Hon. R. Michael Mullins (Ret.)

Michael-Mullins720 South Colorado Blvd.
South Tower, Suite 1020
Denver, Colorado 80246

P: 303.597.4000

F: 303.597.4001


Arbitrator / Mediator

Judge Mullins proudly served on the District Court bench of the Second Judicial District (Denver, Colorado) for over 25 years. After his retirement in 2016, Judge Mullins joined Martinez Law Group, where he provides mediation and arbitration services to clients in need of practical, thoughtful and effective dispute resolution.

Prior to his appointment to the bench in 1990, he practiced in the Denver Trial Office of the Colorado State Public Defender and served in both the Litigation Section of the Colorado Attorney General’s Office and the Division of Hearing Officers. He also spent several years in private practice specializing in worker’s compensation, criminal, and administrative law.

As a Denver judge for over 25 years, Judge Mullins presided over numerous high profile and complex civil and family law cases. His mediation philosophy is to ensure that all parties feel respected and heard; his role as a mediator is heavily influenced by his decades as a judge presiding over hundreds of jury trials.

He is available to mediate disputes involving:

  • Family / domestic law
  • Negligence and tort, including personal injury
  • Construction defect
  • Business and contractual disputes
  • Employment law
  • Non compete and trade secret disputes
  • Legal and medical malpractice


  • J.D., University of Colorado Law School
  • B.S., Aerospace Engineering, Saint Louis University

To inquire about mediation or arbitration before Judge Mullins (Ret.), please contact us at ADR@mlgrouppc.com or 303.597.4000.