Kent Joseph Leier



Kent J. Leier is a former Deputy District Attorney that now represents those accused of crimes.  He has received the presigous AV rating from Martindale Hubble which is awarded to less that 4% of all attorneys and he has been named one of the Top 40 Under 40 criminal defense attorneys in Colorado.
Mr. Leier began his legal career as an attorney for Colorado Legal Services. During his tenure with Colorado Legal Services, he represented citizens throughout all of Northern Colorado in divorce cases, highly contentious child custody disputes, and all other areas pertaining solely to family law.
After working for Colorado Legal Services, Mr. Leier served as a prosecutor for the Weld County District Attorney’s Office. As a County Court prosecutor, he successfully handled thousands of DUI cases, Driving Under Revocation cases, assaults, domestic violence cases, and traffic violations. As a District Court prosecutor, he handled thousands of drug cases; ranging from simple possession to distribution. Mr. Leier has also had the honor of serving as a member on the Weld County Drug Court treatment team. Over the course of his career, he has handled every type of criminal case from speeding to 1st Degree Murder. He believes his experience as a prosecutor gives his clients an edge because he can communicate effectively with the prosecution to get the best possible outcome for his clients.

Payment
Fees:

Fixed (sometimes), Free consultation (60 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Contact info
The Leier Law Office, LLC

110 E Oak St Ste 220
Fort Collins, CO, 80524-7164

Office (970) 644-6221

License
CO Active 2005 06/16/2016
MT Inactive 2006 07/16/2015

Awards
Top 40 Under 40 Criminal Defense Lawyers in Colorado The American Society of Legal Advocates 2014
Superb Rating Avvo 2013
AV Peer Review Rating Martindale-Hubbell 2013
Outstanding Dedication to Indigent Population Montana Legal Services N/A

Work experience
Managing Attorney The Leier Law Office, LLC 2013 – Present
Deputy District Attorney Weld County District Attorney’s Office 2007 – 2013
Legal Intern Colorado Legal Services 2005 – 2005
Attorney Colorado Legal Services 2005 – 2007
Legal Intern Montana Legal Services 2004 – 2005
Legal Intern Missoula County Attorney’s Office 2004 – 2005
Legal Intern Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation 2003 – 2003

Education
United States Department of Justice Trial Techniques School N/A Graduate 2008
National Institute for Trial Advocacy N/A Graduate 2007
University of Montana School of Law Law JD – Juris Doctor 2005
University of North Dakota N/A Bachelor of Arts 2001

Speaking engagements
Sigma Phi Epsilon Member Education Law Enforcement Contact 2013
Alpha Gamma Rho Fraternity Member Education Law Enforcement Contact 2013

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