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Judge Kristin Siegesmund

Hennepin County Courthouse
Fourth Judicial District
(612) 348-2040

Chambers Phone: (612) 596-1070
Reporter: (612) 596-2870 – for transcript requests only
Law Clerk: (612) 596-1072
Judicial Clerk: (612) 596-1085

Fourth Judicial District Judicial Officers

Judge Kristin Siegesmund


Appointed by Governor Mark Dayton on Jan. 7, 2013. Elected in 2014 and 2020. Current term expires Jan. 2027.


J.D., with honors, University of Michigan Law School, 1980

B.A., with honors, Brown University, 1977


Managing/Supervising Attorney, Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid

Staff attorney, Minnesota Disability Law Center

Commercial litigator, Faegre Baker Daniels, LLP

Professional and Community Activities:

Has taught numerous courses at William Mitchell College of Law

Former chair, St. Louis Park Human Rights Commission

Former volunteer, St. Louis Park Schools

Former member, Governor’s Advisory Council for Technology for Persons with Disabilities


Criminal & Civil, August 2018-Present
Family, July 2015-July 2018