Judge Kris Davick-Halfen
Appointed/Elected:

Appointed by Governor Tim Pawlenty on Nov. 18, 2004. Elected in 2006 and 2012. Current term expires Jan. 2019.


Education:

J.D., University of North Dakota School of Law, 1985
B.A., Concordia College, 1981


Employment:

Judge- Seventh Judicial District, 2004-present

Child Support Magistrate (Former title was Administrative Law Judge)- Seventh Judicial District, 1998-2004

Mediator/Guardian ad litem/independent hearing officer- 1998-2004

Assistant County Attorney- Morrison County, 1989-1997

Attorney- Peltoniemi, Johnson and Majors, 1985-1986

Assistant County Attorney- Wadena County, 1985-1989


Professional Memberships:

Minnesota State Bar Association
Minnesota District Judges Association
John E. Simonett American Inn of Court


Community Activities:

American Lutheran Church of Long Prairie
Long Prairie Rotary
Long Prairie Hockey Association