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Alyssa Reed completed her legal education at the University of Iowa College of Law, graduating with high honors and an award from the National Association of Women Lawyers. She completed her undergraduate degrees (B.A. and B.S.) with honors at the University of Colorado, Boulder.  She has chaired the American Immigration Lawyers Association’s national-level liaison committee on VAWA and related issues and has served on AILA’s national liaison committee to USCIS’s Vermont Service Center. Locally, Ms. Reed served as the Chair of AILA’s Colorado Chapter 2015-2016 and has served on the Executive Committee since 2011. Ms. Reed is a frequent lecturer on immigration options for victims of crime and survivors of domestic violence. She has lived in Costa Rica and studied at the Universidad de Santiago de Compostela in Galicia, Spain. Ms. Reed is heavily committed to pro bono and community outreach. She is fully bilingual in English and Spanish.

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Languages spoken: Spanish, English

Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Immigration: 100%
    10 years

Payment

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Fixed (always)

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Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Ross Brenton Russell

    Alyssa is hardworking and tenacious. I wholeheartedly endorse this lawyer.

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  • Jennifer Casey

    Alyssa is a highly respected immigration attorney and considered a local and national expert on VAWA and U visa cases. I am happy to endorse her as an attorney.

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Contact info

Reed Immigration

13635 E. 104th Ave.
Suite 800
Commerce City, CO, 80022

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
COActive200608/22/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarSuperLawyers2016
Top 40 Under 40National Advocates2015
President's CommendationAmerican Immigration Lawyers Association2013
NAWL Award - University of Iowa College of LawNational Association of Women Lawyers2006
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyReed Immigration, LLC2014 - Present
Senior Associate AttorneyLichter Immigration2007 - 2014
AssociateJoseph Law Firm, PC2006 - 2007
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationColorado Chapter Chair2015 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember2006 - Present
Colorado Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers Association (Colorado chapter)Chair Elect2014 - 2015
American Immigration Lawyers Association (Colorado chapter)Vice Chair2013 - 2014
American Immigration Lawyers Association (Colorado chapter)Treasurer2012 - 2013
American Immigration Lawyers Association (Colorado chapter)Secretary2011 - 2012
Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Immigration Law for the Colorado PractitionerImmigration Options for Victims of Crime: VAWA and the U Visa2011
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Iowa College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2006
University of ColoradoJournalism and Mass Communication, Spanish, Political ScienceOther - Bachelors2002
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
CIRC BIA trainingVAWA, U and T visas2016
AILA Mid-Winter CLE Conference - BahamasCOMPLEX ISSUES FOR S, T, AND U APPLICANTS BEFORE, DURING, AND AFTER REMOVAL PROCEEDINGS2016
2016 AILA Annual Conference - Las Vegas, NVVAWA Fundamentals2016
Immigration Law: Asylum And Other Humanitarian ReliefVAWA & U Visas2015
2015 AILA Annual Conference - Washington, DCAdvanced VAWA2015
Sexual Assault Response Team TrainingImmigration Relief for Victims of Crime2014
CPIN monthly meetingImmigration Executive Action2014
Remedios de Inmigracion para VictimasRelief under the Violence Against Women Act2013
Immigration Law 2013U Visas2013
2013 AILA Annual Conference - San Francisco, CAAdvanced U & T Visa Practice2013
Immigration Boot Camp: Effectively Representing Noncitizens in Immigration ProceedingsProtections for Victims of Human Trafficking and Other Crimes (U & T2012
2012 AILA Annual Conference - Nashville, TNU & T Visas2012
U Visas for Immigrant Victims of Crime: The Nuts and Bolts of U Visa Eligibility and ProcedureAdvanced Issues in the U Visa Process2011
Practicing Immigration Law in the Absence of Comprehensive Immigration ReformImmigration Remedies for Vulnerable Populations: Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, U Visas, and T Visas2011
Immigration Law Basics and Hot TopicsSpecial Visas for Immigrant Children, Immigrant Crime Victims and Immigrant Victims of Human Trafficking2010
2008 Immigration Law and Procedure: RemovalBonds & Voluntary Departure2008