Acting U.S. Attorney Bob Troyer, District Of Colorado
Bob Troyer was born in Colorado and grew up in Washington DC. He graduated from Pomona College in 1984 with a BA in English. For several years after college, Bob taught high school English in Washington DC and worked during the summers as a commercial fisherman in Alaska. He then attended Boston College Law School, where he served as the Solicitations Editor for the Boston College Law Review, graduating in 1990. After law school Bob practiced civil litigation at Ropes & Gray in Boston for three years and then moved to Denver to practice at Brownstein Hyatt Farber & Strickland, making partner there in 1997. In 1999 he left to join the criminal division of the Colorado U.S. Attorney’s Office, where he spent over five years prosecuting drug and violent crime cases. Bob then left the office and joined the Denver office of Hogan & Hartson, as the head of the litigation department. He returned to the Colorado U.S. Attorney’s Office in October of 2010 as the First Assistant U.S. Attorney. In August of 2016 Bob became Acting United States Attorney.