Norm Thom

Norm Thom

Norm Thom

Colorado Springs, CO

719-578-1183 or 303-795-0662



Norm Thom was born in Pensacola, Florida. His father was a Naval officer and the family traveled extensively. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University in 1972 with a Bachelor of Arts in Social and Behavioral Sciences. He received his Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Colorado Law School in 1975. He worked for the Colorado State Public Defenders office for five years and was in charge of the 4th Judicial District office before entering private practice in 1981. Norm and Bobby formed Daniel & Thom, P.C. in 1986.

Norm has been married for over forty years and has three children. His oldest child is severely disabled. He has a daughter who is currently in law school at the University of Denver and an adult son residing in Las Vegas, NV. He has always been unselfish in devoting his time to the needs of his family, his clients and his community. He enjoys playing golf and his time as coach and mentor of high school mock trial students. He has served on numerous non-profit boards and community organizations.

Criminal Defense
DUI Penalties
DUI Traffic FAQ


Areas of Practice:

100% CriminalAll FeloniesAll MisdemeanorsDUI/Traffic Defense


Bar Admissions:

Colorado, 1975U.S. District Court District of Colorado, 1975



University of Colorado School of Law, Boulder, Colorado,
J.D.Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland,
Major: Social and Behavioral Science


Representative Cases:

People v. Wilson, 43 Colo. App. 68, 599 P.2d 970
(Colo. App. 1979)


Bath v. Colo. Dept. of Rev., 758 P.2d 1381
(Colo. App. 1988)


People v. Gennings, 808 P.2d 839
(Colo. 1991)


Wunder v. Colo. Dept. of Rev., 867 P.2d 178
(Colo. App. 1993)


People v. Cascio, 932 P.2d 1381
(Colo. 1997)



The Honorable Donald Campbell

Former Chief District Court JudgeBill McClellan

Former Chief Probation Officer

4th Judicial DistrictSharon Chapman

About an AlternativeMarty Sanders

Sanders & Associates, P.C.Bruce Buell

Colorado Lawyer Trust Account Foundation

Ed Gleason, Rothberger Johnson & Lyons LLP

Steve Ezell, Buell & Ezell

LLPMark Cohrs, Cohrs Investigations


Professional Associations and Memberships:

El Paso Cournty Bar Association- Past President

Colorado Bar Association

The Resource Exchange Community Center Board of Directors

Colorado Criminal Defense Bar

Colorado Springs DUI Defense Bar

National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Ben Wendelken Inn of Court


Past Employment Positions:

Colorado State Public Defender’s Office, Deputy Public Defender In Charge of Colorado Springs Office,


Pro Bono Activities:

Past Trustee, El Paso County Bar Association

Juvenile Community Placement Review Board

Past President & Current Board Member, Resource Exchange

Mock Trial Coach and Mentor for High School Students (1998 and 2001 Mock Trial Colorado State Champions)

Ecumenical Christian Legal Services of Colorado Springs Volunteer Atty



Sigma Phi Epsilon