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Robert L. McGahey Jr.

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Robert L. McGahey
Court Information:
Colorado Second Judicial District
Title:   Judge
Appointed by:   Gov. Bill Owens
Active:   2000-2021
Past post:   Attorney in private practice
Personal History
Undergraduate:   Princeton University
Law School:   University of Denver
Candidate 2014:
Candidate for:  Second Judicial District
Position:  Retention
State:  Colorado
Election information 2014:
Incumbent:  Yes
Election date:  11/4/2014
Election vote:  73.0%ApprovedA

Robert L. McGahey, Jr. is a judge for the Second Judicial District Court of Colorado. McGahey was appointed to this position in January of 2000 by former Governor Bill Owens.[1] He was later retained by voters in 2002, 2008 and 2014, and his current six-year term expires on January 11, 2021.[2][3]



See also: Colorado judicial elections, 2014
McGahey was retained to the Second Judicial District with 73.0 percent of the vote on November 4, 2014.[4]

Judicial performance evaluation

The Colorado Commissions on Judicial Performance recommended that Judge McGahey be Retained. The full report is available here.


McGahey received his undergraduate degree from Princeton University and his J.D. from the University of Denver College of Law.[1]


McGahey worked as a private practice lawyer for more than 25 years prior to his judicial appointment in 2000. He is also an adjunct professor at the University of Denver College of Law.[1]

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