James Ahern

Susan Fuller & Associates, P.C.
19751 E Mainstreet Ste 270
Parker, CO 80138

James is an experienced and skilled trial lawyer. Prior to joining Susan Fuller & Associates, P.C., James was a Deputy District Attorney for the Fourth Judicial District in El Paso County, Colorado. As a former deputy district attorney, James has extensive trial experience. While working as a deputy district attorney, James successfully handled and tried numerous felony and misdemeanor cases including, but not limited to, First Degree Murder, Aggravated Robbery, First Degree Arson, Vehicular Homicide, Aggravated Motor Vehicle Theft, First and Second Degree Assault (Crime of Violence), Cultivation and Possession of Marijuana, Felony Eluding, DUI/DWAI, and countless Domestic Violence cases.

Since joining Susan Fuller & Associates, P.C. James has focused his practice in all areas of family law, criminal defense, and personal injury. In this capacity, James has successfully handled numerous complex and high asset divorce matters. In addition, James has handled and successfully defended numerous clients with charges including, but not limited to, DUI/DWAI, Assault, various domestic violence and other misdemeanor crimes, juvenile criminal matters, Sexual Assaults, Burglary, Embezzlement, and other serious felony crimes. James has also successfully assisted numerous clients who have sustained personal injuries where he has obtained over a million dollars in civil settlements for his personal injury clients.

James completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Colorado at Denver where he graduated Cum Laude and With Distinction. He then attended the University of Denver Sturm College of Law where he received his Juris Doctorate in 2010. James presently resides in Douglas County, Colorado with his wife, Brittany, and their three lovely children.

Bar Admissions
Colorado, 2010

University of Denver Sturm College of Law, Denver, Colorado
University of Colorado
Honors: cum laude
Honors: With Distinction

Honors and Awards
National Trial Lawyers Association: Top 40 under 40
The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100
Super Lawyers Colorado Rising Stars
Professional Associations and Memberships
Douglas and Elbert County Bar Association
Colorado Bar Association
National Trial Lawyers Association, Member, 2014 to Present
Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, Member, 2014 to Present
Past Employment Positions
4th Judicial District Attorney's Office, Deputy District Attorney, 2010 to 2012


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