Colorado Lawyers Committee

CLC Volunteers Make a Difference in 2016!

2016 has been a fantastic year for the Colorado Lawyers Committee! Due to tremendous support from our volunteers and contributors, the Lawyers Committee has been able to respond to pressing systemic issues and to make an important difference in the lives of children and the underprivileged.  Last year, more than 750 volunteers donated $2.6 million worth of time on 30 projects and enjoyed some...

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Thank you Hernandez & Associates P.C.

Thank you to Arnulfo Hernandez and Hernandez & Associates P.C. for serving as the August Legal Night immigration law firm sponsor. Hernandez & Associates P.C. was out in full force with seven attorneys attending each Legal Night this month. What an incredible turnout! Thanks to the dedication of all of our outstanding volunteers, over 100 clients were served in...

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Congratulations, Matt Linton!

The Lawyers Committee is proud to honor Matt Linton (Holland & Hart LLP) with an Above and Beyond Award for his outstanding contributions as the Young Lawyers Division’s first chair. Under Matt’s leadership and guidance, the YLD drafted a governing charter, produced and directed a video shown at the Awards Luncheon, expanded and strengthened the Hate Crimes Education Program, and took over...

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Lawyers Committee Seeking Associate Director

Associate Director Elisa Cozad will be leaving the Lawyers Committee in October.  She is moving with her fiancé to Seattle to be closer to her family.  She has been a tremendous addition to the Lawyers Committee and we will miss her.  We wish her well in her exciting new opportunity. The Lawyers Committee is accepting applications for a new Associate Director.  Deadline for applications is...

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Lawyers Committee Welcomes Hannah Fikar, 2016 Hill & Robbins Fellow

We are excited to welcome Hannah Fikar as the 2016 Hill & Robbins Fellow at the Colorado Lawyers Committee. Hannah is a rising 2L at DU Law. She graduated cum laude from Boston University in 2015 with a degree in political science. While an undergraduate student, Hannah worked for several nonprofits and developed a passion for public service. She began writing from an early age and was first...

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