Referee Angela Willms

EDUCATION:

University of Minnesota, B.A.
William Mitchell College of Law, J.D.


REFEREE EXPERIENCE:

Appointed May 2013
  • Juvenile Court: Delinquency and Petty Arraignments and Pretrials, Contested Evidentiary Hearings, Serious Traffic Matters, Truancy, Motions to Change Custody and for Parenting Time Assistance, State Wards. 

PRIOR LEGAL EXPERIENCE:

Law Clerk to the Honorable Susan N. Burke
Staff Attorney, Hennepin County Juvenile Court
 

PROFESSIONAL AND COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES:

  • Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative
    • Co-Chair of the Eliminating Racial Disparities Committee
    • Executive Steering Committee Member
    • Case Processing Committee Member
  • MN Supreme Court Appointee to the School Safety and Technical Assistance Council
  • Children’s Justice Initiative Member 
  • Adjunct Professor at Mitchell Hamline School of Law
  • District Chair of the Northern Star Council, Juvenile Diversion
  • Former Member of the Family Violence Coordinating Council