Lidiana Rios is an efficient and results-driven complex commercial litigation and regulatory attorney, designing winning legal strategies with an eye towards clients’ business goals. Lidiana handles a wide range of business matters, including governance and contract disputes, trade secrets, unfair competition, and fraud. She represents companies and individuals in dispute resolution, trials, appeals, arbitrations, mediations, and regulatory proceedings. In her regulatory practice, Lidiana advises investors, creditors, developers, intellectual property holders, and other license-holders regulated by the Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies, including cannabis companies. Lidiana has experience representing Spanish-speaking business clients in all of these areas.
Lidiana is also uniquely suited for international business disputes and legal matters, having conducted corporate due diligence, legal drafting, investigations, and resolving dispute in partnership with foreign law firms for transnational clients. She was also a law clerk at the Centro por la Justicia y el Derecho Internacional in San Jose, Costa Rica, working on litigation and investigations with the Organization of American States and the Inter-American Court of Human Rights.
Lidiana’s pro bono work has focused on immigration and human rights matters. Lidiana has represented VAWA and asylum applicants in collaboration with the Texas Civil Rights Project, Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights in San Francisco, Public Counsel and Esperanza Immigrant Rights Project in Los Angeles, and International Rescue Committee in Denver.
University of California, Los Angeles School of Law
Dedicated to the advancement of Hispanics in the legal profession and improving the life of the Hispanic community in Colorado.