Timothy M. Tymkovich

Hon. Timothy M. Tymkovich

U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit

Timothy Tymkovich is a Circuit Judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit, serving in that position since 2003.  Judge Tymkovich is a graduate of The Colorado College and the University of Colorado School of Law.  After graduation, he clerked for Chief Justice William Erickson of the Colorado Supreme Court, and practiced law in Denver until 1991, when he became Colorado's Solicitor General.   From 1996 until 2003 he practiced in his own firm, specializing in civil and constitutional matters, ranging from election law to water.  Judge Tymkovich currently sits on several federal judicial committees and is a board member of the Federal Judges Association.  In addition, Judge Tymkovich has recently been appointed Chair of the Federal Judiciary’s Committee on Judicial Resources.

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