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
Search information about a variety of legal topics, including family and juvenile law, immigration, housing, health, employment, benefits, civil rights, and Native American issues. Information is available in Arabic, Chinese, Farsi, Punjabi, Russian and Spanish.
Colorado Online Court Brochures
The Colorado Judicial Branch offers brochures in English and Spanish on a variety of topics, including child support, civil court actions, restraining orders, traffic violations, juvenile delinquency and neglect, mediation, and small claims cases.
Colorado Court Self-Representation
View information about representing yourself in court without a lawyer.
Colorado State Law
View Colorado Court Rules, Statutes and Constitution and search by title or topic.
Colorado Supreme Court Library
The Colorado Supreme Court Library offers online legal research assistance, court rules, and self-help services.
Colorado Child Support Services
View information about Colorado child support enforcement programs, including how to start a child support case, establish paternity, calculate payments, and enforce orders.
Colorado Small Claims County Guide
The Colorado Judicial Branch provides a small claims handbook, as well as local fees, mediation requirements, and scheduling information by county.
Colorado Consumer Protection
The Colorado Attorney General's Office provides fraud and scam information, alerts and assistance, a consumer resource guide, and online fraud report forms in English and Spanish.
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 Guide for Citizens
View the Citizen's Guide to Colorado Water Law.
Water Court Rules
View the Water Court Rules of Court.
Sealing of Criminal Records
Information, instructions, and downloadable forms are provided for sealing Colorado arrest and criminal records.
Glossary of Legal Terms
Find definitions for common legal terms used in Colorado courts.
Colorado Multiple County Courts Self Help
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 list 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 County and Teller County Dispute Resolution
View information on alternative dispute resolution services 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, including monetary limits, preparation and procedural assistance, and answers to frequently asked questions.
Denver County Self-Help
Find procedural self-help assistance for accessing court records, sealing juvenile or criminal records, appealing court rulings, and protection filings.
Denver County Victim Resources
View a list of Denver County victim advocacy services with contact information and links to program websites.
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 appointments, and more.
Gunnison County - Courts Self Help Resources
Crested Butte Municipal Court Deferred Sentencing
View information about obtaining 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, an alternative to court litigation to resolve disputes in Jefferson County.
Larimer County - Courts Self Help Resources
Fort Collins Community Mediation Program
View information about the Fort Collins Community Mediation Program, which can help parties resolve disputes without going to court.
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.