Court of Appeals: Retain Judge Dennis A. Graham

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Court of Appeals — Dennis A. Graham


Do not retain

Appointed in 2002, Judge Dennis A. Graham specializes in securities and complex commercial law.

we never said they’d all be fun. So we’ll cut to the chase: Despite
some reservations, we’re endorsing Graham for retention.

reviews from the Colorado Office of Judicial Performance Evaluation
are a bit of a mixed bag. He didn’t score especially well in fairness
and impartiality, which are kind of important for a judge, and some
lawyers said his opinions were clear, while others said the opposite.

Graham was found to be impartial and well-prepared in oral arguments,
and judges surveyed said his opinions were well-reasoned. Graham won a
retention vote in 2004.