At Home in Douglas County
Tom Nellessen came to Douglas County in 1983. He moved to Castle Rock, Colorado to spend more time with relatives who lived and owned businesses in Castle Rock. Tom attended Metropolitan State College from 1984 thru 1987 where he majored in Criminal Justice and Criminology, with minors in Psychology and History. During his time at Metropolitan State, Tom also worked for his uncle at Mater Magnetics in Castle Rock, Colorado. Additionally, while attending college, Tom also began working in the Douglas County Court system as a clerk for Judge Thomas Curry and Magistrate Louis Gresh. Tom’s work in the Douglas County Court system is what sparked his legal career.