Perspectiva General

Michelle Gomez represents and advises employers on a wide variety of employment matters, including claims based on age, race, color, national origin, and sexual discrimination, harassment, retaliation, and wage and hour issues. She defends clients in employment-related disputes before federal and state courts, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the Colorado Civil Rights Division, and the Human Rights Bureau. Michelle’s recent trial experience includes two federal court jury trials, a federal court bench trial, a state court jury trial, and numerous arbitrations in Colorado and Montana, all of which concluded favorably for Littler’s clients.

Michelle is a member of the Women’s Leadership Initiative (WLI) Steering Committee, Littler’s Career Advocacy Program, and the Reunion affinity group for Littler’s Latinx attorneys.

Prior to joining Littler, she practiced commercial litigation in New York City, Denver, Colorado, and Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Michelle embraces every opportunity to work closely with her clients to ensure legal issues are resolved promptly and successfully.

Afiliaciones Profesionales y Comunitarias


Colorado General Counsel Group Advisory Program


City Year


Named, Top Lawyer

5280 Magazine


News, Analysis & Press

Courts Differ on Subpoena Power of Arbitrators Over Non-Parties

New York Law Journal

March 25, 2009

Speaking Engagements

2020 Rocky Mountain Virtual Employer

November 18, 2020

Navigating Novel Employment Issues: What You Need To Know In 2020

General Counsel Conference

September 16, 2020

Insights From Colorado: The Post-COVID-19 Workplace: Session 1: Litigation in the Post-COVID-19 World

Littler Webinar

May 28, 2020

From #MeToo to #WhatToDo? Time to Reboot Your Harassment Training and Investigation Protocols

Rocky Mountain Employer Conference

September 21, 2018

How to Handle Political and Social Commentary - Off Duty and On Duty - in the Current Climate

2017 Littler Rocky Mountain Employer Conference

October 3, 2017

Age Discrimination: Best Claims/Defenses

2015 National CLE Conference

January 2015

The Limits of Work Time: What is Compensable Time?

Rocky Mountain Employer Conference

September 21, 2016

Blurred Lines in the Workplace: Drawing the Lines Between Work and Your Personal Life

2015 Rocky Mountain Employer Conference

October 7, 2015


  • J.D., University of Michigan Law School, 2008cum laude
  • B.A., Rice University, 2002cum laude

Admisión de la barra

New York
New Mexico


  • U.S. District Court, District of Colorado
  • U.S. District Court, District of Montana