James Ahern

Susan Fuller & Associates, P.C.
19751 E. Mainstreet
Suite 270
Parker, CO 80138
(303) 840-1190
www.sfullerlaw.com


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.

As a deputy district attorney, James held the position of Arson Liaison for the 4th Judicial District Attorney's Office and was a member of the vehicular homicide and vehicular assault team.

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, Assaults, various domestic violence and other misdemeanor crimes, juvenile criminal matters, Sexual Assaults, Burglary, and other serious felony crimes. Finally, James has successfully helped numerous clients who have sustained personal injuries and has obtained hundreds of thousands of 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.

Areas of Practice

       
  • Criminal Defense
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  • Family Law
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  • Personal Injury
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  • DUI/Drunk Driving
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  • Litigation
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  • Mediation

Litigation Percentage

100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

Colorado, 2010

Education

University of Denver Sturm College of Law, Denver, Colorado
J.D.
University of Colorado
B.A. cum laude
Honors: With Distinction

Honors and Awards

National Trial Lawyers Association: Top 40 under 40, 2014The National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys: Top 10 under 40, 2015

Professional Associations and Memberships

Douglas and Elbert County Bar AssociationColorado Bar AssociationNational Trial Lawyers Association, Member, 2014 - PresentNational Trial Lawyers Association - Criminal, Member, 2014 - PresentNational Trial Lawyers Association - Motor Vehicle, Member, 2014 - Present