On Tuesday, February 28, 2017, the Colorado State Judicial Branch announced the selection of three nominees to fill a vacancy on the Jefferson County Court. The vacancy will be occasioned by the resignation of Hon. Tammy Greene, effective April 1, 2017.
The three nominees are Jennifer Melton of Golden, Harold Sargent of Lakewood, and AnnMarie Megill Spain of Arvada. Jennifer Melton is a solo practitioner in Golden, where she primarily practices criminal defense. Harold Sargent is an attorney with the First Judicial District Attorney’s Office. AnnMarie Megill Spain is a solo practitioner at The Spain Law Firm in Arvada, where she practices criminal defense and family law.
Under the Colorado Constitution, the governor has 15 days from February 28 in which to appoint one of the nominees to the vacancy. Comments about any of the nominees may be emailed to the governor at firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information about the nominees, click here.