Gov. John Hickenlooper today announced Erin Lynn Sokol’s appointment to the 4th Judicial District Court.
Sokol will fill a vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Gilbert Martinez.
Sokol is currently a senior attorney at Hogan Lovells in Colorado Springs, a position she has held since August 2014. Previously, she was a partner at Sokol & Brewer in Colorado Springs, an associate at Mulliken Weiner Karsh Berg & Jolivet in Colorado Springs, an associate at Hogan & Hartson in Colorado Springs and an associate at Williams & Connolly in Washington, D.C.
Sokol earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan in 1996 and her law degree from Georgetown University Law Center in 1999.
Sokol’s appointment is effective Aug. 1.