Jonathan M. Abramson

Jonathan M. Abramson

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Transportation & Maritime Attorney in Denver, CO

Kissinger & Fellman, P.C.
 | 3773 Cherry Creek North Drive, Denver, CO 80209
Phone: 303-320-6100
Fax: 303-327-8601
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2019 - 2020
Selected To Rising Stars: 2009 - 2012
Licensed Since: 1997
Practice Areas:
  • Transportation/Maritime (40%),
  • Civil Rights (40%),
  • Civil Litigation: Defense (20%)
    Attorney Profile

    Jonathan M. Abramson is a partner at Kissinger & Fellman, P.C. He graduated in 1994 with a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor and obtained his Juris Doctor from the University of Denver College of Law in 1996. Following several years as an associate attorney, Jonathan became a partner at the Firm in 2007.

    Jonathan’s civil practice focuses primarily on the representation of truck drivers and trucking companies in accident cases and the defense of law enforcement and municipalities in §1983 civil rights cases. Over his career, Jonathan has achieved successful results in defending trucking accident cases and §1983 civil rights cases ranging from low level injury cases to those involving catastrophic injuries or death. Jonathan’s career began as a federal and state criminal defense trial lawyer.  Jonathan regularly appears in municipal, county, and district court in Colorado and the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado. He has written publications for The Colorado Lawyer including Handling Criminal or Traffic Citations Issued to Commercial Driver, which was published in February 2011 and Challenging Federal Wiretaps in December 2005. Jonathan has also given presentations such as Preventability Determinations: Purpose, Discoverability and Admissibility, Transportation Lawyers Association, 2016 Annual Conference, April 28, 2016: Collateral Consequences Associated with Criminal or Traffic Citations Issued to Commercial Drivers, Colorado Motor Carriers Association, March 20, 2013; Handling Criminal or Traffic Citations Issued to Commercial Drivers, Colorado Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Seminar, 2012; Ethical Issues at the Scene of a Catastrophic Accident at the Transportation Lawyers Association, 2009 Chicago Regional Seminar and Recent Trends Involving the Law of Arrest, Search and Seizure at Lorman Business Center, Inc. in August 2006.

    Jonathan is a member of the Transportation Lawyers Association(Committee on Casualty Litigation, Co-Chair) , the Trucking Industry Defense Association, Defense Research Institution (“DRI”), the Colorado Bar Association, Denver Bar Association, the Faculty of Federal Advocates, and the Colorado Criminal Defense Bar. In 2009, 2010, and 2011, Jonathan was recognized as a Rising Star by Law & Politics’ Colorado Super Lawyers, a list representing the top 5% of Colorado Attorneys. In 2016 he was recognized as a Top Lawyer in Transportation Law by 5280 Magazine.

    About Jonathan Abramson

    Admitted: 1997, Colorado

    Professional Webpage: http://www.kandf.com/jonathan-abramson/

    Honors/Awards:

    • Top Lawyer in Transportation Law, 5280 Magazine, 2016
    • Rising Star, Colorado Super Lawyers, 2011
    • Top Lawyer in Transportation Law, 5280 Magazine, 2017
    • Rising Star, Colorado Super Lawyers, 2009
    • Rising Star, Colorado Super Lawyers, 2012
    • Rising Star, Colorado Super Lawyers, 2010

    Bar/Professional Activity:

    • Colorado Bar Association; Denver Bar Association; American Bar Association-Criminal Justice Section; Faculty of Federal Advocates; Colorado Criminal Defense Bar

    Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

    • Collateral Consequences Associated with Criminal or Traffic Citations Issued to Commercial Drivers , Colorado Motor Carriers Association, 2013
    • Preventability Determinations: Purpose, Discoverability and Admissibility , Transportation Lawyers Association,  Annual Conference, 2016
    • Defending Criminal or Traffic Citations Issued to Commercial Drivers, The Transportation Lawyer, October , 2011
    • Truth or Consequences: Handling Ethical Dilemmas, Presenter, Forum For Motor Carrier General Counsel's, ATA Litigation Center, 2009
    • Ethical Issues at the Scene of a Catastrophic Accident, Presenter, 2009 Chicago Regional Seminar, Transportation Lawyers Association, 2009
    • Recent Trends Involving the Law of Arest, Search and Seizure, Presenter, Lorman Business Center, Inc., 2006
    • Challenging Federal Wiretaps, Author, The Colorado Lawyer, 2005
    • Handling Criminal or Traffic Citations Issued to Commercial Drivers, Author, The Colorado Lawyer, 2011
    • Handling Criminal or Traffic Citations Issued to Commercial Drivers, Colorado Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Seminar, 2012

    Industry Groups

    • Colorado Criminal Defense Bar
    • Faculty Of Federal Advocates
    • Transportation Lawyers Association
    • Trucking Industry Defense Association
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    Office Location for Jonathan M. Abramson

    3773 Cherry Creek North Drive
    Denver, CO 80209

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    Last Updated: 10/28/2019

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