William Mitchell alumni putting the law to work for Minnesota

The following Mitchell graduates currently serve as Minnesota judges, legislators and county attorneys.

Minnesota Attorney General

Lori R. Swanson ’95

Minnesota Senate

Bobby Joe Champion ’95 (District 59)

Richard J. Cohen ’75 (District 64)

Michelle Fischbach ’11 (District 14)

Tony Lourey ’11 (District 11)

Scott Newman ’73 (District 18)

Torrey N. Westrom ’03 (District 03)

Minnesota House

Susan Allen ’00 (District 61B)

Joseph E. Atkins ’91 (District 39B)

Debra Hilstrom ’10 (District 46B)

Brian Johnson ’10 (District 32A)

Jean Wagenius ’83 (District 63B)

Torrey N. Westrom ’03 (District 11A)

Minnesota Court Of Appeals

Jill Flaskamp Halbrooks ’85

Carol Hooten ’78

Renee L. Worke ’83

Heidi S. Schellhas ’80

Matthew E. Johnson ’92

Michelle A. Larkin ’92

Denise D. Reilly ‘83

Peter M. Reyes Jr. ‘97

John P. Smith ’75

Senior Judges

Hunter Anderson ’69

Robert R. Benson ’71

Bernard E. Boland ’73

Casey J. Christian ’82

John W. Borg ’75

Bruce W. Christopherson ’67

Timothy K. Connell ’76

Steven E. Drange ’74

Michael F. Fetsch ’66

Jeffrey L. Flynn ’75

Kathleen R. Gearin ’75

Gabriel D. Giancola ’58

Karla F. Hancock ’80

George I. Harrelson ’75

John L. Holahan ’74

Margaret S. Johnson ’80

Philip T. Kanning ’74

Dale B. Lindman ’72

William E. Macklin ’75

Elizabeth Hoene Martin ’80

Henry W. McCarr ’55

Leslie M. Metzen ’79

Cara Lee Neville ’75

Lynn C. Olson ’77

Kathryn N. Smith’92

Lucy A. Wieland ’82

County Attorneys

Ross E. Arneson ’81 (Blue Earth County)

Laura Auron ’84 (Lake County)

James C. Backstrom ’78 (Dakota County)

Amy R. Brosnahan ’99 (Kanabec County)

John K. Carlson ’75 (Pine County)

Brent Christian ’96 (Le Sueur County)

Brett Corson ’89 (Fillmore County)

Paul M. Dressler ’76 (Waseca County)

Timothy R. Faver ’79 (Beltrami County)

Michelle M. Zehander Fischer ’94 (Nicollet County)

Jamie Hammell ’03 (Houston County)

Kathleen A. Heaney ’85 (Sherburne County)

Aaron Jordan ’01 (Stevens County)

Michael Junge ’82 (McLeod County)

Stephen Lindee ’05 (Watonwan County)

Mark Metz ’97 (Carver County)

Phil Miller ’90 (Lake of the Woods County)

John J. Muhar ’77 (Itasca County)

James C. Nordstrom ’75 (Wabasha County)

Robert C. O’Connor ’91 (Jackson County)

Peter Orput ’88 (Washington County)

Mark A. Ostrem ’97 (Olmsted County)

Anthony C. Palumbo ’79 (Anoka County)

Chuck Rasmussen ’88 (Todd County)

Janet Reiter ’94 (Chisago County)

Donald F. Ryan ’88 (Crow Wing County)

David E. Schauer ’82 (Sibley County)

Krain Sonneman ’89 (Winona County)

William J. Watson ’79 (Big Stone County)

Tony Spector ’00 (Meeker County)

Karin Sonneman ’89 (Winona County)

Thomas N. Kelly ’83 (Wright County)

District Court

1st District

Jerome B. Abrams ’81 (Scott County)

Karen Asphaug ’82 (Dakota County)

M. Michael Baxter ’91 (Le Sueur County)

Lawrence F. Clark ’80 (Goodhue County)

Kevin W. Eide ’79 (Carver County)

Robert R. King ’76 (Dakota County)

David L. Knutson ’86 (Dakota County)

Caroline H. Lennon ’89 (Scott County)

Timothy J. McManus ’85 (Dakota County)

Kathryn D. Messerich ’87 (Dakota County)

Shawn M. Moynihan ’82 (Dakota County)

Arlene Perkkio ’81 (Dakota County)

Martha M. Simonett ’84 (Dakota County)

Rex D. Stacey ’82 (Dakota County)

Pat K. Sutherland ’80 (Dakota County)

Mary J. Theisen ’84 (Dakota County)

Christian S. Wilton ’94 (Scott County)

2nd District

Robert A. Awsumb ’86 (Ramsey County)

Joy D. Bartscher  ’86 (Ramsey County)

Gary W. Bastian ’74 (Ramsey County)

Gail Chang Bohr ’91 (Ramsey County)

Paulette K. Flynn ’74 (Ramsey County)

Kathleen R. Gearin ’75 (Ramsey County)

John Guthmann ’80 (Ramsey County)

William H. Leary III ’79 (Ramsey County)

J. Thomas Mott ’76 (Ramsey County)

George T. Stephenson ’85 (Ramsey County)

Teresa R. Warner ’86 (Ramsey County)

District Court (cont.)

3rd District

Joseph A. Bueltel ’87 (Steele County)

John T. Cajacob ’78 (Rice County)

Thomas M. Neuville ’76 (Rice County)

Kevin H. Siefken ’95 (Mower County)

Jeffrey D. Thompson ’75 (Winona County)

Terrence M. Walters ’76 (Wabasha County)

Fred W. Wellman ’74 (Mower County)

4th District

Gina M. Brandt ’91 (Hennepin County)

Regina M. Chu ’80 (Hennepin County)

Margaret A. Daly ’81 (Hennepin County)

Mary S. DuFresne ’79 (Hennepin County)

John L. Holahan ’74 (Hennepin County)

Fred Karasov ’83 (Hennepin County)

Denise D. Reilly ’83 (Hennepin County)

Robert M. Small ’75 (Hennepin County)

5th District

Robert A. Docherty ’87 (Brown County)

Kurt D. Johnson ’83 (Blue Earth County)

Allison Krehbiel ’91 (Nicollet County)

Douglas L. Richards ’78 (Faribault County)

Linda S. Titus ’78 (Jackson County)

Robert D. Walker ’75 (Martin County)

6th District

David E. Ackerson ’76 (St. Louis County)

James B. Florey ’81 (St. Louis County)

Mark A. Munger ’81 (St. Louis County)

Heather L. Sweetland ’82 (St. Louis County)

Sally L. Tarnowski ’86 (St. Louis County)

Dale A. Wolf ’74 (Carlton County)

7th District

Steven J. Cahill ’76 (Clay County)

Bill Cashman ’87 (Stearns County)

Conrad I. Freeberg ’80 (Morrison County)

James W. Hoolihan ’68 (Benton County)

Andrew R. Pearson ’98 (Stearns County)

John H. Scherer ’81 (Stearns County)

District Court (cont.)

8th District

Stephanie Beckman ’03 (Meeker County)

David L. Mennis ’85 (Swift County)

Jennifer K. Fischer ’93 (Kandiyohi County)

Gerald J. Seibel ’78 (Stevens County)

Donald M. Spilseth ’78 (Kandiyohi County)

Rodney C. Hanson ’85 (Pope County)

Michael J. Thompson ’80 (Kandiyohi County)

9th District

Jana Austad ’91 (Cass County)

Earl E. Maus ’82 (Crow Wing County)

John R. Solien ’79 (Aitkin County)

Robert D. Tiffany ’87 (Hubbard County)

Richard Zimmerman ’80 (Crow Wing County)

10th District

Amy R. Brosnahan ’99 (Isanti County)

Michele A. Davis ’98 (Wright County)

James E. Dehn ’75 (Isanti County)

John Dehen ’88 (Wright County)

Thomas M. Fitzpatrick ’81 (Anoka County)

Tammi A. Fredrickson ’92 (Anoka County)

John C. Hoffman ’82 (Anoka County)

Nancy J. Logering ’85 (Anoka County)

Catherine McPherson ’94 (Wright County)

Todd R. Schoffelman ’94 (Chisago County)

Elizabeth Strand ’98 (Wright County)

Dyanna L. Street ’94 (Anoka County)

Robert Varco ’74 (Sherburne County)