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Jessica Lasky

Director of Criminal Litigation Colorado Springs
  • Areas Of Practice
    • 80%

      FAMILY LAW – CUSTODY, DIVORCE, POST-DECREE MATTERS

    • 20%

      Criminal Defense

  • Litigation Percentage
    • 100%

      Practice Devoted to Litigation

  • 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
  • Prodessinal Associations & 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
  • Education
    • Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law, Villanova, Pennsylvania J.D. – 2002
    • University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado B.A. – 1999
  • Bar Admissions
    • Colorado, 2002
  • Awards
    • Avvo – Rating of 10.0
    • Avvo – Five Stars out of Eight Reviews
    • American Institute of Law Attorneys – 10 Best Attorney Satisfaction

Jessica is the director of criminal litigation at Burnham Law and is based out of our 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.