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Referee Richard A. Trachy

Hennepin County Courthouse
Fourth Judicial District
(612) 348-2040
Chambers Phone: (612) 596-9267
Reporter: (612) 596-2870 – for transcript requests only

Fourth Judicial District Judicial Officers

Referee Richard A. Trachy

Referee Experience:

Appointed April 2012


J. D., Northeastern University School of Law, 1975

B.S., Computer Science, Michigan State University, 1972


Hennepin County Public Defender (Senior Attorney and Team Leader), 1983 – 2012  

Assistant Anoka County Attorney, 1975 – 1983

Additional Information:

Admitted to Practice Law in Minnesota: 1975

Member, American Samoa Bar Assn.

Current and Former Activities:

Board member, Hopkins Area Little League

Board member, Hopkins-Minnetonka Babe Ruth Baseball

Board member, Hopkins Dynamo Soccer Club

Board member and incorporator, WestStar Umpires Assn.

Enjoys golf, cycling, bridge, hiking, travelling