1991, Minnesota and U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth and Federal Circuits
University of Minnesota, J.D., cum laude, 1990
Law School Graduation Year
University of Wisconsin-Madison, B.S., with distinction, 1982
Ramsey County, Minnesota State and American Bar Associations.
President, Minnesota Law Review, 1989-1990. Author: Hodder v. Goodyear, End of the Road for the Useful Life Defense? 73 Minn. L. Rev. 1081, 1989. Law Clerk to Chief Judge Donald P. Lay, Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals, 1990-1991. Assistant Attorney General, Minnesota Attorney General's Office, Environmental Protection Division, 1991-1994. (Shareholder)