Criminal Defense Attorney

Are you facing a serious criminal charge and don't know where to turn?

 You can count on me to stand by your side and fight for your rights. 

Pueblo Criminal Defense Attorney

Get Proper Legal Representation for Your Criminal Defense Case

Are you facing a serious legal problem? Do you need to protect your interests but don’t know where to turn? Going to court without appropriate help can result in a criminal record, high fines, probation, and even jail time. These can all be detrimental to your life and livelihood.

I am a Pueblo criminal defense with over 34 years of experience in fearlessly representing clients charged with serious criminal law offenses including DUIs and more, preceded by six years as a Deputy District Attorney where I learned learned how prosecutors and cops think and act, a tremendous advantage when fighting to protect the rights of my accused clients.

With an unparalleled reputation in the Pueblo, Colorado area and a proven track record of success, my client-centered law firm takes into account your best interests and specific needs. I inform you of all available options while striving for the best-case situation.

Contact me today to discuss your case.

As a virtual, client-centered attorney, my law firm specializes in Criminal cases including: DUI, Assault, Domestic Offenses and more.

Criminal Defense Services

Sexual Assault

The issue of valid consent is far from black and white, and the criminal justice system takes sexual assaults extremely seriously.

I research the full story and facts involved with your case to ensure you are fairly and accurately represented.

Domestic Offenses

Domestic offenses can wreak absolute havoc in a family with its impact being severe. The consequences range from getting a criminal record, jail time, separation, and more.

Whether innocent or guilty, I will help you navigate the legal process and discuss all of your options available.


The consequences of being found guilty of driving under the influence include a criminal record, loss of driving privileges, increased insurance premiums, and possible career and travel implications.

When you are facing these serious repercussions, you need a DUI attorney you can trust that compassionaltely and effectively represents your DUI case.

Criminal Negligence

Criminal negligence is the failure on the part of a person on whom a duty is placed to take reasonable steps to prevent a certain bad outcome from happening.

If you are facing criminal negligence charges, I advise you of your rights, and strive to make the entire process as efficient and effortless as possible on your part.


A strategically sound course of action when dealing with a fraud charge could mean the difference between a sentence of imprisonment or something much less severe.

My experience and skills help to ensure a fair representation of the facts involved in your particular case, and uncover inconsistencies that can contribute to a positive outcome.

Firearm Offenses

Illegal firearms possession is the most common firearms-related criminal charge and is a hybrid offense with the potential to be pursued seriously.

Getting adequate representation to handle your case is crucial to getting the best outcome. You can trust in me to advise you of your rights and fight for you.

Youth Charges

When a young person is charged with a criminal offense, there are many more procedural safeguards put in place to protect their rights as compared to adults.

My job is to let you know what your rights are, and what options are the best for your case.

Why Choose the Law Office of Matthew Scott Martin?


I focus on both current and potential new clients by making your client journey experience more effortless and efficient. From your initial consultation to client intake, to helping you navigate the legal system, my top priority lies in satisfying your personal needs and preferences.

40+ Years of Experience

With my range of experience and our dedication to achieving the best outcome, my law office has successfully defended all manners of criminal charges with integrity, creativity, and tenacity. I am dedicated to using my expertise to get you the fairest hearing and optimal results.

Affordable Pricing

Actual fees vary depending on the complexity of the case however we pride ourselves on offering fair and transparent pricing. We can also set up flexible payment terms that suit you. I you fear you cannot afford a criminal defense attorney, please do not hesitate to contact me to discuss your options.

Schedule a Free Consultation

Get in touch with the top criminal attorney in Pueblo, Colorado today for a free consultation regarding your criminal charge. Your initial inquiry is free and your information will be kept confidential.

Hear from My Clients

I’ve successfully fought for the rights of many people facing criminal charges in Pueblo and throughout Southern Colorado.

See what my satisfied and grateful clients have to say about their experience.

Client Success Stories

These testimonials or past results do not constitute a guarantee, warranty, or prediction regarding the outcome of your legal matter.