June 19, 2019

Kimbra Killin Appointed to Phillips County Court

On Tuesday, May 13, 2014, Governor Hickenlooper announced the appointment of Kimbra Killin to the Phillips County Court bench in the Thirteenth Judicial District. The appointment is effective May 30, 2014, upon the retirement of Hon. David O. Colver.

Ms. Killin currently is a partner at Colver, Killin & Sprague, LLP in Holyoke, where she practices in the areas of real estate, title work, agricultural issues, probate, estate planning, and entity formation. Prior to working at Colver, Killin & Sprague, she worked as a special county attorney for the Phillips and Sedgwick county departments of human services. She received her undergraduate degree from Regis University and her J.D. from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law.

Hon. David O. Colver to Retire from Phillips County Court

On Monday, March 17, 2014, the Colorado State Judicial Branch announced the retirement of Hon. David O. Colver of the Phillips County Court bench, effective May 30, 2014. Judge Colver was appointed to the bench in 1980. He also serves as a municipal judge in Holyoke and maintains a private law practice.

Applications are being accepted for the upcoming vacancy on the Phillips County Court bench. Eligible applicants must be qualified electors of Phillips County and must have graduated from high school or achieved the equivalent. Application forms are available from Justice Monica Marquez, the ex officio chair of the Thirteenth Judicial District Nominating Commission, and are also available on the State Judicial website. Applications must be received no later than 4 p.m. on April 9, 2014. Any person wishing to nominate another for the vacancy must submit their nominations no later than 4 p.m. on April 2, 2014.

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