|Lance P. Timbreza - 21st Judicial District Judge|
Judge Timbreza was born and raised in Delta. He attended Colorado Mesa University receiving a B.A. in History in 2002. He received his law degree from Gonzaga University School of Law in 2005. He was in private practice in Seattle, WA; Wenatchee WA and Grand Junction from 2005 until his appointment to the bench by Governor John Hickenlooper in July of 2016.
Judge Timbreza has served on the Colorado Supreme Court Attorney Regulation Committee, and as a commissioner and chair of the 21st Judicial District Judicial Performance Commission, president of the Mesa County Bar Association, chair of the Colorado Bar Association Young Lawyers Division, and on the Colorado Bar Association’s executive council and board of governors. He is a graduate of the Colorado Bar Association Leadership Training (COBALT) program. Judge Timbreza is a fellow of the Colorado Bar Foundation and chair of its board of trustees, a fellow of the American Bar Foundation, a fellow of the Fellows of the Young Lawyers Division of the American Bar Association and is a commissioner on the Chief Justice’s Commission on Professional Development. He is a member of the ABA, Colorado Bar Association, Mesa County Bar Association, Colorado Hispanic Bar Association and Colorado LGBT Bar Association.
Division: Courtroom 9
125 N. Spruce
P.O. Box 20,000-5030
Grand Junction CO 81502