Judge Teresa R. Warner
Appointed/Elected:

Appointed by Governor Arne Carlson on Jan. 26, 1998. Elected in 2000, 2006, and 2012. Current term expires Jan. 2019.


Education:

J.D., William Mitchell College of Law, 1986
B.A., cum laude, St. Mary's University (Winona), 1981


Legal Employment:Minnesota District Court Judge, 1998- present
Assistant Washington County Attorney, Stillwater, MN, 1988-1998
Associate Attorney – Jardine, Logan and O’Brien, Saint Paul, MN 1986-1988
Law Clerk – Jardine, Logan and O’Brien, 1986
Law Clerk – Office of the Ramsey County Public Defender, 1983-1986
Law Clerk – The Honorable Harold W. Schultz, Second Judicial District, 1981-1983

Professional Memberships:Minnesota District Judges Association
Minnesota State Bar Association
Ramsey County Bar Association

Community and Legal Activities:President, Minnesota District Judge’s Association, 2017- present
Vice President – Minnesota District Judge’s Association, 2015- 2017
Minnesota Judicial Council, 2017- present, and 2012- 2016
  • HR/EOD Committee member and chair, 2013-2016
  • LAW Committee, 2014 -2016
  • Strategic Planning, 2014, 2018
Minnesota Judicial Branch, Weighted Case Load Committee Chair, 2017- present
Chief Judge, Second Judicial District,  2012-2016
Assistant Chief Judge, Second Judicial District, 2012
Mentor and Instructor, New Judge Orientation, 2014- present
Mentor, UST Law School, 2016- present
East Side Learning Center, Board Member, 2016- present
Ramsey County Bar Association, Memorials Committee, 2012- present
Minnesota District Judges Association/Foundation, Memorials Chair, 2010- present
Ramsey County Bar Association, Board of Directors, 2004-2007
                                                                                                                
Frequent presenter at local schools, law schools and judicial education programs