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Jessica Lasky


Of Counsel

Areas of Practice

  • 80% Family Law (Custody, Divorce, Post-Decree Matters)
  • 20% Criminal Defense

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
Jessica is based out of the Colorado Springs office. She graduated from the University of Colorado Boulder with a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and earned her J.D. from Villanova University School of Law, where she worked as a domestic violence victim advocate and won asylum for a 17-year old refugee from Azerbaijan. She was presented with an award for excellence in Trial Advocacy.

Jessica worked as a Deputy District Attorney in Boulder County where she specialized in domestic violence and elder abuse cases heading up the Boulder County Domestic Violence Task Force and co-creating the Elder Abuse Task force. She has also worked as a prosecutor for the City of Westminster and as a criminal defense attorney. She is a highly skilled and experienced litigator who has handled thousands of criminal cases and more than one hundred trials.
Publications, Research and Public Speaking
  • Presenter: 17th Judicial District Victim Advocate Academy: Elder Abuse and the Role of Victim Advocates. Spring 2017
  • Presenter: Westminster Volunteer Victim Advocate Training: Prosecuting Elder Abuse Crimes. Spring 2016
  • Publication: Protection Orders, Family Law Basics Skills Book. 2017
Professional Associations and Memberships
  • El Paso County Bar Association
  • Colorado Criminal Defense Bar Association
Past Employment Positions
  • City of Westminster Public Defender’s Office  2014 – 2016
  • Denver County Office of the Independent Monitor 2013 –  2014
  • City of Westminster Public Defender’s Office  2013 – 2013
  • City of Westminster Prosecutor’s Office  2010 – 2012
  • Boulder District Attorney’s Office, Deputy District Attorney, 2003 – 2009
Bar Admissions
  • Colorado, 2002
Education
  • Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law,Villanova, Pennsylvania
    J.D. – 2002
  • University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado
    B.A. – 1999
Awards

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