On February 18th, Denver bilingual business lawyer Craig Watrous will participate as a mentor to bilingual DU law school students. The Colorado Bar Association’s Spanish Speaking Lawyer’s Committee is sponsoring the mentoring event. Mentors include local attorneys, judges and justices who serve the Spanish speaking legal community in Colorado.
About the CBA Spanish Speaking Lawyers Committee: The CBA’s Spanish Speaking Lawyers Committee ("SSLC") provides a forum for Spanish-speaking legal professionals to build a network and engage in service projects benefiting Colorado's Spanish-speaking community. SSLC seeks to fulfill its mission by pursuing a variety of goals: Increase Spanish language proficiency among legal professionals; Explore and expand legal resources available to Colorado Spanish-speakers; Foster connections and share information to help members effectively represent their clients; Seek opportunities for international exchanges, dialogues, and partnerships among attorneys, judges, and other legal associations; Conduct community outreach and education addressing legal issues that impact the Spanish-speaking community; Promote access to justice for Colorado Spanish-speakers by collaborating with courts, bar associations, law schools, and other legal service organizations.
For more information please visit the CBA Spanish-Speaking Lawyers Committee website: https://www.cobar.org/index.cfm/ID/21383/CSPAN/Spanish-Speaking-Lawyers-Committee/