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Fort Collins Criminal Defense & Family Law Attorneys

We Focus on People, Not Problems:

At Rachel A. Michael, LLC we know how quickly one wrong decision or a single false allegation can affect your life and your future. As a former prosecutor, Ms. Michael can help you navigate the criminal justice system in Northern Colorado to achieve a just result for you and your family. For nearly a decade, Rachel A. Michael has been advocating for those accused along the Front Range and beyond. As a Fort Collins criminal defense lawyer Ms. Michael's unique personal experience has provided her with a real world education on the law and the system. During law school, a close family member was accused of sexual assault and since then he has had ongoing and persistent contact with the law affecting him and the family.

The distinction between how the justice system should work and how it does work is not lost on Ms. Michael and she will provide aggressive and meaningful legal representation to you and for you. Rachel A. Michael, LLC believes in a collaborative effort to ensure your concerns are addressed, your fears are quashed and your path in life remains. Contact our office today to schedule a free initial consultation to discuss your criminal or family law matter in Fort Collins, Colorado.

Our Client Testimonials

  • “You are what all lawyers should be kind, considerate, and professional.”

    L. & Family

  • “Thank you for all your help during my divorce.”


  • “Honest and Sensitive”


  • “Ginger is awesome”

    B. H.

  • “You've given me a second chance, something I didn't think I would get when all of this started.”


  • DUI Defense Lawyer Association
  • Premium Member
  • Larimar County
  • Wyoming State Bar
  • Colorado Criminal Defense Bar
  • CBA SEction Membership
  • Top 40 Under 40 - The National Trial Lawyers

Trusted Legal Advocacy

For Divorce & Family Law Disputes

Some of the biggest challenges people face in their lives are sensitive family law disputes and high-stakes divorces. At Rachel A. Michael, we approach family law cases with deliberate carefulness to not stir up more conflict, but we are also always sure to do what is in the best interests of our clients. From pre-divorce planning to child custody agreements, you can lean on our legal team for all the legal advocacy and moral support you need during such a trying time.

Former Prosecutor Protecting Clients

If you have been charged with a serious crime like assault or drunk driving in Colorado, you need a legal advocate who can protect your rights against any opposition. We know how to secure favorable results, like not guilty verdicts, charge reductions, and case dismissals, even if you have prior marks on your criminal record. No matter the challenges involved in your case, our Fort Collins criminal defense lawyer can help you avoid conviction, keep your licenses, and rest easy again.

  • Former Prosecutor with Insights for Your Defense
  • National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 Under 40 in Colorado
  • Accessible & Responsive—We Return Calls and Emails Promptly
  • Affordable Rates & Student Discounts

Get Your Free Consultation

Call (970) 616-6668 or email us today to schedule a time to talk with our Fort Collins attorneys about your options.
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