Meet Our Attorney
Meet Our Attorney
Conor P. Stewartson is a distinguished private attorney, recognized for his exceptional expertise in family law and criminal defense. A respected member of the Colorado Bar, Conor’s legal career has been marked by a relentless pursuit of justice and unwavering dedication to his clients. With a passion for advocating for the rights of individuals and a proven track record in the courtroom, Conor is a true advocate for those in need.
Early Years and Education
Conor Stewartson’s journey into the legal profession began at the University of Colorado, where he pursued his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, graduating cum laude in 2013. His academic excellence was further complemented by his active involvement in extracurricular activities, including serving as the Class of 2016 Treasurer and excelling as a member of the Mock Trial National Team. Conor’s commitment to public service was duly recognized with a Pro Bono Distinction.
Driven by his passion for the law, Conor continued his education at the University of Colorado, earning his Juris Doctor degree in 2016. Throughout his legal studies, he consistently stood out as a dedicated student, culminating in his recognition as a Carrigan Cup Mock Trial Finalist in 2015.
Conor Stewartson’s legal career has been marked by a series of remarkable accomplishments and contributions to the field of law. He commenced his legal practice at the Colorado State Public Defender’s Office, where he gained invaluable experience handling a wide array of complex cases, including homicides, sex assaults, and organized crime. Conor’s unwavering dedication led him to manage a substantial caseload of 150 to 200 felony cases concurrently, all while maintaining strong relationships with colleagues, district attorneys, and judges.
As a Senior Deputy Public Defender, Conor not only excelled in the courtroom but also played a pivotal role in mentoring and training junior attorneys, helping them navigate the challenging transition from misdemeanor cases to serious felony matters. His leadership and commitment to justice left an indelible mark on the office.
In his pursuit of excellence, Conor later joined the esteemed Burnham Law as an Associate Attorney. Here, he showcased his legal acumen by managing complex estate divisions and child custody determinations across the State of Colorado. His courtroom prowess became evident as he secured several “Not Guilty” verdicts for clients facing charges of Attempted Murder and bank robbery. Conor’s colleagues regarded him as the go-to attorney for last-minute, emergency legal matters, a testament to his reliability and expertise.
A Commitment to Clients and Community
Conor Stewartson’s legal career has been characterized by his unwavering commitment to his clients and community. He consistently manages over 60 family law and criminal cases simultaneously, ensuring that each client receives the personal attention and dedicated representation they deserve. Conor’s passion for justice extends to indigent clients, as he maintains a contract with Colorado Alternate Defense Counsel to provide conflict-free counsel to those in need.
Outside of the courtroom, Conor has made a significant impact on the legal profession by developing novel legal strategies, mentoring aspiring attorneys, and contributing to the growth of the legal community in Colorado Springs.
Conor Stewartson’s impressive litigation skills, dedication to ethical practice, and commitment to client success make him an invaluable asset to his clients and the legal field. He continues to seek opportunities for intellectual growth, career advancement, and the application of successful and ethical business strategies in his legal practice. Conor Stewartson is not just a lawyer; he is a tireless advocate for justice, a mentor to emerging legal talents, and a pillar of the Colorado legal community.
Conor P. Stewartson is an esteemed attorney with a rich legal background, now proudly serving as an integral member of Thomas & Ahnell, LLC, where his exceptional skills and commitment to justice continue to benefit clients across family law and criminal defense matters.
Recognitions & Awards
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