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Joseph Bellipanni

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1601 Blake Street Ste #400 Denver, CO 80202

P: (303) 572-1919
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E: jbellipanni@jaginc.com

Introducing

Judicial Service District Court Judge, 20th Judicial District, Colorado 1984-98 (Chief Judge 1986-98) County Court Judge, 20th Judicial District, Boulder, Colorado, 1983-84 Education J.D. – University of Colorado School of Law B.A. – Loyola University, Chicago Background Former 20th Judicial District Court Judge Joseph Bellipanni joined the professional staff of JAG arbiters in 2002. Bellipanni was first appointed to the Boulder County Court in 1983, then appointed to the District Court bench a year later. He served twelve of his fifteen years on the District Court bench as Chief Judge. The Colorado Judicial Department recognized Bellipanni as its Judicial […]

Judicial Service
BACKGROUND
  • Former 20th Judicial District Court Judge Joseph Bellipanni joined the professional staff of JAG arbiters in 2002. Bellipanni was first appointed to the Boulder County Court in 1983, then appointed to the District Court bench a year later. He served twelve of his fifteen years on the District Court bench as Chief Judge. The Colorado Judicial Department recognized Bellipanni as its Judicial Officer of the Year in 1995. While a judge, he served on a number of committees including the Multi-Disciplinary Committee on Family Law, the Colorado Chief Judges Council, the Judicial Educational Planning Committee and the Supreme Court Criminal Rules Committee, and was a presenter at a number of programs and seminars concerning civil, commercial and domestic issues.

    After leaving the bench, Bellipanni served as Chief of Party and Senior Judicial Advisor for the USAID-funded Administration of Justice Support Project in Cairo, Egypt. In those roles, Bellipanni worked with Ministry of Justice officials, judges and staff to improve case management and judicial education. He continues to consult part-time on judicial improvement projects in Egypt and Jordan.

Career Highlights
  • Joined JAG as an arbiter in 2002
    Chief of Party and Senior Judicial Advisor, AMIDEAST, USAID-Funded Administration of Justice Support Project, Cairo, Egypt
    Judicial Officer of the Year (1995)
    Attorney, Davis, Graham & Stubbs, Denver, CO
    Law Clerk, Chief Justice Edward Pringle, Colorado Supreme Court