Denver, Colorado Criminal Defense Attorney Securing Your Constitutional Rights

Passionate attorney protecting clients’ rights for more than 35 years
Since 1974, the Law Office of Jeralyn E. Merritt has been successfully defending individuals and businesses accused of serious federal and state drug offenses and white collar and financial crimes and handling related forfeiture proceedings. Jeralyn E. Merritt is a nationally renowned criminal defense attorney with more than 35 years of experience in Colorado and in courts throughout the country. As a lawyer who is consistently on the cutting edge of innovative trial strategies and defenses, she is a frequent lecturer at continuing legal education seminars and is a well-known national cable news legal analyst. She has a proven track record of passionately and effectively upholding her clients’ Constitutional rights. The Law Office of Jeralyn E. Merritt aggressively represents clients at all stages of criminal actions, including pre-indictment, grand jury, trial, appeal and post-conviction proceedings.

Confident approach produces the best possible outcomes for clients
Jeralyn E. Merritt is nationally recognized as AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, a testament to her:

  • Confidence — Backed by her strong history of awards and accomplishments, distinguished criminal defense attorney Jeralyn E. Merritt exudes confidence and is a persuasive, convincing advocate. Applying knowledge acquired and fine-tuned through more than 35 years of experience in high-profile cases, she aggressively defends your Constitutional rights.
  • Dedication— Jeralyn Merritt is compassionate and devoted to her clients. She understands the difficulties criminal defendants face in their personal and professional lives. She provides information about the law and how it applies to your case and is there to help you every step of the way towards the best possible outcome.
  • Focus— Attorney Jeralyn E. Merritt is a top achiever focused on winning. She works tirelessly and fights tenaciously in your defense. She is never intimidated and doesn’t back down under pressure.

Experienced attorney focused on drug offenses, white collar crime and forfeitures
The Law Office of Jeralyn E. Merritt provides effective criminal defense representation focused on the following practice areas:

  • Federal and State Drug Offenses — The Law Office of Jeralyn E. Merritt represents clients accused of serious federal and state drug offenses such as drug possession, trafficking, manufacturing, conspiracy and sale.
  • White Collar Defense — In her white collar defense practice, Jeralyn E. Merritt skillfully navigates the complexities of the federal court system to defend those who are under investigation or have been charged with white collar crimes such as embezzlement, fraud or tax evasion.
  • Criminal and Civil Forfeitures — Those accused of crimes may be subject to criminal or civil forfeiture of their property or assets. Jeralyn E. Merritt addresses these issues effectively, working to recover your property under the provisions of the law.

Contact a dedicated Denver, Colorado criminal defense attorney today.
Call the Law Office of Jeralyn E. Merritt at 303-837-1837 today to schedule a consultation, or contact the firm online.