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Archives for July 5, 2016

Lance Timbreza Appointed to 21st Judicial District Court

IMG_0263-209x300On Friday, July 1, 2016, Governor Hickenlooper appointed Lance Timbreza to the district court bench for the Twenty-First Judicial District. Timbreza will fill a vacancy created by the retirement of Hon. David A. Bottger, effective August 12, 2016. The Colorado State Judicial Branch also announced that District Court Judge Brian Flynn will replace Judge Bottger as the Chief Judge of the Twenty-First Judicial District Court.

Timbreza is currently at the Daniels Law Group, LLC, where he focuses on real estate litigation, commercial litigation, and family law. Prior to his work at the Daniels Law Group, Timbreza was at Traylor, Tompkins & Black, P.C., in Grand Junction. Timbreza is very active in the legal community. He has served as president of the Mesa County Bar Association, was chair of the CBA’s Young Lawyers Division, and is a Fellow of the Colorado Bar Foundation and has served on its Board of Trustees. Timbreza also is a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation. He received his undergraduate degree from Mesa State College and his law degree from Gonzaga University School of Law.

For more information about the appointment, click here.

Colorado Supreme Court: Announcement Sheet, 7/5/2016

On Tuesday, July 5, 2016, the Colorado Supreme Court issued three published opinions.

State v. The Castle Law Group, LLC

In re Title, Ballot Title, and Submission Clause for 2015-2016 #132 and #133

In re Title, Ballot Title, and Submission Clause for 2015-2016 #156

Summaries of these cases are forthcoming, courtesy of The Colorado Lawyer.

Neither State Judicial nor the Colorado Bar Association provides case summaries for unpublished appellate opinions. The case announcement sheet is available here.

Tenth Circuit: Unpublished Opinions, 7/1/2016

On Friday, July 1, 2016, the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals issued no published opinion and two unpublished opinions.

Lykins v. Colvin

Goad v. Town of Meeker

Case summaries are not provided for unpublished opinions. However, published opinions are summarized and provided by Legal Connection.