Date of Judicial Appointment: February 1, 2002
Judge Webb was appointed to the Colorado Court of Appeals in 2002. He graduated Phi Betta Kappa from the University of North Dakota in 1970 and from the University of Colorado School of Law in 1973, Order of the Coif. From 1973-1974, Judge Webb served as law clerk for Honorable Robert H. McWilliams at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit. After his clerkship, he practiced in the areas of complex commercial litigation and employment, most recently with Jacobs Chase Frick Kleinkopf & Kelley, LLC.
Judge Webb has served on the Colorado Supreme Court Standing Committee on Rules of Civil Procedure, the Colorado Supreme Court Standing Committee on the Rules of Professional Conduct, the Judicial Ethics Advisory Board, and The Colorado Lawyer Board of Editors. Judge Webb is a frequent lecturer and contributor to continuing legal education programs on appellate practice and ethics. He has authored numerous articles, including: Revisiting the Recovery of Attorney Fees and Costs in Colorado, 33 Colo.Law. 11 (April 2004); Fraud and Negligent Misrepresentation Tort Theories and Employment Law, 29 Colo.Law. 79 (June 2000); The Daubert Standard and Employment Law, 28 Colo.Law 65 (Aug. 1999); Wrongful Discharge Suits by In-House Counsel: Refining the General Dynamics Standard, 11 Lablaw 35 (1995); Discovery in Employment Discrimination Cases: The Employer's Perspective, 4 Prac. Litigator 13 (Nov. 1993); Recent Developments in the Law of Sexual Harassment, 18 Colo.Law. 263 (Feb. 1989); Conflict Between Workers' Compensation Exclusive Remedy and Common Law Actions For Psychic Injuries, 14 Colo.Law. 1992 (Nov. 1985).