Anthony Santos

Senior Litigation counsel

anthony.santos@block45legal.com

Education

University of Colorado School of Law, J.D., 2013

University of California Irvine, B.A., 2010

Admissions

U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado, 2018

Colorado State Courts, 2013

LEGAL MEMBERSHIPS

Colorado Hispanic Bar Association

Colorado Bar Association

Colorado Criminal Defense Bar Association

About Anthony

Anthony joins the firm as Senior Litigation Counsel specializing in various types of Civil Litigation at the trial and appellate levels.

Anthony is admitted to practice and handle cases in Colorado state and federal courts and has tried over 70 trials to a jury, as well as conducted hundreds of motions hearings in front of over 50 different county and district court judges and magistrates across Colorado. Anthony further has specialized experience representing companies within the cannabis industry. This representation has included disputes involving intellectual property theft, breach of contract, employment matters and many others. Anthony understands that protracted litigation is not always the optimal route for every client and has utilized alternative dispute resolution to help settle disputes as well. 

Anthony is a graduate of the University of California, Irvine with a double major in Social Behavioral Psychology and Criminology. Anthony subsequently made his way out to Boulder, Colorado to attend the University of Colorado School of Law. While in law school, he served as the Notes and Comments Editor for the Colorado Natural Resources, Energy, & Environmental Law Review.

Prior to joining Block 45, Anthony was a Deputy District Attorney for the 1st Judicial District in Jefferson County, Colorado and the 4th Judicial District Attorney in Colorado Springs. As a Deputy District Attorney, Anthony worked on every level of a criminal case, from low-level misdemeanors to class one felonies. Most recently, Anthony was a prosecutor for the Special Victims Unit within the 1st Judicial District Attorney’s Office, specializing in prosecuting and trying cases involving felony crimes committed against children. Anthony has handled every aspect of a case from filing through trial. Anthony is a true trial attorney with the experience and expertise to find success in almost every case in court.

Anthony lives in Denver with his wife Alaina, his young child, and their beagle. In his spare time, Anthony enjoys Muay Thai Kickboxing, snowboarding, and traveling with his family.