Weld County

Office of the Attorney

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County Attorney

About

image Bruce Barker, the Weld County Attorney serves as legal advisor for the Board of County Commissioners and all departments and divisions of Weld County government. When directed by the Board, the County Attorney represents Weld County, county officers, county employees, and appointed boards and commissions and their members in suits, actions and other legal proceedings. The Weld County Attorney is a full-time position appointed by and serving at the pleasure of the Board. There are six full-time assistant county attorneys. One assistant, David Skarka enforces child support obligations. Three assistants, Tom Joaquin, Linda Goff and Tomi Hanson handle cases under the Colorado Children's Code, including dependency and neglect cases. The remaining assistants, Stephanie Arries, Bob Choate and Brad Yatabe render advice to the elected county officials, handle matters in litigation, and work on other matters assigned by the Weld County Attorney.

Hours

Office Hours:
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Monday – Friday

For More Information

For Questions Regarding: Call: Phone Number:
Traffic Matters

Dissolution of Marriage Forms

Civil Litigation Matters

How to Contact the Court
Weld County Combined Courts

915 10th Street
Greeley, CO 80631
970-475-2400
General Information

Updates on the Divisions and Judges
Courts Administration Office 970-475-2502
Jury Duty Jury Commissioner 970-475-2700
970-475-2711
Legal Representation Information

For Example:
Landlord/tenant
Evictions
Mechanic's liens
Real estate matters
Family law
Colorado Rural Legal Service 970-353-7554
Pro Bono Weld County Bar Association Services 970-350-9230, Judge Brandi Nieto
Senior Citizens Weld County Department of Human Resources, Deborah Mayer

970-346-6950  x6131

Criminal Matters
Traffic Matters
Bad Checks
District Attorney's Office for the 19th Judicial District 970-356-4010
Consumer Fraud
Economic Crime Matters
Colorado Attorney General's Office
720-508-6000
Consumer Fraud
Issues
Colorado Consumer Help Line

800-222-4444

Child Support Matters Weld County Department of Social Services IV-D 970-352-6933
Animal Enforcement Weld County Sheriff's Office - Animal Control 970-356-4015 x 2700
Mental Health Commitment Procedures

Alcohol/Drug Procedures
North Range Behavioral Health-Crisis Stabilization Services 970-347-2120
Human Services Weld County Department of Human Services 970-352-1551
Service of Summons by Sheriff Weld County Sheriff's Office 970-356-4015 x 2823
To Report a Crime (outside of a Town of City) Weld County Sheriff's Office 970-356-4015 x 2700
All medical and criminal emergencies Weld County Sheriff's Office 911
Legal Night in Greeley 4th Wednesday of every other month 970-310-8367
Other Greeley City Attorney's Office

Public Defender
970-350-9757

970-353-8224

Contact Information

County Attorney
1150 "O" St
Greeley, CO 80631
phone:(970) 336-7235
fax:(970) 352-0242
email:dbeckman@co.weld.co.us
Mailing Address
P.O. Box 758
Greeley, CO 80632