DENVER — Friday, June 29, 2012 — Gov. John Hickenlooper announced today the appointment of Stephanie Dunn to the Colorado Court of Appeals. Dunn will fill a vacancy created by the retirement of the Hon. Arthur P. Roy.
Dunn is currently a partner at Perkins Coie LLP in Denver, where she practices extensively in business and appellate litigation, as well as white collar and government investigations. Previously, she worked as an associate at Dewy & LeBoeuf LLP, where she participated in the Denver City Attorney’s trial program and worked as a special prosecutor prosecuting criminal violations of the Denver Municipal Code. Dunn was a law clerk to former Chief Justice Luis Rovira at the Colorado Supreme Court.
Dunn earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Colorado at Boulder and a J.D. from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law.
Dunn’s judicial appointment is effective Nov. 23, 2012.