SARAH FAVILLE, fluent in Spanish, is a tough, energized and compassionate Denver immigration lawyer, who provides zealous representation for non-citizens. She specializes in removal defense and her sub-specialty is representation of citizens of Central America. Her philosophy is tenacity and preparedness.
Ms. Faville has extensive experience in all aspects of immigration litigation, removal defense, and is an expert on Temporary Protected Status and U visas for crime victims. She has had the honor and privilege of representing and prevailing in a former slave case from a sub Saharan country.
Ms. Faville was recently featured on Univision television where she was interviewed in Spanish regarding one of her client’s plights. http://www.univision.com/portal.jhtml
She holds an undergraduate BA in Speech Communications with Minor in Women's studies with a Magna Cume Laude from Miami University, Ohio, 1994.
Law School - University of Colorado - graduated 5/ 2001: President of National Lawyers Guild, Co -Founder of the Law Center for Women In Prison
She lived in Ecuador (2001-2002) and was assistant director of the German based non-governmental organization "Foundation Human Nature" which worked with rural communities in the coastal rainforest. "I was mainly in charge of working with the communities to identify needs and then finding and writing international grants; my best project was working with local midwives to ensure that their knowledge and traditions were passed down to the next generation."
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Very good Lawyer Rating||Avvo||2013|
|Excellent lawyer rating||Avvo||2013|
|Equal Justice Works||Equal Justice Legal Fellowship||1999|
|Magna Cum Laude||Miami University||1994|
|Honors program||Miami University, Oxford OH||1994|
|Partner||Saltrese, Faville & De Seguin, LLC||2009 - Present|
|Owner||Law Office of Sarah A Faville, PC||2007 - 2009|
|Associate||Sandra Saltrese-Miller & Associates||2004 - 2006|
|Associate||Lipinski & Associates||2003 - 2004|
|Assistant Director||Foundation Human Nature, Quito Ecuador||2001 - 2002|
|Legal Assistant to Prof Rebecca French||University Of Colorado School Of Law||2000 - 2001|
|Equal Justice Legal Fellow||Alaska Network Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault, Juneau AK||1999 - 1999|
|Assistant Director of Advocates||Victims Assistance of Grand County, CO||1995 - 1998|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|American Immigration Lawyers Association||Member USICE Liaison Committee||2014 - Present|
|American Immigration Lawyers Association||Member||2003 - Present|
|Law Center for Women in Prison, Boulder CO||Co-founder||2000 - 2001|
|National Lawyers Guild||President||1999 - 2000|
|University of Colorado - Boulder||JD - Juris Doctor||2001|
|Miami University of Ohio||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1994|
|El Centro AMISTAD||DACA/Acción Diferida||2012|
|Legal Night||Family Based Immigration||2006|
|Legal Night||Immediate Relative and Priority Based Immigration||2005|