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Judge Gordon Moore


Appointed by Governor Mark Dayton on Mar. 1, 2012. Elected in 2014. Current term expires Jan. 2021.


J.D., University of Iowa, 1988 (graduated with high honors) 

B.A. from Carleton College, 1985


Chief prosecutor and legal advisor, Nobles County Attorney

Associate, Worthington law office of Von Holtum, Malters & Shepherd

  • Assistant City Attorney- municipal prosecutor and civil legal advisor to both the city and private clients in the areas of contract, labor, and employment law.

Special Assistant Attorney, Transportation and Employment divisions, Minnesota Attorney General’s Office

Professional Memberships:

Minnesota State Bar Association

13th District Bar Association

Nobles County Child Protection team

Professional and Community Activities:

Former board chair, Independent School District 518

Former board chair, Worthington Area YMCA

Community theater productions

Volunteer, high school mock trial coach

Volunteer, youth hockey coach

Volunteer, youth soccer coach