AM –  Law Enforcement, Stats, Laws, and Prosecution

8:00 – 8:30       Registration and Coffee Meet and Greet

8:30 – 10:30      Human Trafficking 101  Tom Acker, Colorado Counsel Representative.  Program Certified by State of Colorado Human Trafficking Counsel

10:30 – 10:45 Break

10:45- 12:00        Investigations, Evidence and Prosecutions – Round Table discussion of the A to Z of investigation to conviction.  Denver DA Lara Mullen, Investigators Chris Stadler and Shana Michael, Innocence Lost Task Force

Lunch 12:00 – 1:00

PM – Resources, Civil Law, and Survivor Perspectives

1:00 –   1:30       An Overview of the Eastern Slope Collaboration and Resources for Prevention, Prosecution, and Restoration Elise Reifschneider, Program Director. Denver Anti-Trafficking Alliance (DATA)

1:30      Civil Side Lawyer Responses.  

Jennifer Smith, J.D.    Immigration and Visas

Marianna Kosharovsky, J.D. ALIGHT  Legal Needs Matching

Beth Klein, J.D. Civil lawsuits for damages and restitution, and the IRS – Federal and State Solutions. 

Marc Bern, J.D.  Opioid Litigation – the Billion dollar opioid commercial drug industry

2:45 – 3:00     Break

3:00 – 3:45    Angela Clark, Child Trafficking Victim – On Healing and Recovery

3:45 – 4:00     Jackie Long – How Denver Developed a Task Force.

4:00 – 4:45      Western Slope Resources – Katia Curbelo ( HAP –Hispanic Affairs Project–organizer), Marketa Zubkova, Jennifer Allen and Denise Rodriguez ( Hilltop and members of Western Slope Against Trafficking).

4:45- 5:00     Future Plans and Community Action and Close the Session