J. Adam Beckman

J. Adam Beckman

Highlands Ranch, Colorado
720-344-4827 (Direct)

Adam is a deeply talented and dedicated attorney. He truly cares about his clients and the outcome of their cases. Adam is creative in his approach to legal situations and couples that skill with an active knowledge of the applicable law to work towards the best result possible. Adam has frequent court appearances all across Colorado and is truly "in the trenches," fighting for his clients. He is a real advocate and comes highly recommended for your criminal or family law needs.

Adam began his legal career at the 10th Judicial District Attorney's Office, as a Deputy District Attorney.  While at the DA's office Adam gained valuable court room experience prosecuting misdemeanor and felony cases. In 2007 Adam left the DA's office to pursue  private practice where he applies the skills he learned to successfully defend hundreds of clients charged with serious crimes across Colorado.

Since 2007 Adam has practiced in divorce and child custody matters on a regular basis.  Given the emotionally charged nature of divorce and child custody cases it is not unusual for allegations of domestic violence or other serious criminal charges to arise.   With Adam you have a trusted advocate that can help you navigate the complex intersection of divorce and criminal law.

Get information on a seminar he participated in here: Landlord-Tenant Law: From Lease to Eviction - (Sterling Education Services - Colorado Springs, November 2, 2016)

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Law
  • Family Law
  • Child Support
  • Child Custody
  • Protection Orders
  • Prenuptial Agreements
  • Sealing of Criminal Records

Litigation Percentage

  • 95% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Colorado, 2005
  • U.S. District Court District of Colorado, 2013


  • University of Akron School of Law, Akron, Ohio
    • J.D. - 2005
  • University of Rochester
    • B.S. - 2001

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Colorado Criminal Defense Bar, 2007 - 2014
  • Colorado Bar Association, 2007 - 2014

Past Employment Positions

  • The Law Firm of Dennis A. Lacerte, Associate Attorney, 2007 - 2014
  • 10th Judicial District Attorney's Office, Deputy District Attorney, 2005 - 2007


  • Delta Upsilon