Dec. 5, 2018: Matthew D. Grove has been appointed as a Colorado Court of Appeals Judge by Gov. John Hickenlooper, effective on Friday, Dec. 28, 2018. Grove was most recently a Senior Assistant Attorney General, a post he held since 2015, and he was previously appointed as the Assistant Solicitor General in 2014 at the Public Officials Unit of the State Services Section of the Colorado Attorney General’s Office. Grove has worked at the Public Officials Unit since 2009. Grove was previously a lawyer at Bjork Lindley Little PC from 2007 to 2009; an Assistant Attorney General at the Appellate Division at the Attorney General’s Office from 2003 to 2007; and a Law Clerk for Colorado State Supreme Court Judge Nathan B. Coats in 2002 and 2003. Grove received an A.B. degree from Duke University in 1998 and a law degree from the University of Colorado School of Law in 2002.