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Criminal Law Qualifications
Criminal Law Qualifications
  • Bar Admission: Colorado, 2017
  • Colorado Trial Lawyers Association Member
  • Colorado Criminal Defense Bar Member
  • DUI Defense Lawyers Association
  • National College of DUI Defense Member
  • Trial Lawyers College Graduate

Reid DeChant

DUI Defense Lawyer Association
Colorado Criminal Defense Bar
National College for DUI Defense
Colorado Trial Lawyers Association
Trial Lawyers College
National Trial Lawyers Top 40
Justia 10 Rating
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Why You Can Trust DeChant Law With Your Defense

Reid is a dedicated legal professional with a unique journey in the realm of criminal justice. Born and raised in the city of Scottsdale, Arizona, he kick-started his academic journey by earning a Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice from Arizona State University.

Venturing further into the world of law, Reid relocated to Denver, Colorado, where he pursued his passion for legal expertise at the University of Denver. It was during his time in law school that he began to refine his trial advocacy skills, a journey that led him to become a distinguished member of the National Trial Team.

Mr. DeChant’s commitment to client-focused representation and trial advocacy continued to grow during his tenure at the Colorado Public Defender’s Office, where he passionately defended the rights of the accused. He firmly believes in taking any case to trial when a favorable resolution seems unattainable, and his dedication extends to regularly attending trial advocacy trainings across the nation to ensure he possesses the most effective tools for his clients.

Reid DeChant
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Recognizing that clients often approach him during some of the most challenging moments in their lives, Mr. DeChant prioritizes transparency and honesty. He refrains from making promises he cannot keep and instead offers unvarnished truths. When you consult with Mr. DeChant, expect an honest assessment of your situation, empowering you to make informed decisions about your case.

His overarching mission is to explore every conceivable avenue to secure the best possible outcome for each client, regardless of the circumstances. Mr. DeChant’s track record speaks for itself, with successful negotiations that span the legal spectrum, from first-degree homicide to traffic tickets. When you entrust your case to Mr. DeChant, you are gaining an unwavering advocate dedicated to safeguarding your rights and achieving the best possible resolution.

Satisfied Client Stories
I really appreciate you and what you did in trial for me. I want you to know how much I truly appreciate you and the work you did from start to finish. I can't express how thankful I am that you are who you are and what you did. I… Chase Client
Reid got 3 possible charged dropped down to a driving ticket for me. No classes, no community service, and most of all no real stress because he guided me through the entire case and showed up to the trial with everything already handled with the DA. Hopefully you never need… Alicia Client
Reid kept me informed and confident during my case. Plus his humanity to understand the details of what I had to go through shined through. Thanks for all your help Reid David Client
Reid did a fantastic job on my DUI case. He fully advocated on my behalf and was willing to take the case to trial, which my previous attorney was not. Highly recommend. Adam Client
Reid was fantastic! He helped me through a DUI that I got in August of 2022! Anything and everything was handled by him and he kept me up to date with everything and made the whole process very simple! Definitely took a load of stress off my shoulders. He also… Ryland Client
Very satisfied with the Dechant legal representation. Impressed how prepared and confident he handled my case. Absolutely impressed by Reid Dechant as a trial lawyer. I was acquitted of my charges. I would recommend Dechant law to others. Donita Client
Reid worked diligently to resolve two matters for me successfully. He was extremely responsive and organized throughout. It was a relief to have his assistance during a very challenging time. I am still shocked by one the results that Reid helped acheive. Recommend for anyone in need of a trustworthy… Scott Client
Hands down the best lawyer in town. Always prompt and professional. He definitely saved my bacon. Stop looking around and retain him now. Chris Client
Reid was super helpful, and very informative with me. He helped me get the best possible outcome! I couldn’t have asked for anyone better, trust the process and let them handle it for you. Kaleb Client
Incredible. The most thoughtful and intelligent attorney I have ever worked with. Very transparent every step of the way. Realistic about outcomes and really just all around felt like he had my best interest at heart the entire time. Tareh Client