If you have been charged with a felony or a misdemeanor in Colorado Springs, the experience and legal savvy of your criminal defense attorney can make all the difference in the outcome of your case. At the Law Offices of Murphy and Price, we have the legal experience and the aggressive defense tactics you deserve. We have experience defending military service members in the military, civilian, and federal court systems, as well as tourists and immigrants.

Tune into our criminal defense attorney blog to learn everything you need to know about criminal defense in Colorado Springs. If you or a loved one is facing criminal charges, contact Murphy & Price, LLP for superior criminal defense.  

  1. What to Do When You Are Under Arrest

    When the red and blue lights are flashing and you find yourself face to face with law enforcement, it could be for a variety of reasons. Perhaps you are being detained for questioning or you were witness to a crime, or perhaps you are being charged with a crime yourself. However it comes to be that you find yourself under arrest, there are a few things that you can do to make the process better an…Read More

  2. How Social Media Can Hurt Your Criminal Defense Case

    Have you ever met someone, be it a potential new mate, friend, babysitter, or coworker, and to find out more about this new person, you peruse their social media account to get to know more about them? We have all heard about employers who do the same thing to get a feel for the character of potential new employees. Well, law enforcement and lawyers do the same thing when they are building a case …Read More

  3. Why You Should Hire A Private Attorney Instead Of A Public Defender

    Have you found yourself in a situation where you need to hire legal representation to work on behalf of you? Perhaps you are facing some criminal charges or were caught drinking and driving and got charged with a DUI. Either way, there are immense benefits to hiring a DUI or criminal defense attorney to represent you and work on your case. In criminal cases there are two types of legal representat…Read More

  4. What Are Your Lawyer’s Responsibilities?

    When you hire a lawyer, chances are you’re in a situation where you need the guidance and assistance of a legal professional. Perhaps you have found yourself facing some criminal charges, or you were caught driving while under the influence, and have chosen to work alongside an attorney throughout the duration of the legal battle. The reason you hired a lawyer was because you wanted to increase …Read More

  5. Can Snapchat Be Used Against You In A Court Case?

    In a previous blog post, we discussed how social media can affect you in court and how it can actually be used against you in a DUI case. While it is easy to assume that our social media usage is for our eyes only and that it isn’t accessible by law enforcement, this isn’t the case whatsoever. In certain scenarios, your social media usage can be used as strong evidence against you. While it ca…Read More

  6. The Benefits Of Hiring A Criminal Defense Lawyer

    Finding yourself in a criminal situation and facing criminal charges can be a stressful, intimidating experience, to say the least. In a situation like this, you may be feeling a variety of emotions, including confusion, fear, guilt, and distress (and outrage if you face false charges and are innocent) as you wonder what the next steps are in the legal process are. We believe that everyone has the…Read More

  7. What To Expect From A Criminal Defense Attorney

    If you have found yourself in an unfortunate situation where you could be facing a large amount of time in prison, you’re going to want to be working with an experienced criminal defense lawyer. Investing in the legal assistance that you need is only going to benefit you in the long run, even though you may be in the midst of legal and financial trouble. You might be wondering what you can expec…Read More

  8. What Is A Plea Bargain?

    If you have found yourself in the midst of legal trouble and facing criminal charges and uncertain jail time, you may be wondering if you should hire a criminal defense lawyer to work on your case. You’ve come to the right place. Working alongside an attorney who is dedicated to your specific legal situation has many, many benefits. From saving you money in the long-run, to alleviating the charg…Read More

  9. How Your Social Media Can Affect Your DUI Case

    It’s a Saturday night and you’ve just left a small party at your friend’s house. The party wasn’t out of control, but you drank some wine. Actually, a lot of wine. You know you probably shouldn’t drive home, but your house is just fifteen minutes down the road and you think you’ll be able to make it. As you’re driving down the dark and empty roads, you pull out your phone, open up yo…Read More

  10. An Overview Of The Deceptive Use Of Ski Facilities

    Colorado is one of the best states to go skiing. With the beautiful Rocky Mountains, energetic resorts, and adorable mountain towns, you’ll be able to enjoy a weekend or a long week of snow sports and fun. If you’re a tourist - or even a local - you probably don’t know all about the Colorado Ski Laws. If you’re a tourist, you’re probably wondering why there are ski laws, but these laws p…Read More