About 800 individuals applied for three vacancies at the Colorado U.S. Attorney’s Office, Law Week Colorado reported Monday.
Three Assistant U.S. Attorneys recently left the office. The former prosecutors worked in the office’s Civil Division.
Lisa Christian, the former Civil Division chief, was among the Assistant U.S. Attorneys who left. She is married to Colorado U.S. Attorney John Walsh. Justice Department rules prohibit one spouse from supervising another. Since her departure, Kevin Traskos has served as acting chief of the Civil Division.