DENVER — Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today appointed Daniel P. Rubinstein as District Attorney for the 21st Judicial District, which includes Mesa County. Rubinstein will fill this vacancy due to the resignation of Pete Hautzinger.  

Rubinstein has served as the chief deputy district attorney in the 21st Judicial District since 2005, as well as deputy district attorney from 1996 to 2002. He also worked in private practice as the managing partner at Tuttle, Eret and Rubinstein, LLC.

Rubinstein earned his undergraduate degree from the University of the Pacific and his law degree from Drake University Law School.

The appointment is effective October 16, 2015.