Lillian Alves is of counsel in the firm’s Denver office. Prior to joining Gordon & Rees, she was the Deputy Securities Commissioner at the Colorado Division of Securities. She is also a former federal prosecutor, having served as a Special Assistant United States Attorney in the District of Colorado during her time with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. She received the Colorado U.S. Attorney Award of Excellence as a result of her efforts with respect to white collar, immigration, and child sexual exploitation prosecutions. Her experience also includes operating an in-house anti-counterfeiting program for a company that designs and manufactures protective solutions for smartphones and tablets. Ms. Alves previously clerked for the Honorable Michael E. Vigil of the New Mexico Court of Appeals.
Ms. Alves is experienced in litigation including jury trials, administrative hearings, motions practice, and appeals. She has led countless government investigations as a federal prosecutor and state securities regulator. Her practice is focused on securities litigation, intellectual property, and health care. She also leverages her background in immigration law within the firm’s employment law group.
U.S. District Court, District of Colorado
New Mexico (Inactive)
Colorado Bar Association
Arapahoe County Bar Association