Background and Experience
Rhidian Orr is the owner of The Orr Law Firm, L.L.C. He received his J.D. from the University of Denver College of Law in 2000, His MBA in 2002 and his B.A. from the University of Denver in 1994. He is a graduate of Gerry Spence’s Trial Lawyers College and Terry MacCarthy’s Cross Examination training. He has been recognized as a “Super Lawyers Rising Star” in 2011 and 2012 and a Super Lawyer in 2014 and 2015.
In 2014, Mr. Orr was given the distinguished honor of being AV Preeminent® Rated which is the highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards. The AV Preeminent® Rating is the pinnacle of professional excellence earned through a strenuous Peer Review Rating process that is managed and monitored by the world’s most trusted legal resource, Martindale-Hubbell.
Mr. Orr has dedicated his entire practice to DUI and Criminal Traffic Defense and thus is trained as a practitioner and an instructor in standardized field sobriety tests (SFSTs) in accordance with standards set forth by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). He is also trained in the operation of the Intoxilyzer 9000, has trained extensively in Gas Chromatography and is also Drug Recognition Expert (DRE) Overview certified.
He is a lifetime member of the Colorado Criminal Defense Bar, the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Gerry Spence's Trial Lawyers College and NORML. Rhidian is a former Colorado state delegate (2013-2014) and a Sustaining Member for the National College for DUI Defense.
Mr. Orr is also a Faculty Member for the National College for DUI Defense and Trial Skills University. Adding to his resume, Mr. Orr is now a Charter Member and former Board Member for the DUI Defense Lawyers Association and was named a Top 100 Trial Lawyer in 2014.
Mr. Orr has also coauthored and published the Colorado DUI Survival Guide (2013) and authored a chapter in the Inside the Minds: Navigating DUI Drug Cases (2012). Along with his recent professional publications, Mr. Orr is regularly invited to be a guest lecturer at CLE's and DUI Defense Seminars across the country and at the University of Denver, Sturm College of Law and the University of Colorado College Of Law on DUI defense strategies and techniques.
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