Jonathan R. Booker

Jonathan R. Booker

Director of Criminal Law
Denver, Colorado
(303) 536-5134
(303) 893-6116

Jonathan Booker graduated with his B.A. in International Relations from Michigan State University, and obtained his Juris Doctor in 2010 from the University of Toledo College of Law.

Upon graduation, Jonathan began his legal career in Colorado, initially specializing in the area of international matrimonial law, representing parents of internationally abducted children. Jonathan's practice led him to successfully litigate multiple Hague Abduction matters before the United States District Court of Colorado.

In 2011, Jonathan joined the law firm of Hernandez & Associates, P.C., and focused his Colorado practice in the field of criminal defense. Jonathan considers criminal defense an opportunity to pursue justice, and assist individuals in navigating the complex judicial system. Jonathan represents his clients with the highest degree of professionalism, guided by obtaining the most favorable results possible.

Jonathan's education, personal and professional experiences motivate his desire to seek justice as a trial attorney. He has successfully represented numerous clients confronted with complex jury trials. Jonathan is a true litigator, capable of successfully trying the most difficult criminal jury trials.

Jonathan is also an active member with the American Bar Association, and is the current Vice-chair of the ABA Task Force on International Family Law. At the local bar association level, Jonathan regularly volunteers in the community to provide the public with access to pro-bono legal services and counseling.

Jonathan's amenable disposition also promotes a strong relationship of trust and respect between clients and himself.

Year Joined Firm

  • 2011

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Defense
  • DUI
  • Drug Charges
  • Assault
  • Sex Assault
  • Fraud
  • Traffic Violations
  • Child Abuse
  • Immigration Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Colorado, 2010
  • U.S. District Court District of Colorado, 2010


  • University of Toledo College of Law, Toledo, Ohio
    • J.D.
    • Law Review: University of Toledo Law Review, Technical Editor, 2008 - 2010
  • Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan
    • B.A. - 2007
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Major: International Relations


  • Sharia Law, American Bar Association, 2012

Honors and Awards

  • CHBA, Individual Community Service Award, 2018

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association International Family Law, Vice Chair, 2011 - 2013
  • American Bar Association, Active Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Family Law International, Associate Attorney, 2010 - 2011

Pro Bono Activities

  • San Juan Diego Pro Bono Legal Clinic, 2012 - 2013