Yujin Choi joined FeganScott as an associate in 2023 after previously serving as a deputy district attorney for the Denver District Attorney’s Office. She supports case work across the firm’s practice areas, with a focus on sexual abuse and assault.
In her role with the Denver District Attorney’s Office, Yujin specialized in felony domestic violence crimes, crimes against children, including physical and sexual assaults and deaths, felony traffic offenses and bias motivated crimes. She prosecuted hundreds of misdemeanor and felony crimes and tried over 30 jury trials. Some of her responsibilities included investigating and filing criminal charges, litigating motions, preparing cases for trial, and advocating for survivors and their families throughout the entire criminal justice system.
Yujin earned her Juris Doctor from the Sturm College of Law at the University of Denver with a concentration in advocacy. Throughout her studies, she served as a legal intern for the Colorado Attorney General’s Office Criminal Justice Section, Denver District Attorney’s Office County Court Unit and Family Violence Unit, and the Honorable Morris B. Hoffman of the Colorado Second Judicial District. She received a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology, as well as a Bachelor of Science degree in communication from Boston University.
- United States District Court for the District of Colorado
- Practicing law since 2019
- Experienced in sexual abuse and assault cases and jury trials
- Enjoys painting, indoor rock climbing and Pilates in her free time
- Fluent in Korean and enjoys learning new languages
- Fashion model since 2012