you have been charged, contact us for a FREE consultation to protect your freedom.

Police Involved Crimes in Fort Collins and Larimer County

In most cases, charges involving police / peace officers or deputy sheriffs as victims in Fort Collins, Loveland and Estes Park are unwarranted.  The state of Colorado gives special status to police officers to encourage submissiveness to the enforcement of Colorado law. As a result, Colorado police and sheriffs regularly disrespect the public and rudely make demands offensive to good manners. Law enforcement …

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Need a theft defense attorney in Larimer County? Call our experienced criminal lawyers in Loveland and Fort Collins at 970-958-0007 for a free consultation!

Theft Defense Attorney in Larimer County | Fort Collins, Colorado

Theft can be a felony or misdemeanor in Fort Collins, Loveland and Estes Park. The police will charge theft when a person is accused of taking something which was not theirs.  Unfortunately, police don’t care whether the person who held the property was the lawful owner, or whether they owed money to the accused.  Allegations …

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Do you need a traffic ticket lawyer in Larimer County, Colorado? Contact our office regarding traffic offenses and come in for a FREE consultation today.

Traffic Crimes in Fort Collins | Larimer County Traffic Ticket Lawyer

Traffic tickets and traffic crimes can be serious: If you are convicted of a traffic crime such as Driving Under Restraintin Larimer County – Wellington, Fort Collins or Loveland, you could lose your job, and be unable to provide a home for yourself or your family. You rely on your driver’s license for getting to …

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Have you been charged with witness or victim crimes in Larimer County? Read more about these charges and how an experienced attorney can help protect you.

Witness and Victim Crimes in Fort Collins

Victims and witnesses can be key to a prosecution or defense’s case in Larimer, Grand, and Boulder County. Because of this, the law has put statutes in place, which allow both the prosecution and defense to have access to a witness or victim – free from any manipulation from the other side. Bribing a Witness, …

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