Carlos Migoya

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Criminal Defense Attorney in Denver, CO

Shazam Kianpour & Associates, P.C.
 | 190 East 9th Avenue, Suite 420
Denver, CO 80203
Phone: 720-432-5291
Selected to Rising Stars: 2011 - 2017
Licensed Since: 2004
Practice Areas:
  • Criminal Defense (70%),
  • Criminal Defense: DUI/DWI (30%),
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (0%)
Languages Spoken:
  • English,
  • Spanish
Attorney Profile

Representing people across Colorado, including those in the Denver area, Carlos Migoya handles cases involving all aspects of criminal law. As an attorney at Shazam Kianpour & Associates, P.C., he advocates for clients who have been arrested or those who are under investigation. His caseload includes matters such as the following: felonies, misdemeanors, domestic violence, burglary, traffic citations, DUI, assault and sex crimes.

Mr. Migoya graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in History in 2000 from Florida State University. He then earned a Juris Doctor in 2004 from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law, where he was a moot court competition participant and was given the American Jurisprudence award for receiving the highest grade in his lawyering in Spanish course.

Active in the legal community, Mr. Migoya is a member of the Colorado Criminal Defense Bar, the American Bar Association, the Colorado Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division, the Denver Bar Association and the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association. He is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado.

Devoted to litigation, Mr. Migoya knows the key players in Colorado’s criminal justice system. Before entering private practice, he served as a state defender. Fluent in Spanish, he has helped thousands of people reach a resolution, either through providing counsel, negotiating with prosecutors or securing dismissals and acquittals.

Outside his practice, Mr. Migoya is highly involved in the community as a volunteer with Project Safeguard, an organization devoted to reducing domestic violence. He is also on the board of directors for WeeCycle, which provides infant gear for low-income families.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Criminal Defense (70%): Criminal Law, Felony, Misdemeanor, Sex Offenses, Traffic Violations, Criminal Domestic Violence

Criminal Defense: DUI/DWI (30%): DUI/DWI

Personal Injury - General (0%)

Focus Areas

Criminal Defense: Criminal Law, Felony, Misdemeanor, Sex Offenses, Traffic Violations, Criminal Domestic Violence

Criminal Defense: DUI/DWI: DUI/DWI

Selections

top-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 7 years

Rising Stars: 2011 - 2017

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About Carlos Migoya

Admitted 2004, Colorado

Professional Webpage: http://www.shazamlaw.com/Attorneys/Carlos-A-Migoya-Jr.shtml

Honors and Awards:

  • Colorado Super Lawyer Rising Star, 2011-2014

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Colorado Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division, Chair-Elect, 2012
  • Colorado Bar Young Lawyers Division Executive Board Member, 2010
  • Young Lawyers Division, Chairman
  • Colorado Trial Lawyers Association
  • Colorado Criminal Defense Bar
  • CBA Leadership Training Program (COBALT), 2011
  • American Bar Association
  • U.S. District Court District of Colorado, 2008
  • Colorado, 2004
  • Member, Denver Bar Association
  • Member, Colorado Bar Association

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Project Safeguard Volunteer
  • Community Law Nights in Denver

Educational Background:

  • Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, B.A., Honors: Senator - Florida State Student Government, Honors: Member - Florida State Rugby, Honors: Knight - Sigma Nu Fraternity, Major: History, 2000
Office Location for Carlos Migoya

190 East 9th Avenue
Suite 420
Denver, CO 80203

Phone: 720-432-5291

 

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Last Updated: 1/26/2017

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