Hank Eastland Esq. has moved his law office

to: 320 E. Costilla Street where he will be sharing offices with Gordon Williams Esq. and Luke Jonson Esq. Hank Eastland’s telephone number: (719)578-0035 will remain the same.

2018 Southern Colorado High School Mock Trial Competition – Attorney Volunteers Needed!

Friday February 2 at 3:00 p.m., Saturday February 3 at 9:00 a.m., or 1:30 p.m. and Tuesday February 6 at
4:00 p.m. at the El Paso County Courthouse. General information about the program can be found at www.
This year’s case is an exciting criminal case involving a domestic homicide. Come on out and volunteer 2
– 3 hours of your time and see some spectacular students in action! Please contact Sunde King at sjking@ or (719) 579-6500 to sign up.

Associate Attorney Opening

ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY NEEDED in great small law firm practicing family, estate, probate, elder and business law.
We are looking for 2-4 years of experience. Most work will be done in Woodland Park, with some work in Colorado Springs.

We need someone who has a confident personality, positive attitude, is a self-starter, detail-oriented, organized, a good communicator, and great with people. Honor and integrity are of utmost importance.

Please send a one page cover letter that includes salary requirements, legal experience and career goals, as well as a resume and references, to

Magistrate Opening

Job Title:
Job Code:
Monthly Salary Range:
$11,644.00 - $11,644.00
Signature of the State Court Administrator approval available on file in the Human Resources Division.
General Statement Of Duties:
Performs a variety of judicial duties in the Colorado Judicial System including deciding the merits of cases, hearing and evaluating evidence and witness credibility, analyzing laws and rules, making findings of fact and conclusions of law and issuing oral or written decisions and orders to resolve cases. Provides administrative direction for the operation of a judicial division including supervisory accountability for division staff, volunteers or interns.
Distinguishing Factors:
Work assignments are designated by the Chief Judge of the judicial district and can require performing judicial duties in any or all of the following areas: criminal, civil, juvenile, domestic relations, probate, traffic and other judicial proceedings. The Magistrate position reports to the Chief Judge of the Judicial District and is not an elected position.  A Magistrate serves in a classified, non-certified position that is considered at-will and may be terminated at any time with or without cause.
Essential Functions Of the Position:
Conducts the following judicial activities:
Initial appearance proceedings, including advisement of rights, setting bail, and imposition of conditions of release pending further proceedings; Bond review hearings; Preliminary and disposition hearings; Arraignments on indictments and information; etc.
Supervisor Responsibilities:
This position requires administrative responsibility for the operation of a judicial division including supervisory accountability for division staff, volunteers, or interns. Etc.
Minimum Education:
Graduation from an accredited law school; possession of a certificate of admission to the Bar of the State of Colorado and eligibility to practice law before the courts of the State of Colorado. Applicants must have at least five (5) years of experience as a practicing attorney. etc.
 For full details on this position and how to apply, see the position listing on the Fourth Judicial's Website.

Safe Haven Golf Tournament

Please join us for the Safe Haven Golf Tournament hosted at the Country Club of Colorado on Monday, September 18th. The tournament will be a 4 person scramble with a shotgun start at 1:00. There will be awards for the longest drive, closest to the pin and longest putt, as well as, the opportunity to with $10,000 with a hole-in-one.

The cost of the event will be $125 per golfer and each registration comes with a discounted coupon to return to play this prestigious private course again. Please visit our web page at for more information or to register online.

If you have any additional questions you can reach out to us at

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