Category Archives: Alumni News


Gov. Dayton appoints two Mitchell graduates to the Minnesota Court of Appeals

Today, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton announced the appointment of two William Mitchell graduates as judges on the Minnesota Court of Appeals. the Honorable Denise D. Reilly ’83 and Peter M. Reyes, Jr. ’97 will be appointed to at-large seats, which will become vacant upon the retirements of the Honorable Thomas J. Kalitowski and the Honorable …

Erica Holzer

Student Award of Merit Winner: Erica Holzer

Among the things Erica Holzer has learned while in law school, there’s one that stands out. “I’ve learned that I’m at my best when I’m being of service to others,” she says. “Working directly with clients, drafting appellate briefs and other motion papers, and working to secure justice for underrepresented communities has been a highlight of …