Recent Awards

Dru Nielsen, Top 50 Women Colorado Super Lawyers, Top 100 Colorado Super Lawyers, Super Lawyers Magazine (2012-2021)
Iris Eytan, Top 50 Women Colorado Super Lawyers, Top 100 Colorado Super Lawyers, Super Lawyers Magazine (2014-2021)

Experienced Criminal Defense Attorneys in Colorado

Being investigated or charged with a crime is a lifechanging experience. The process can turn your life upside down. The police and prosecutors seem to have endless resources and time to destroy everything you have built and achieved.
At Eytan Nielsen LLC, we get it and we will fight!


We practice in every county in Colorado including but not limited to: Adams County, Arapahoe County, Boulder County, Broomfield County, Denver County, Douglas County, Elbert County, El Paso County, Gilpin County, Jefferson County, Larimer County, Pitkin County, Summit County, Teller County, and Weld County.

Full-Service Colorado Criminal Defense

Eytan Nielsen LLC is a Denver based criminal defense law firm that handles all types of criminal law cases, charges, and investigations in Colorado state courts. Iris Eytan and Dru Nielsen have successfully represented clients in Colorado district, county, and municipal matters defending cases ranging from petty offenses to misdemeanors to felonies including sexual assault and murder.


With years of criminal defense experience and successes, Iris Eytan and Dru Nielsen are a top choice for hard-hitting and effective criminal defense representation. They have tried hundreds of criminal cases in the state court system. Dru Nielsen and Iris Eytan went to law school to stand at the side of the accused and have fought tirelessly and passionately for years to protect their clients’ rights and preserve their freedom.

Success in Colorado State Criminal Defense Cases

Dru Nielsen and Iris Eytan go above and beyond for their clients. No stone is left unturned as attention to detail can make all the difference in a criminal defense case. From day one of representation, Dru Nielsen and Iris Eytan give honest assessment of their client’s situation. They provide support for their clients and stay focused on securing the best result possible.


Relying on deep knowledge of the criminal justice system, the Colorado criminal defense lawyers of Eytan Nielsen LLC can provide the best options for resolutions of a criminal defense case including rehabilitative programs, negotiation of charges, and plea deals for reduced or dismissal of charges.


Eytan Nielsen LLC attorneys represent clients at all stages of their criminal proceeding – investigation, arrest, arraignment, and trial.
The firm has provided representation in Colorado state court criminal cases including:

● All Colorado felony and misdemeanor offenses
● Murder
● Sexual Offenses
● Assault
● Burglary
● Child Abuse
● Computer Crimes
● Domestic Violence
● Drug and Narcotics Crimes
● Fraud
● Gun and Firearm Offenses
● Juvenile Cases
● Marijuana Crimes
● Prescription Drug Charges
● Property Crimes
● Robbery
● Theft
● Traffic Violations

The firm also has special experience in criminal competency cases and criminal cases involving mental health defenses, including “not guilty by reason of insanity”.


If you have been accused or questioned by the police, call Eytan Nielsen LLC today to schedule a free consultation.