Oscar Cobos

Oscar Cobos

OSCAR COBOS belongs to the firm's litigation group. He focuses his work primarily on creditor rights and bankruptcy law. He is a graduate of the University of Colorado Law School in Boulder, Colorado. He has clerked and assisted in several law firms, including Sutin, Thayer & Browne, Johnson & Klein in Boulder, and White and Steele in Denver. He also served an externship with the Supreme Court of Colorado's Office of Attorney Regulation Counsel, in Denver. He is fluent in Spanish.

Oscar is a native of Las Cruces, N.M., where he graduated from New Mexico State University. He received his B.A. in Criminal Justice and Spanish, both with honors. Outside of the office, Oscar enjoys watching baseball and spending time outdoors. 

Admissions

  • New Mexico, 2018
  • Navajo Nation, 2018

Education

  • University of Colorado School of Law, 2018, J.D.
  • New Mexico State University, 2014, B.A. in Criminal Justice, B.A. in Spanish, both with honors

Recognitions

  • University of Colorado Law School, scholarships: Class of 1985 Colorado Law Community, and CHBA Louise Romero
  • New Mexico State University, Arts and Sciences General College Scholarship, Carl A. Tyre Memorial Scholarship, Daniel D. Villanueva Endowed Scholarship, Crimson Scholar recognition of exceptional academic achievement, Academic and Leadership Graduation Stole recipient.

Professional & Community Involvement

  • Certified LexisNexis Legal Researcher
  • CLEO Fellow
  • LexisNexis Student Representative
  • Latino Law Student Association, Treasurer and Student Bar Representative
  • Spanish-Speaking Law Students Association, Co-President and Liaison
  • Spanish Interpreter for Denver Legal Night, 2015-2018
  • Law School 'Yes We Can' Mentor, 2016-2018
  • High School Baseball Coach, Las Cruces, NM, 2012-2015

Representative Experience

  • Drafting operating agreements, articles of incorporation and demand letters.
  • Developing land use and zoning development materials for seminar.
  • Represented clients at bond hearings at the Boulder County Jail under the Student Practice Act.
  • Legal research including dram shop act, bankruptcy, ADA, foreclosure and employment.
  • Participated in DACA renewal clinics.
  • Witness investigation.