- Federal litigation
- Civil Appeals
- Medical Malpractice
Attorney Faith E. Alvarez is an associate at Lee, Cossell & Crowley, LLP. She is admitted to practice in Indiana and in the U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana. Her practice is focused on federal litigation, civil appeals, and medical malpractice. Prior to joining the firm, Attorney Alvarez served as a Deputy Prosecuting Attorney in the Special Victims Unit of the Marion County Prosecutor’s Office and was involved in prosecuting intimate partner violence. Attorney Alvarez served a two-year term as a Federal Judicial Law Clerk for Hon. Tim A. Baker in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana. Attorney Alvarez also served as a Federal Judicial Extern in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Indiana for Hon. John E. Martin, Hon. Christopher A. Nuechterlein, and Hon. Jon E. DiGuilio.
Attorney Alvarez is currently the Vice-Chair of the Latino Affairs Committee for the Indiana State Bar Association and she chairs the planning committee for the state bar’s annual Hispanic Heritage Month program. She is a member of the Seventh Circuit Bar Association and the Indianapolis Bar Association. Attorney Alvarez completed the U.S. Attorney’s Office Women’s Leadership Initiative, volunteers with the Judges and Lawyers Assistance Program, and volunteers with the Indiana Bar Foundation.
Attorney Alvarez received her J.D. from Valparaiso University School of Law and her B.S. from Bethel College. In law school, Attorney Alvarez was selected for the Honors Program and participated in Law Review. She was a teaching assistant for legal writing and a research assistant for entertainment and media law. She was the marketing director for the Valpo Law Blog and authored weekly articles. She was the president of the Property Law Society, a member of the Women Law Students Association, and a member of the Bohemian Lawyers Association of Chicago.
In her free time, Attorney Alvarez spends time with her husband and their four children.