Dufford, Waldeck, Milburn & Krohn, LLP

744 Horizon Court, Suite 300 
Grand Junction, Colorado 81506


CO: 970.241.5500

UT: 435.259.2225

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We are very pleased to announce that Shelly S. Dackonish has joined our firm as Of Counsel in April 2019.   Shelly comes to us after 14 years in the public sector, representing the City of Grand Junction and advising in matters of real estate, land use, zoning, development, telecommunications, general municipal law, and civil rights.  Her primary practice areas with us are real estate, land use, zoning, and development law.  


When Shelly is not in the office, you’ll find her teaching yoga, speaking French (not usually at the same time), or enjoying the outdoors on her mountain bike, paddleboard, or in her garden.

Shelly S. Dackonish
Of Counsel


Direct: 970-248-5863
Main: 970-241-5500
Email: dackonish@dwmk.com


Shelly’s Areas of Practice

Business/Commercial Law

Construction Law

Municipal Law

Real Estate


Joined Dufford Waldeck in 2019







Bar Admissions:

Colorado 1992


JD University of Colorado Law School 1991

BA French, with highest distinction, University of Iowa 1987

Community and Professional Involvement

Colorado and Mesa County Bar Associations

Instructor, Grand Junction Peace Officers Academy, 2007 - 2016


Responsive. Experienced. Focused.