JUDICIAL AND HEARING OFFICER EXPERIENCE
Municipal Court judge for metropolitan Denver suburbs of: Lakewood, Firestone, Dacono, Wheat Ridge, Edgewater and Central City and Magistrate for the Denver County Court (combined County and Municipal Court). Duties include: arraignment and jury or court trial of limited jurisdiction criminal municipal matters including: theft, shoplifting, Code violations, traffic, domestic violence. In Denver, Emergency Protective Orders Court, small claims trials, misdemeanor and felony arraignments, first advisements, bond/plea setting or sentencing.
Contract hearing officer for various municipalities and Denver City agencies including: Department of Excise and Licenses (liquor licenses and violations); Denver Civil Service Commission (appeals of terminations and suspensions of Denver Police Officers and Firefighters); Denver Water Department (employee terminations) Denver Public Library (employee suspensions/terminations); Arbitrator in disputes involving the Town of Mead (validity of recall election); Private Mediator/Arbitrator, City of Edgewater; employee disputes within the City of Arvada, City of Longmont, City of Lakewood.