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 Tracy Perzel


Appointed by Governor Mark Dayton on Jan. 2, 2019. Current term expires Jan. 2021.


J.D., cum laude, University of Minnesota Law School
B.A., magna cum laude, University of St. Thomas

Past Employment:

  • Criminal Division Chief, U.S. Attorney’s Office
    • Senior Litigation Counsel
    • Assistant U.S. Attorney
  • Assistant Attorney General, Minnesota Attorney General’s Office
  • Assistant County Attorney, Kandiyohi County Attorney’s Office

Community Activities:

Judge Perzel volunteers her time with youth sports, community schools, and local nonprofit organizations.