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Judge Robert E. Macaulay


Appointed January 31, 1995, by Governor Arne Carlson. Elected 1996, 2002, 2008, and 2014. Current term expires Jan. 2021.


J.D., University of Minnesota Law School, 1981
B.S., Roanoke College (Salem, Virginia), 1978


Assistant Carlton County Attorney, 1984-1995

Lecturing and Teaching Experience:

Judge Macaulay has given several presentations regarding the legal profession. He has addressed students in Wrenshall, Barnum, Cloquet, and Carlton Public Schools.