|Karla J. Hansen - El Paso County Judge|
Judge Hansen received her bachelor's degree in Nuclear Medicine Technology from the University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse and juris doctorate degree from the University of Utah. She was a Deputy District Attorney in El Paso County from 1986-1994, specializing in prosecution of crimes against children. Judge Hansen opened a private practice in 1994, with emphasis on guardian ad litem work in Juvenile Court. She was appointed as a municipal judge for Colorado Springs in 1998 and continued a part-time private practice. Judge Hansen was appointed as a County Court Judge in 2001, with a docket that includes misdemeanor criminal and traffic cases and civil cases.
Judge Hansen's community interests include being a member of the Sanctuary Choir at First Presbyterian Church and was previously involved with the creation of the Child Advocacy Center for investigation of child abuse allegations.
270 South Tejon St.
P.O. Box 2980
Colorado Springs CO 80903