Claimant's Attorney of the 2011 Year Award!

Our Law Firm would like to Congratulate our associate, Erika Alverson, for being honored with “Claimant’s Attorney of the 2011 Year” award by the Professionals in Workers Compensation. This was determined and voted by peers in the Workers Compensation community that consisted of Respondent’s, Claimant’s attorneys as well as adjusters, doctors and other members of the organization. Ms. Alverson has become a distinguished workers compensation attorney and is well respected by her colleagues in the community. We are honored to have her as an associate at our law firm.

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Michael established The Sawaya Law Firm in 1977 and built it into one of the largest personal injury law firms in Colorado, with more than 20 lawyers and 80 staff members serving clients from five offices located in Denver, Greeley and Colorado Springs. Throughout its history, the firm has stayed true to its 12 Core Values, which emphasize excellence in advocacy and a commitment to providing outstanding client service. Michael studied sociology and economics as an undergraduate student at The Colorado College, and he earned his law degree from the Texas Tech University School of Law. In addition to being involved in several legal and community organizations, Michael enjoys playing music and cooking, and he has written a book on spiritual matters.