Alicia Rubio-Spring is an associate in the firm's Business Litigation group. Ms. Rubio-Spring represents clients in a variety of complex litigation matters in both federal and state court, including general commercial litigation, post-closing disputes, and consumer financial services litigation. She has extensive experience managing discovery-related projects, responding to discovery disputes, and drafting dispositive motions. She joined Goodwin in 2013.

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Ms. Rubio-Spring’s representative experience includes:

  • Defending a national mortgage lender in federal courts, in lawsuits arising from residential mortgage-backed securities, and other mortgage-related practices;
  • Representing private equity firms in complex post-closing disputes in Delaware state court; 
  • Defending a national mortgage lender against a municipality asserting claims under the Fair Housing Act in federal court; and
  • Defending a national mortgage lender in a real estate dispute in Massachusetts state court.

Ms. Rubio-Spring’s Pro Bono experience includes:

  • Representing unaccompanied minors seeking asylum and Special Immigrant Juvenile status in immigration and related state court proceedings;
  • Representing both defensive and affirmative asylum-seekers in immigration proceedings; and
  • Representing a tenant in a landlord tenant dispute presenting novel questions of law.
Professional Activities

Ms. Rubio-Spring serves as a leader of Goodwin’s committee on racial and ethnic diversity in Boston and is deeply involved in Goodwin’s diversity and inclusion efforts.  In 2016, she was selected to participate in the firm’s inaugural class of the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity’s Pathfinder Program, a program focused on professional development for diverse, high-potential, early-career attorneys.

Ms. Rubio-Spring is a member of the American Bar Association, the Hispanic National Bar Association, and the Boston Bar Association. She also serves as a member of the Board of Directors of Project Citizenship, a Boston-based non-profit whose mission is to break down barriers for legal permanent residents to become United States citizens.

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J.D., 2013
Boston College Law School
B.A., 2010
Georgetown University
(magna cum laude)



District of Columbia


U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
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