Colorado Legal Defense Group attorney Melissa Garscin, Of Counsel, was raised in Colorado native and graduated from Colorado State University with a BA in Sociology and Criminal Justice. In 1998, she received her JD from the University of Denver, College of Law.
Melissa began her career as a trial attorney with Colorado State Public Defender's Office for a decade before turning to private practice. She amassed vast experience as a litigator and trial attorney with more than 50 trials under her belt. She defends clients against all types of criminal charges including murder, drunk driving, domestic violence, assault, violations of the Colorado Organized Crime Control Act, rape, and drug cases.
Melissa has practiced in the areas of criminal defense, construction litigation, landlord-tenant litigation and family law. Melissa has earned the reputation as a tough litigator who zealously represents her clients while maintaining the highest degree of professionalism.