DENVER — Friday, June 15, 2012 — Gov. John Hickenlooper announced today the appointment of Julie Huffman to serve as associate county court judge in Montrose County. Huffman will fill a vacancy created by the retirement of the Hon. Diana Barber, County Court Judge.
Huffman currently works in private practice and has experience in domestic relations, guardianship and juvenile law. Huffman earlier worked as an uncompensated Deputy District Attorney for the 7th Judicial District in 2008.
Huffman earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Northern Colorado and a J.D. from Salmon P. Chase Law School, Northern Kentucky University.
Huffman’s judicial appointment is effective immediately.