Planned maintenance will take place from 10:00 p.m. until 12:00 a.m. on both Wednesday, June 19 and Thursday, June 20. During these times, and most court applications may be unavailable for up to 30 minutes. eFS will NOT be affected. Please plan ahead.
Judge Richard H. Kyle Jr.


Appointed Sept. 4, 2015, by Governor Mark Dayton. Elected in 2016. Current term expires January 2023.


J.D., William Mitchell College of Law
B.A., St. Olaf College

Past Employment:

Shareholder, Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.
Private practice, Kyle Law Office
Associate attorney, Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi
Law clerk to the Honorable Edward J. Devitt, Senior Judge, U.S. District Court
Law clerk to the Honorable Margaret M. Marrinan, Judge, Ramsey County District Court

Professional Memberships:

Past President, Minnesota State Bar Association
Past President, Ramsey County Bar Association
Member, Minnesota Supreme Court Advisory Committee on Rules of Criminal Procedure
Member, Warren E. Burger Inn of Court
Former Board Member, Lawyers Professional Responsibility Board
Former Board Member, Call for Justice

Community Activities:

Former Member, Macalester-Groveland Community Council