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Denver County Court

Judicial Nomination

DENVER COUNTY COURT

JUDICIAL NOMINATION COMMISSION

The Denver County Court Judicial Nomination Commission is accepting applications from qualified attorneys to fill one vacancy for the Denver County Court Bench. The Commission will meet in November 2021 to interview and select nominees for appointment by Mayor Michael Hancock.

A new ordinance passed by Denver City Council, effective November 1st, created a 19th Judicial Officer for Denver County Court.

Applicants for the position must be qualified electors of the City and County of Denver at the time of application, be licensed as an attorney at law in the State of Colorado and have a minimum of five years’ experience as a licensed practicing attorney. Each appointment will be for a provisional term of two years with retention for a regular four-year term determined at the first November General Election after the provisional term.

The completed application must be emailed to dccjudicialapplications@denvercountycourt.org no later than Thursday, November 4th, 2021 by 5:00 p.m.

 

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Persons interested in obtaining additional information or an application may contact the Presiding Judge’s Office, 1437 Bannock St., Room 108 or call 720-865-7870.