David J. Skarka

Associate Attorney

Mr. Skarka obtained his Bachelor of Arts Degree from Azusa Pacific University in 2003, graduating magna cum laude.   In 2008, he obtained his Master of Arts and Juris Doctor Degrees from Regent University.  While at Regent University, Mr. Skarka served on the moot court board and clerked for a public interest law firm.  He also interned with the U.S. Army JAG Corps and was a graduate research assistant in the School of Government.

Mr. Skarka began his law practice in 2009 with Weld County Government, serving as a deputy prosecutor in the Weld District Attorney’s Office, then as an assistant county attorney in the Weld County Attorney’s Office / Department of Human Services.  During his six year tenure with Weld County Government, Mr. Skarka tried many cases, presented oral argument at the Colorado Court of Appeals, and briefed cases at the Court of Appeals and Colorado Supreme Court.  He is grateful to have served the people of Weld County in both public law offices.

In 2015, Mr. Skarka joined Winters, Hellerich & Hughes, LLC as an associate attorney.  He maintains a general civil practice, including trial and appellate litigation.  Mr. Skarka is a member of the Colorado and Weld County Bar Associations.

Contact Email: dskarka@wh-h.com