Professional management of every case and personal attention to every Shimon Kohn, P.C. client is guaranteed.OUR PHILOSOPHY stems from the belief that our clients deserve exceptional service, ethical treatment and aggressive representation. Established by Shimon Kohn in 2003 after leaving the 4th Judicial District Attorney’s Office, Shimon Kohn, P.C. is dedicated to serving the DUI and criminal defense needs of the accused in the Pikes Peak region. OUR EXPERIENCE in dealing with police and prosecutors gives Shimon Kohn, P.C. a substantial advantage in collecting information, negotiating plea bargains, or proceeding to a jury trial. We know that your participation in the legal processes it critical to your defense. So, to effectively represent you, we invest the time to translate “legalese” into clear definitions and make sure you and/or your family understands the charges and your options moving forward. OUR ADHERENCE to a strict code of ethics guarantees your ethical treatment in all matters. Our commitment to aggressive representation of clients means gaining their trust through executing everything we do with integrity. We believe effective representation does not require ethical compromise, and our reputation for creative and aggressive representation proves it. Successful representation does require a thorough understanding of the law and meticulous preparation. Beyond academic credentials and legal experience, Shimon Kohn, P.C. invests in continuing legal education and training to ensure that our knowledge of Colorado law is current and accurate. OUR FOUNDER, Attorney Shimon Kohn has concentrated his practice in the area of criminal defense since 2003. Prior to establishing Shimon Kohn, P.C. he worked as a Deputy District Attorney in El Paso and Teller Counties prosecuting felony, misdemeanor, and traffic crimes. Shimon Kohn was also previously assigned as a special prosecutor in Pueblo County.
- Graduated from the University of South Florida in 1992 with a B.S. in Finance and Cleveland Marshall College of Law in 1999 with Juris Doctorate degree.
- Admitted to the Colorado Bar in 2000
- Admitted to the Federal Bar in 2003
- Member of the Colorado Bar Association, El Paso County Bar Association, and the Colorado Criminal Defense Bar (CCDB)
- Member of National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL)
Below is a look at just some of the specific types of cases that the Colorado Springs criminal defense lawyers at Shimon Kohn, P.C. handle.
Because charges associated with violent crimes can come with some of the most severe penalties upon conviction, these are some of the most important cases that people will need to defend themselves against. At Shimon Kohn, P.C., our attorneys have extensive experience and a track record of success when it comes to defending our clients against various types of violent crimes charges, including (but not limited to):
- Murder, homicide and manslaughter charges
- Assault charges, including both first-degree and second-degree assault charges
- Aggravated robbery charges
- Other violent crimes charges.
Drug offense charges can damage a person’s reputation, career and future, especially if these charges allege illegal activities with large amounts of illegal drugs and/or more dangerous narcotics (like Schedule I or Schedule II drugs). At Shimon Kohn, P.C., our lawyers are skilled at helping people build the strongest possible defense against an array of drug offense charges, including (but not limited to) those associated with:
- Drug possession charges
- Drug distribution charges
- Drug trafficking charges
- Marijuana crimes charges.
Sex crimes charges are among the most highly stigmatized criminal charges a person can face, making it especially important to start building a strong defense against these allegations as soon as possible. The Colorado Springs criminal defense attorneys at Shimon Kohn, P.C. are effective at mounting a formidable defense against various types of sex offense charges, including (but not limited to) those associated with allegations of:
- Sexual assault, including sexual assault on a child
- Sexual exploitation of a child
- Unlawful sexual contact
- Failure to register as a sex offender
- Other sex offenses.
In addition to providing superior defense representation to people accused of various types of violent crimes, drug crimes, and sex offenses, some of the other types of felony cases that we have a record of successful resolving include (but are not limited to) those associated with:
- Arson charges
- Weapons charges
- Identity theft charges
- Kidnapping charges
- Stalking charges
- Theft, burglary and other property crimes charges.
For misdemeanor criminal cases, our Colorado Springs criminal defense lawyers can provide people who are facing any of the following allegations with the highest quality of legal services:
Our superior defense services are not limited to adults who are accused of crimes. We also can also build the strongest possible defense for juveniles accused of various offenses, regardless of whether these charges are filed in juvenile court or the adult criminal justice system.