Allison H. Eid is a judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit. Prior to joining the Tenth Circuit, Judge Eid served as a Justice of the Colorado Supreme Court, where she chaired the Water Court Committee and served as the state court representative to the Advisory Committee for the Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure. Before being named to the Colorado Supreme Court, she served as the Solicitor General of the State of Colorado.
Judge Eid practiced commercial and appellate litigation with the Denver office of Arnold & Porter. She clerked for the Honorable Clarence Thomas, Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, and for Judge Jerry Smith of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.