Welcome to the Colorado Hispanic Bar Association
On March 7, 2023, the University of Denver Sturm College chapter of the Federalist Society invited a guest speaker for a talk the focused on diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts in academia as antithetical to free speech and calling for dismantling of DEI departments.
Join us August 12, 2023 for our En el Jardin annual banquet and membership meeting at the Denver Botanic Gardens!
The CHBA is committed to the advancement of the Colorado Hispanic community by expanding the number of Latinos in the legal profession through professional development, education, and leadership opportunities. In line with this vision, the CHBA spearheads and is actively involved in a variety of civic and advocacy efforts serving the Hispanic community.
CHBA & Learn Your Rights in the Community (LYRIC)
CHBA and LYRIC are hosting a CLE event for lawyers who are interested in assisting and teaching community members about their rights. The event will focus on providing attorneys with […]
CHBA ProBono Committee Mixer at Mi Casa Resource Center
For over 46 years, MCRC has been serving Colorado’s most vulnerable communities through services that assist participants with reskilling or upskilling in a career; launch, manage and grow a small […]
Mentoring Program Application Deadline
Are you in need of mentorship? Do you want to give back by mentoring? New to Colorado or Denver? Want to increase your networking while discussing issues we face as […]
Small-Group Mentoring Program Launch
Location TBD. Orientation and kickoff for the CHBA small-group mentoring program. Program applications are due April 14. See below for program and application information.
Latest News for CHBA
Open Letter to University of Denver
On March 7, 2023, the University of Denver Sturm College chapter of the Federalist Society invited Ilya Shapiro to campus for a talk the focused on diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts in academia as antithetical to free speech and calling for dismantling of DEI departments. In response to justifiable student outrage, University administrators severely curtailed…
CHBA Mourns the Loss of Judge Kristy Martinez
CHBA mourns the loss of 20th Judicial District Judge Kristy Martinez. Judge Martinez will be greatly missed both on the bench and within our community. CHBA shares here a statement from 20th Judicial District Chief Judge Ingrid Bakke: All, it saddens me to report that our friend and colleague, Boulder County Court Judge Kristy Martinez,…
Continue Reading CHBA Mourns the Loss of Judge Kristy Martinez
Congratulations to CHBA Board Members Renee Doak and Nathaniel Baca, Past President Kathryn Starnella, and Retiring Judge Kathy Delgado! This week two of CHBA’s regional representatives take on new roles on the bench. Renee Doak, representative to CHBA’s Region 1 (Northern Colorado), has been appointed to the Weld County Court in the 19th Judicial District.…
2023 Board of Directors Takes Office
Congratulations to the 2023 Board of Directors who took office on January 1! Executive Committee President – Amber Gonzales President Elect – Mercedes Pineda Vice President of Committees – Alex Mancero Treasurer – Felipe Bohnet-Gomez Secretary – Edgar Barraza At-Large Directors A.J. Martinez Anthony Santos Ashleigh Kaspari Azucena Rascon Daniel Pedraza Hon. Isabel Pallares Jonathan…