On Tuesday, January 3, 2017, the Colorado State Judicial Branch announced a vacancy on the Seventeenth Judicial District Court. The vacancy will be created by the appointment of Hon. Craig Welling to the Colorado Court of Appeals, effective January 16, 2017.
Applications are now being accepted for the upcoming vacancy. Eligible applicants must be qualified electors of the Seventeenth Judicial District (Adams and Broomfield counties) and must have been admitted to practice law in Colorado for five years. Application forms are available from Justice Allison Eid, the ex officio chair of the Seventeenth Judicial District Nominating Commission, and are also available on the State Judicial website. Applications must be received no later than 4 p.m. on January 17, 2017. Anyone wishing to nominate another must do so no later than January 11, 2017.
For more information about the vacancy, click here.