Goodhue County Courthouse
Phone: (651) 267-4800
Appointed July 10, 2000. Elected in 2002, 2008, and 2014. Current term expires Jan. 2021.
J.D., Hamline University School of Law, 1979
M.B.A., Management, University of Saint Thomas, 1978
B.A., University of Minnesota, 1970
Deputy Chief Public Defender, First Judicial District, 1998-2000
Assistant Public Defender, First Judicial District, 1994-1998
Attorney in Private Practice, Bibus and Larson, 1987-1994
Part Time Public Defender and Attorney in Private Practice; O’Connell, Hopper, Stacey and Bibus; 1984-1987
Assistant Dakota County Attorney, 1980-1984
Judge Bibus is the lead judge in Goodhue County for the Minnesota Supreme Court’s Children’s Justice Initiative. He is also a member of the First Judicial District Executive Committee. Since 2002 he has served on the State Court Advisory Committee’s Tribal Court State Court Forum.