Azucena is an experienced trial attorney who focuses her practice on all areas of family law. Azucena is a proponent of mediation and is a strong negotiator outside of the courtroom, understanding that families greatly benefit from the amicable resolution of their disputes. However, Azucenza has extensive litigation skills that allow her to take a case to trial when necessary.
As a Spanish speaking attorney, Azucena understands the value of working with clients in their native language. This skill allows her to ensure that her Spanish speaking clients are able to resolve their legal issues with respect and full support through the legal process. Azucena is the chair of the Communications Committee of the Colorado Hispanic Bar Association and advocates for the Latinx community.
Prior to working at GEM family law, Azucena was a criminal prosecutor, representing the people of Adams County. Azucena has tried over 40 trials before a jury and the bench. She now uses her extensive courtroom experience as a fierce advocate for her clients. Prior to law school, Azucena was a probation officer. Her professional experience has provided her valuable experience working with people who are navigating difficult times in their lives.
Azucena is licensed in Colorado and New Mexico. Azucena’s skills are recognized by her work with the Denver Sturm College of Law, where she prepares students to take the Colorado Bar exam.
While she is not working, Azucena enjoys golfing, hiking, crafting, and spending time with her family.
- University of Denver Sturm College of Law, J.D., University of New Mexico, B.A., Criminology and Spanish.
- Colorado Bar Association
- Colorado Hispanic Bar Association
- Adams Broomfield Bar Association