Awards, Memberships, & Achievements

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DUIDLA Founding Member

Timothy Bussey is a founding member of DUIDLA, DUI Defense Lawyers Association, a group that provides education, support, and resources to the top DUI attorneys nationwide.

The National Trial Lawyers Top 100 – Civil Plaintiff

Attorney Timothy Bussey has been named in the top 100 civil plaintiff attorneys in Colorado by The National Trial Lawyers, who are committed to fostering excellence and diversity in the legal profession.

The National Trial Lawyers – Trucking Top 10

Attorney Timothy Bussey has been listed as a top-10 trucking accident attorney in Colorado by The National Trial Lawyers, an organization dedicated to identifying and promoting excellence in law.

Martindale-Hubbell Client Champion Gold

Martindale-Hubbell Client Champion Gold

Attorney Timothy Bussey has received a Gold Client Champion award from Martindale-Hubbell, which is a premier rating agency that’s been helping people find the right attorney since 1868. The prestigious Gold Award is granted to firms that receive reviews with an average score of 4.2 or higher.

Top 10 Trucking National Trial Lawyers in Colorado

Top 10 Trucking National Trial Lawyers in Colorado

Timothy R. Bussey, one of Colorado’s most distinguished criminal defense and personal injury attorneys, has been named as a Top 10 Trucking Trial Lawyer in Colorado by The National Trial Lawyers. This invitation-only honor recognizes Mr. Bussey’s knowledge, experience, and expertise in trucking liability law and the leading role that The Bussey Law Firm, P.C. plays in winning substantial settlements for people harmed by negligent truckers and the firms which employ them.

AIOPIA's "10 Best" in Colorado for Client Satisfaction

AIOPIA’s “10 Best” in Colorado for Client Satisfaction

The American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys™ has recognized Colorado attorney Timothy Bussey among 2018’s 10 Best Personal Injury Attorneys for Client Satisfaction.

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Top Attorney in Colorado

Top Attorney in Colorado

Mr. Bussey has been selected as a Top Attorney in Colorado by peer recognition for his professional achievements, as published in The Denver Post.

The National Trial Lawyers Association

The National Trial Lawyers Association

Timothy Bussey has achieved membership into The National Trial Lawyers Association. The organization named him a Top 100 Trial Attorney in Colorado. Membership is obtained through special invitation and is extended only to those attorneys who exemplify superior qualifications.

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Rated by Super Lawyers®

Timothy Bussey has been selected for membership by Super Lawyers®. The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.

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Rated "AV" by Martindale-Hubbell

Rated “AV” by Martindale-Hubbell

Timothy Bussey has received an “AV” rating by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest rating a legal professional can attain for ethical standards and professional ability. Ratings include Legal Knowledge, Analytical Capabilities, Judgment, Communication Ability and Legal Experience.

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Rated 10 Superb by Avvo

Rated 10 Superb by Avvo

Timothy Bussey is rated “10 Superb” by Avvo, a professional organization that rates Lawyers based on Experience, Industry Recognition and Professional Conduct.

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The Million Dollar Advocates Forum

Timothy Bussey is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, one of the most prestigious groups of trial lawyers in the United States. Membership is limited to attorneys who have won million and multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements. Fewer than 1% of U.S. lawyers have been granted membership.

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County and State Positions Held

Timothy Bussey has held positions in the Office of the District Attorney, Fourth Judicial District (El Paso and Teller Counties), as Deputy District Attorney. In addition, he is a former Teller County Office, Cripple Creek, Colorado, Sole Deputy District Attorney.

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United States Air Force

United States Air Force

Timothy Bussey has served as Captain, Active Duty Judge Advocate and Area Defense Counsel for the United States Air Force.

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Below, you may view all of Mr. Bussey’s certificates and awards that he has achieved since becoming a Colorado criminal defense attorney.

Mr. Bussey’s certifications include one to operate the Intoxilyzer 5000, as well as one to maintain the breath testing device. This device is comparable to the Intoxilyzer 500EN, which is used to prosecute breath cases in many states, including Colorado. Mr. Bussey also owns an Intoxilyzer 5000 device, which he keeps in his office.

In addition, Mr. Bussey has achieved Lead Counsel Rating in Drunk Driving Defense and Criminal Law – State Felony & Misdemeanor from the Lead Counsel Review Board.

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Certificate Operator-Intoxilyzer
Certificate Intoxilyzer
Certificate Intoxilyzer 9000
Certificate DUI Defense

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