About Patterson S. Weaver III
Patterson Weaver is an experienced trial attorney dedicated to providing his clients with first-class personalized service and excellent outcomes. As a former felony prosecutor, Mr. Weaver tried cases ranging from DUIs to felony Crime of Violence cases, with an outstanding rate of success. Now in private practice, Mr. Weaver utilizes his experience as a tough former prosecutor to effectively and passionately defend clients in all manner of criminal cases, including DUIs, domestic violence cases, misdemeanors, felonies, and civil protection orders.Mr. Weaver has a strong background in Criminal Law. While still a prosecutor, Mr. Weaver became one of the few attorneys in Colorado to try and win an evidentiary "Shreck" hearing on the admissibility of Drug Recognition Expert (DRE) testimony in Colorado. For his efforts, the Pikes Peak Region DUI Taskforce awarded Mr. Weaver the Complex Prosecution Award. In fact, the Colorado District Attorney's Counsel still uses the transcript of this hearing in training young Deputy District Attorneys in Colorado to try Driving Under the Influence of Drugs (DUI-D) cases. This extensive background in the investigation and prosecution of DUI-D cases is an invaluable asset to Mr. Weaver as he works to defend his DUI clients. Mr. Weaver's accolades are not limited to his time as a prosecutor. As a student at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law, Mr. Weaver worked to build an impressive foundation in trial practice and negotiation. Mr. Weaver was honored to be selected to participate on the ABA Mock Trial Team, AAJ Mock Trial Team, NACDL Mock Trial Team, and the ABA Negotiations Team. Mr. Weaver also acquired quite a number of intra-school honors, most notably winning the Hoffman Cup Mock Trial Competition, DU Law's most prestigious competition. In 2009, the student body of the University of Denver Sturm College of Law honored Mr. Weaver as the Most Outstanding Barrister.While Mr. Weaver's background is largely in the area of Criminal Law, Mr. Weaver has recently expanded his practice to include Wills, Estate Planning, Probate, and Landlord-Tenant Law.Mr. Weaver offers free initial consultations in all of his practice areas, and would be honored to discuss with you how he can help with your situation.