Grant L. Foutz
District Court Judge
11th Judicial District --
McKinley and San Juan Counties
Evaluation: Judge Foutz received high ratings from both attorneys and non-attorneys in each category of the survey. Attorneys rated him very highly for conducting himself in a proper manner, treating self-represented litigants fairly, being courteous to all participants, and for being attentive to the proceedings. The court staff gave him a perfect score for maintaining appropriate hours given his workload. Judge Foutz continues to receive outstanding ratings for his overall judicial performance. Judge Foutz indicated his commitment to maintaining his excellent performance.
Experience & Education: Judge Foutz has served on the bench since May 1996. Prior to his appointment, he had 20 years of combined experience, having worked in private practice and as an Assistant District Attorney. He received his B.A. from Brigham Young University and his law degree from Southwestern University School of Law.