Judge Eric J. Braaten

Appointed/Elected:

Appointed Oct. 30, 2014, by Governor Mark Dayton. Elected in 2016. Current term expires Jan. 2023.

Education:

J.D., Marquette University Law School

B.A., Saint Olaf College

Past Employment:

Attorney, Braaten & Braaten, P.A.

Mediator

Attorney, Nicklaus Braaten & Hollenhorst, P.L.L.C.

Attorney, Katz & Manka Ltd.

Professional and Community Activites:

Extensive appellate court experience

Member, Carver County Low Fee Family Law Panel

Active in his three childrens' school activities

Awards:

NorthStar Service Award for commitment to pro bono service