Firm News & Recognition

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Our most recent press…


Feedback on Eytan Nielsen’s Seminar “Sex, Booze, and The Law” November 13, 2019


Eytan Nielsen, LLC. Listed in 10th Edition of Best Law Firms for Tier 1 Criminal Defense in Colorado


Iris Eytan Named Law Week Colorado’s 2019 “Barrister’s Best Criminal Defense Lawyer”


Iris Eytan Authors Law Week Colorado Article, “Sending Your Sons to College? The Title IX Process Might Send Them Home.”


Iris Eytan Quoted in Law Week Colorado Article, “Decision Clarifies Colorado’s Criminal Rape Shield Statute.”


HIGH SCHOOL BOYS: Know Your Rights. Be Smart. Avoid Jail.


Iris Eytan Quoted in Westword Article Titled, “Jeffrey Epstein’s Apparent Suicide Echoed in Colorado Jails”


Iris Eytan featured in Super Lawyers Article, “How You Can (and Can’t) Get Out of a Subpoena.”


Denver Criminal Defense Attorney Dru Nielsen’s Case Covered in Law Week Colorado Article Titled, “Case of the Year goes to Clemency Grant Over Life Without Parole Sentence”


Denver Criminal Defense Lawyer Iris Eytan Interviewed by Law Week Colorado in Article Titled, “Competency Litigation Concludes With Consent Decree”


Iris Eytan and “Jail Wait” Litigation Team Earn 2019 Colorado Lawyers Committee’s Team of the Year Award


Colorado Criminal Defense Attorney Iris Eytan Interviewed by Law360 in Pro Bono Spotlight


Competency Litigation Concludes With Consent Decree


Iris Eytan Interviewed in Pueblo Chieftain Article Titled, “CMHIP Deal Lauded; It’s Designed to End Backlog of Treating Defendants”


Iris Eytan Quoted in Gazette Article, “Colorado Agrees to Overhaul System for Evaluating, Treating Mentally Incompetent Criminal Defendants”


Iris Eytan Quoted in Pueblo Chieftain Article Titled, “Pact Reached on CMHIP Backlog Involving Criminal Defendants”


Iris Eytan’s Case Covered in Denver Post Article Titled, “Colorado, Disability Advocates End 8 Years of Legal Battles Over Long Waits for Court-Ordered Mental Health Treatment”


Iris Eytan Interviewed in Colorado Public Radio Article, “State Agrees To $10 Million In Fines, Overhaul of How It Handles Mentally Ill In Jail”


Press Release: Multifirm Litigation Team Enters into Consent Decree to Settle Decade-Long Battle To Protect Thousands in Colorado With Mental Illness


Iris Eytan and Dru Nielsen Named in the Top 50 Women Colorado Super Lawyers and Top 100 Colorado Super Lawyers for 2019


Colorado Criminal Defense Attorney Iris Eytan and the Jail Wait Team Settle Landmark Case


Eytan Nielsen Representation of Coleman Stewart listed on National Registration of Exonerations


Iris Eytan and the Jail Wait Team not giving up to get help to the broken mental health system


Dru Nielsen (1997) – University of Colorado Law Featured Alumni


Eytan Nielsen achieves dismissal in East High School case


Eytan Nielsen LLC named 2019 Top Lawyers by 5280 Magazine


Nielsen part of team that succeeds in release of Curtis Brooks from life in prison


Iris Eytan’s decade-long and tireless fight for Colorado’s Mentally Ill


Douglas County’s cynical investigation of Tyler Sanchez


Eytan Nielsen bears down on prosecution to dismiss felony charges against innocent client framed by Boulder Police


Eytan Nielsen LLC Named a Tier 1 Colorado “Best Law Firm” in Two
Practices Areas by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® in 2019


Eytan Nielsen fight to have felony charges dropped against innocent client framed by Boulder Police


Iris Eytan highlights man’s 8-year prison plight in U.S. District Court


Colorado faces a crisis with the mentally ill in jail


Iris Eytan tells Judge ‘jail is no place for the mentally ill’


Associated Press article covers Dru Nielsen prevailing in the Colorado Supreme Court


Dru Nielsen and her team prevail in the Colorado Supreme Court


“What they’re doing is irreparable harm to individuals,” said Iris Eytan


Iris Eytan quoted in on 10-year fight to
stop mentally ill from being warehoused in prisons


Iris Eytan and Dru Nielsen included in the 25th Edition of
The Best Lawyers in America© for 2019.


Iris Eytan quoted in a CPR story highlighting the ongoing mistreatment of
mentally ill people in our state


Iris and her team once again suing the State of Colorado for their mistreatment of thousands of people with mental illness


Jail is not a mental health facility


Colorado Public Radio: listen to Allison Sherry’s follow up on the fate of SB18-252 at the Capitol


Colorado Public Radio: Iris Eytan interviewed on State pushing for longer treatment window for mentally ill


Iris Eytan and Dru Nielsen Named to 2018 Colorado Super Lawyers List


Iris Eytan written up in Best Lawyers Magazine 2018


Denver Post: Eytan discusses Colorado’s ongoing backlog of mental competency evaluations and the unjust effects on the mentally ill

Our most recent accolades…

Eytan and Nielsen listed among Top 50 Women Colorado Super Lawyers, Top 100 Colorado Super Lawyers, Super Lawyers Magazine for 2020
Eytan and Nielsen listed in The Best Lawyers in America® 2021 – Criminal Defense: Non-White Collar (Nielsen) and Criminal Defense: General Practice (Eytan).
Eytan and Nielsen selected as Top Lawyers In Denver & Beyond by 5280 Magazine for 2020.
Eytan Nielsen, LLC, listed in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Law Firms in America© for Colorado Criminal Defense: General Practice and White-Collar for 2020

In other News…

We have also been interviewed and featured in several news and media publications

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