CHRISTINA FIFLIS advises clients on removal defense, family-based immigration matters, consular processing, applications for lawful permanent residence, and citizenship and naturalization. Her firm, Fiflis Law LLC, has offices in Denver and Boulder, Colorado.
Ms. Fiflis is past Chairperson of the American Bar Association Commission on Immigration. She was an appointed member of the Commission and its Advisory Committee beginning in 2006, she served as the inaugural Co-Chair of the ABA Working Group on Unaccompanied Minors, is a former Chair of the Colorado Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association and co-chair of the Immigration Section of the Boulder County Bar Association. She taught Immigration and Citizenship Law as an Adjunct Faculty Member at the University of Colorado School of Law, frequently speaks to community groups about immigration issues and conducts trainings of pro bono counsel for representation of adult and child clients in immigration court proceedings. Ms. Fiflis also serves as an expert witness for the prosecution in cases involving undocumented crime victims.
She is committed to pro bono and community volunteer work, particularly regarding consumer protection and education matters pertaining to retention of immigration legal services. She served on the Advisory Board to the Colorado DACA Support Project and on the Boulder County Bar Access to Legal Services Committee.
Ms. Fiflis earned her B.A. from Scripps College, Claremont , California and her J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center in Washington, D.C. Ms. Fiflis is a Boulder County Bar and American Bar Foundation Fellow and for more than 25 years has received the highest accorded “AV” Preeminent Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating. She is admitted to practice in Colorado.