I am in my 20th year practicing law in the wonderful State of Colorado. I have spent... more
I am in my 20th year practicing law in the wonderful State of Colorado. I have spent all of those years in our courtrooms, travelling across the state to fight for clients in personal injury and family law (divorce and post-divorce) matters. I work as an adjunct professor at both of Colorado's law schools, and I travel around the nation teaching advocates how to stand up before judges an... view profile
As an avid outdoors person, I love to camp, country dance, fish, and horseback ride.... more
As an avid outdoors person, I love to camp, country dance, fish, and horseback ride. I am truly proud to call myself a Colorado Native. I attended Colorado State University, receiving my Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science, with a minor in Spanish. I furthered my education by receiving my Juris Doctorate degree at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law (DU). During my time ... view profile
Immigration law has always interested me, because both of my parents immigrated to... more
Immigration law has always interested me, because both of my parents immigrated to this country. I enjoy working with interesting people from around the world who seek to establish lives in this country that gave an opportunity to my own family. I also enjoy working as a criminal defense attorney, helping to protect one of the fundamental principles that defines America -- that a person ... view profile
General practice attorneys perform a wide range of legal services but usually do not focus on a single area of the law. You will usually find a general practice lawyer in a small town, but big cities have them as well. You might consider a general practice lawyer as a “Jack of all Trades” who can give advice in many legal areas, represent you in common lawsuits and negotiations, and prepare everyday agreements and contracts. If you have a legal issue and aren't sure what type of lawyer should handle it, a general practice attorney is a good starting point. A general practice lawyer will refer you to an attorney who handles a specific practice area if necessary.