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Elaine Esther Lukic

Elaine Esther Lukic

Criminal Defense, Specializing in Domestic Violence, DUI and Sex Crimes
  • Criminal Law, DUI & DWI, Domestic Violence...
  • Colorado, Florida, New York, Pennsylvania
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Former Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault Prosecutor; 17 years experience in criminal law; “high rate of acquittals/dismissals” for domestic violence cases. Nationally recognized for her work in domestic violence defense, and has obtained acquittals/dismissals in several high profile sex assault cases.

Listed in: Who’s Who in Top U.S. Criminal Defense Attorneys; Who’s Who in American Criminal Lawyers. Book award, Trial Workshop, (Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Dec. 1996); book award, Advanced Trial Workshop, (Thomas M. Cooley Law School, May 1997). Referenced by SEC in development of new regulations, “Money Laundering in the Securities Industry,”. Published dissertation Georgetown University Law Center, 1997. Author, “Intradiction and U.S. Drug Policy in International Marijuana Cases” (Georgetown University Law Center, 1998). Moot Court, Law Review, Thomas M. Cooley Law School.

Registered Investment Advisor; ADV, SEC, Alexandria, Virginia October 1989. New York, New York Series G-S; NYSE, June 1986; S-63, Interest Rate Options S-5; S-24, General Securities Principal, Nov. 1988. Former Vice President, Merrill, Lynch, New York. Associate Vice President, Shearson, American Express (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania).

Recommended by Equal Justice Foundation, Former Prosecutor of domestic violence/ sex assault, Federal grant under Federal Violence Against Women Act. Experienced in DEA forfeiture cases, felony drug cases.

The University of Denver Sturm College of Law
LL.M. (2002) | Masters of Law, federal taxation
Honors: graduated cum laude
Georgetown University Law Center
LL.M. (1998) | criminal procedure, securities regulation
Honors: graduated with distinction, published, Money Laundering in the Securities Industry, Georgetown Law Review
Activities: internship SEC, assisted in drafting of money laundering regulations in the securities industry; author Intridiction and Legalization of Marijuana, 1998, Barry McCaffrey, Drug Czar, Georgetown Law Center course study
Thomas M. Cooley Law School
J.D. (1997)
Honors: graduated cum laude, book award trial workshop 1996, book award advanced trial workshop 1997, 9 Certificates of Achievement, honor roll
Activities: Law Review, Moot Court,
Professional Experience
The Law Offices of Elaine E. Lukic
- Current
Deputy District Attorney
12th JD DA Office
Articles & Publications
"Intradiction and US Drug Policy in International Marijuana Cases." Exhaustive and successful criminal trial experience, reverse/sentences, Georgetown University Law School, May 1998
Nationally Ranked Top Ten Attorney Award
National Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys
Top 10 Female Trial Lawyer
National Women Trial Lawyers
Top Criminal Lawyer
Americal Legal Institute
peer review and nomination
10.0 rating, Superb
Superb rating, 2015 Clients Choice award
Top 10 client satisfactiion DUI in America
American Institute of DUI Attorneys
Top 100 Trial Lawyers in America
The National Trial Lawyers
Top 10 best criminal lawyers in America
American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys
Top 25 Criminal Trial Lawyers in America
Criminal Trial Lawyers
Lead Counsel rated
Lead Counsel Institute
peer review and nomination for excellence in criminal law
Professional Associations
Florida Bar Association
Activities: criminal law division
Palm Beach County Bar Association
- Current
Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (FACDL)
- Current
Palm Beach Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
- Current
Eastern Pennsylvania Bar Association
- Current
National Women Trial Lawyers
- Current
New York State Bar # 4530176
- Current
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
- Current
First Judicial District Bar Association
- Current
Activities: criminal division
Continental Divide Bar Association
- Current
Colorado Criminal Defense Bar
- Current
Teen Challenge 180/Rocky Mountain Division
- Current
American Bar Association
- Current
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New York
Federal Circuit
U.S.. Tax Court
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Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law
  • DUI & DWI
  • Domestic Violence
  • White Collar Crime
  • English
Social Media
Websites & Blogs
Elaine Lukic's Website Profile
The Law Offices of Elaine E. Lukic Website
Lakewood Criminal Defense Law Blog
Contact & Map
The Law Offices of Elaine Esther Lukic Main Office
200 Union Blvd
Lakewood, CO 80228
Telephone: (303) 809-3425
Summit County Office
307 Main St
Frisco, CO 80443
Telephone: (970) 668-3222
Fax: (303) 569-2233
Village Square Professional Park
800 Village Square Crossing Suite 120
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410
Telephone: (561) 656-2024
Cell: (303) 809-3425
Fax: (561) 656-2041