Logo of the Colorado Criminal Defense Bar
The Colorado Criminal Defense Bar (CCDB) was founded on founded May 8, 1979. The CCDB is a group of criminal defense attorneys, private investigators, and experts who are dedicated to protecting the rights of the accused and is opposed to the death penalty.
The CCDB provides support and training to criminal defense attorneys throughout the State of Colorado.
The CCDB serves as a professional organization for Colorado criminal defense lawyers. It also works to reform the criminal justice system by giving its members a more unified voice.
The benefits of becoming a member of the Colorado Criminal Defense Bar include:
CCDB publishes a quarterly newsletter called "Rap Sheet" which is designed to give practical and useful defense oriented information to members of the Colorado Criminal Defense Bar. Click the animated magazine icon below to launch the latest CCDB Rap Sheet
The President's Council of the CCDB
The "President's Council" of the Colorado Criminal Defense Bar includes the former presidents of CCDB and is charged by the current President. The former presidents as listed as follows:
The Jonathan Olom Award
Established in 1985, the Jonathan Olom Award is presented annually by the CCDB to an outstanding member of the criminal defense community based on accomplishments of the previous year and throughout his or her career. This Award serves as a memorial to the remarkable Colorado defense attorney, Jon Olom.
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