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Melissa Garscin

Melissa Garscin

Two decades of experience fighting criminal charges in Colorado
  • Criminal Law, DUI & DWI, Domestic Violence...
  • Colorado
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Melissa Garscin is a criminal and DUI Attorney with more than 20 years of experience defending criminal cases in Colorado. Melissa Garscin is a Colorado native and a graduate of Colorado State University where she earned her Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and Criminal Justice. In 1998, she earned her Juris Doctorate from the University of Denver, College of Law. She is a member of the Colorado Bar Association, the Denver Bar Association and is licensed to practice law in the Colorado State and the U.S. District Courts.

Melissa started her law career as a trial attorney with the Colorado State Public Defender's Office. Melissa's criminal defense experience ranges from murder, assault, violations of the Colorado Organized Crime Control Act, sex crimes, DUI, domestic violence, drug cases and traffic violations. Melissa is an experienced litigator and trial attorney having tried more than 100 cases in different jurisdictions in Colorado.

In addition to her extensive courtroom experience, Melissa has earned a valuable spot in the community for her volunteering work as a member of the Juvenile Services Planning Committee in Jefferson County. For her contributions as a lecturer at the Brighton Chamber of Commerce Law Day. As well as, for participating as a guest lecturer at many schools in the area, including Golden High School, Brighton High School and Lukas Elementary School in Westminster.

Over the years, Melissa has earned the reputation as a tough litigator who zealously represents her clients while maintaining the highest degree of professionalism.

The University of Denver Sturm College of Law
J.D. (1998)
Colorado State University
B.A. (1992) | Sociology with an emphasis in Criminal Justice
Professional Experience
Senior Managing Attorney
Colorado Legal Defense Group
- Current
Sole Practitioner
Garscin Law
- Current
The Law Offices of D.R. Jones
Inman Flynn Biesterfeld & Brentlinger P.C.
Senior Attorney
Brighton Regional Public Defenders office
Trial Attorney
Office of the Public Defender – Jefferson & Adams Cou
Speaking Engagements
Guest lecturer at Lukas Elementary School in Westminster
Guest lecturer at Golden High School
Guest lecturer at Brighton High School
Guest lecturer at Brighton Chamber of Commerce Law Day
10 Best Attorneys for Client Satisfaction
American Institue of Criminal Law Attorneys
10 Best Attorneys
American Institue of Criminal DUI/DWAI Attorneis
Professional Associations
State Bar of Colorado # 30171
Juvenile Services Planning Committee in Jefferson County
Volunteer Attorney
First Judicial District Bar Association
Colorado Criminal Defense Bar Association
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Flat Fee Retainers
Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law
  • DUI & DWI
  • Domestic Violence
  • Juvenile Law
  • Traffic Tickets
  • White Collar Crime
  • English: Spoken, Written
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Contact & Map
Garscin Law P.C.
130 W 5th Ave
Denver , CO 80204
Telephone: (303) 502-9663
Garscin Law P.C.
2801 Youngfield St. Ste. 300
Golden, CO 80401
Toll-Free: (303) 205-8495