Judge Dunkelman most recently worked in private practice for the law firm of Carlson, Carlson & Dunkelman, LLC, where he focused on family, criminal, civil and business law. He was also an adjunct professor at Colorado Mountain College and a prosecuting attorney for the Town of Leadville. Previously, Judge Dunkelman was a law clerk in the 2nd Judicial District for the Hon. Lynne M. Hufnagel and the Hon. Paul A. Markson Jr.
Judge Dunkelman earned a bachelor’s degree from Colgate University and a J.D. from the Sturm College of Law at the University of Denver. He was appointed to the District Court bench in 2013.