Colorado Self Help and Legal Research
This page provides information about Self Help and Legal Research resources in Colorado.
Links are grouped by those that cover courts statewide, for multiple counties, and then by individual county.
Colorado - Statewide Courts Self Help
Colorado Legal Information
View information about legal topics, including families and children, housing, consumer, elder law, health, benefits, employment, civil rights, business law, immigration, juvenile, taxes, and Native American issues.
Colorado Online Court Brochures
Obtain Colorado Court information in English and Spanish on a variety of topics, including child support, civil cases, restraining orders, traffic violations, juvenile delinquency, mediation, small claims court and more.
Colorado Court Information about Self-Representation
View information for individuals representing themselves in court without legal counsel.
Colorado State Law
Search Colorado Court Rules, Statutes and Constitution.
Colorado Supreme Court Library
Online services include legal research links and information about library services.
Colorado Child Support Services
The Colorado Child Support Enforcement Program offers information and services related to child support, including how to start a child support case, establish paternity, enforce orders and calculate payments.
View information about electronically filing court documents in civil cases in District and County courts.
Colorado Small Claims County Guide
View information on local rules for small claims by county, including additional fees and whether mediation is required.
Colorado Consumer Protection
The Colorado Attorney General's Office offers information about many types of fraud and scams, a Consumer Resource Guide, fraud alerts and tips, and online fraud report forms.
Colorado Foreclosure Prevention Resources
View resources for preventing foreclosure in Colorado, including local housing counseling agencies, a state hotline, and links to legal aid providers.
Water Court Guide For Non-Attorneys
View a guide on water court proceedings written for non-lawyers.
Colorado Water Law
View the Citizen's Guide to Colorado Water Law.
Water Court Rules
View updated Water Court Rules of Court.
Water Court Rules
View Court Rules for all Colorado Water Court Divisions.
Colorado Sealing of Criminal Records Information
View instructions and download forms for the sealing of Colorado arrest and criminal records.
Glossary of Legal Terms
View definitions of common legal terms. A link to probate terms is also available.
Colorado Multiple County Courts Self Help
El Paso and Teller County Legal Resources
List of El Paso and Teller County legal help and pro se resources.
El Paso and Teller County Self Help
View self help information on forms, services and information for use in the Counties of El Paso and Teller.
7th Judicial District Court Mediation
View information on mediation services available for District Court cases in Delta, Gunnison, Hinsdale, Montros, Ouray, and San Miguel Counties. A link to a roster of mediators is provided.
El Paso and Teller County Domestic Violence Help
View information on services available to victims of domestic violence in El Paso and Teller Counties.
El Paso and Teller County Dispute Resolution
View information on alternative dispute resolution options in El Paso and Teller counties.
Denver County - Courts Self Help Resources
Denver County Court Small Claims
View information about small claims cases in Denver County Court.
Denver County Court Traffic Cases
View information about traffic cases in Denver County Court including how to pay or dispute a ticket, use of attorneys, photo enforcement citations, and an online motion to plea by mail.
Denver County Self Help
View Denver County self help information for records access and sealing, bonds, appeals, protection orders, legal research, small claims, and subpoenas.
Denver County Victim Resources
A list of Denver County victim advocate programs including victim assistance, victim services, disability services, immigration and children's services.
Denver Probate Court Information
View answers to frequently asked questions about Denver Probate Court including how to probate an estate, where to find help, guardianship and conservatorship, and more.
Denver Probate Court Procedure and Jurisdiction
View Denver Probate Court's jurisdiction, policies, and procedures. Links are in the left column.
El Paso County - Courts Self Help Resources
Colorado Springs Municipal Court Self Help Center
View Colorado Springs Municipal Court Self Help Center resources, including links to frequently asked questions, information about legal terminology, forms, and court interpreters.
Gunnison County - Courts Self Help Resources
Crested Butte Municipal Court Deferred Sentencing
View information about seeking a deferred sentencing agreement with the Town Attorney of Crested Butte.
Jefferson County - Courts Self Help Resources
Jefferson County Mediation Services
View information about mediation, which provides an alternative to court litigation in Jefferson County.
Larimer County - Courts Self Help Resources
Fort Collins Municipal Court Mediation
View information on Fort Collins Municipal Court mediation.
Mesa County - Courts Self Help Resources
Mesa County Court Self Help Information
Search Mesa County self help links regarding parenting classes, divorce and custody information.
Mesa District and County Court Mediation
View information on Mesa District and County Court mediation.
Pueblo County - Courts Self Help Resources
Pueblo County District Attorney Programs and Services
The Pueblo County District Attorney's Office offers information about its Diversion Program, victim compensation, victims' rights, and answers to frequently asked questions about criminal procedure. Links are in the left column.