Denver Justice Center

About the Project

The Denver Justice Center represents a new courthouse building and detention facility building located in the heart of the historic Civic Center District. The Denver Justice Center courthouse includes 35 courtrooms and space for related users, including the district attorney, city attorney, clerks of the courts, public defender, probation offices, jury assembly, jury commissioner, and temporary inmate holding. The detention facility building also provides a fully functional, multi-custody jail facility for pre-sentenced individuals.

Quick Facts

  • Location Denver, CO
  • Client City and County of Denver
  • Industry Government + Justice
  • Line of Business Construction
  • Completion Date June 2010
  • Duration 40 months
  • Contract Value $ 296,790,000
  • Sustainability Gold: Courthouses | Silver: Detention
  • Square Footage 758,000 SF



  • McGraw-Hill Mountain States Construction Magazine – Top 2010 Project Overall – Colorado and Wyoming
  • McGraw-Hill Mountain States Construction Magazine – Top Government/Public Building Project
  • Associated General Contractors, Colorado, Silver Award – Project of the Year (Over $60 Million) General Contractor



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