Terrence O'Connor began his practice in the Vail Valley in 1979. Mr. O'Connor was born in Little Rock, Arkansas, December 31, 1951, and was admitted to the Kentucky Bar in 1977 and the Colorado Bar in 1979. He received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Louisville Law School and his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Kentucky.

Since 1979, Mr. O'Connor has practiced criminal defense in the United States District Court, Denver, Colorado; Colorado district and county courts in Eagle, Summit, Pitkin, and Garfield Counties; and Vail, Breckenridge, and Aspen municipal courts. Mr. O'Connor is among the few Western Slope attorneys who have been approved by the State of Colorado as Alternative Defense Counsel in capital offense cases.


  • University of Kentucky, B.A., 1973,
  • University of Louisville School of Law, J.D., 1977


  • Kentucky, 1977
  • Colorado, 1979

Practice Areas:

  • Criminal Defense

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