John M. Ely

County Attorney
Title: County Attorney
Phone: 970-920-5190

John M. Ely has been serving as Pitkin County Attorney since 1995. Prior to representing Pitkin County as general counsel, he worked in private practice in the Aspen area dealing primarily in issues of real property litigation and as a Deputy District Attorney for the 9th Judicial District in Aspen and Glenwood Springs. He is a graduate of the University of Denver College of Law and Colgate University in New York. Currently, Mr. Ely represents Pitkin County on the Board of Directors for the Colorado River Conservation District

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