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Judge Thomas M. Neuville

Rice County

Rice County Courthouse
Phone: (507) 332-6107


Appointed by Gov. Tim Pawlenty in Nov. 2007.  Elected in 2010.  Current term expires Jan. 2017.


B.S., Chemical Engineering, Michigan Technological University, High Honors (1972)

J.D., William Mitchell Law School (1976)


1972-76, 3M Company, St. Paul, Mn., Research Engineer

1976-2007; Grundhoefer, Neuville and Ludescher PA; Northfield, MN.; General Law Practice

1990-2007, Member, Minnesota State Senate, previous deputy Republican leader

Professional Memberships:

Minnesota State Bar Assn; Sections on Criminal, Elder and Family Law  

MN Federal District and 8th Circuit Bar

Professional and Community Activities:

Member, Northfield Rotary Club

Past President, Northfield Chamber of Commerce

Knights of Columbus

Additional Information:

Past Alumni of Year - Michigan Tech University

“Top 5” Minnesota Senator by Mn. Legal Ledger 

Businessperson of Year from Northfield Chamber of Commerce

Past Legislator of Year from Minnesota Family Council

“Service to the Profession” award from Minnesota Lawyer

Previous “Top Lawyer” in Criminal Defense law from Mpls-St.Paul Magazine