Downtown Larimer Office: (303) 872-0084
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Amanda K. Becker

Amanda K. Becker



(303) 872-0084

“Kudos to Amanda!! She is an amazing, assertive, yet still down to earth attorney, and I am so glad to be represented by her in court!”

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Amanda K. Becker, Esq.

Criminal Defense
Juvenile Law and Defense
Dependency and Neglect.

Colorado State University B.A. Foreign Languages and Literature
University of Denver College of Law J.D.

Amanda K. Becker defends the rights of clients accused of committing crimes —both through plea negotiations and, when necessary, representing clients during trial. Amanda believes in the rights of the accused and ensuring each person is defended zealously and competently.

Amanda earned her Juris Doctor from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law. Prior to attending law school, Amanda earned a B.A. in English Literature and a B.A. in Spanish from Colorado State University.  She interned for the Hon. William Robbins at the Denver District Court, has been a dedicated pro bono attorney for the Rocky Mountain Immigrant Advocacy Network, and has worked with Friends of Animals’ Wildlife Legal Program.

Amanda uses her education and her experience to represent the accused in criminal cases, and to help parents in dependency and neglect matters.  Amanda tackles a wide variety of criminal cases, including defending clients accused of violating municipal ordinances, misdemeanors, and serious felonies. Amanda has defended clients in very serious matters including attemped homicide, sex assault, armed robbery, and Colorado Organized Control Act (Racketeering) cases.

Amanda maintains a passion for nature and for wildlife. She has experience in natural resources law, environmental law, and administrative law.  As a Colorado native, Amanda has always been concerned with the inhabitants of Colorado – both its people, and its wildlife. In the case of Colorado wildlife, Amanda has volunteered to work towards improving the lives of area animals both wild and captive.


Colorado Criminal Defense Bar
Colorado Bar Association (“CBA”)
Denver Bar Association
Natural Resources & Energy Law Section of CBA
Environmental Law Section of CBA.

Colorado and North Dakota (Inactive)

Spanish – Limited working proficiency



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News & Blog

Amanda Becker Gets Client’s Drug Felonies Dismissed

Denver – Muhaisen & Muhaisen, LLC criminal defense attorney Amanda Becker researched the law, analyzed the evidence, and concluded that
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Colorado’s Good Samaritan Law

The Colorado Good Samaritan law provides immunity for persons who suffer or report an emergency drug or alcohol overdose event.
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I have to pay…..WHAT? Court Costs/Fee and Surcharges vs. Fines for Crimes vs. Restitution

You’ve just been sentenced in a criminal case and received a sentence to probation, community corrections, or department of corrections
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Amanda Becker at Thanksgiving Giveaway

Muhaisen &Muhaisen, LLC attorney Amanda Becker (green shirt) joined fellow members of the Sotamayor Inn of Court, including the Honorable
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Police at my door: what should I do?

Your home is your proverbial castle. Do not be intimated by the police or other agents. Know your rights. No
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Can a person move to another state after she or he has been sentenced to probation or parole in Colorado?

ICAOS, the Interstate Compact for Adult Offender Supervision provides for the orderly transfer of probation or parole supervision from one
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Can a person use legalized marijuana if she or he is sentenced to probation in Colorado?

You cannot use recreational marijuana while on probation in Colorado. Whether you can use medical marijuana depends on your situation.
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