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Judge Regina M. Chu

Hennepin County Courthouse
Fourth Judicial District
(612) 348-2040

Chambers Phone: (612) 348-5086
Reporter: (612) 596-2870 – for transcript requests only
Law Clerk: (612) 348-5086
Judicial Clerk: (612) 348-7788

Fourth Judicial District Judicial Officers

Judge Regina M. Chu
Appointed/Elected:Appointed July 22, 2002, by Governor Jesse Ventura. Elected in 2004, 2010, and 2016. 
Education:B.A, cum laude, University of Minnesota
J.D., cum laude, William Mitchell College of Law
Employment:Partner, Wilson & Chu
Shareholder, Bassford, Lockhart, Truesdell & Briggs
Special Assistant Attorney General, Minnesota Attorney General's Office
Law Clerk to the Honorable Douglas K. Amdahl, Minnesota Supreme Court
Professional and Community ActivitiesBoard Member, Asian Women United of Minnesota
Member, Hennepin County Pro Bono Project Committee
Member, Civil Litigation Section Council
Minnesota District Judges Civil Jury Instruction Guides Committee
Assignment HistoryCriminal, July 2016 – Present
Civil & Criminal, 2007 – June 2016
Family, 2005 – 2007
Criminal, 2002 – 2004

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