Judge Sheridan Hawley


Appointed May 24, 2012, by Governor Mark Dayton. Elected in 2014 and 2020. Current term expires Jan. 2027.


J.D., 1992, University of California Hastings College of Law 

B.A., 1988, North Central University


Hawley Law & Mediation

Walling, Berg & Debele, P.A.

Tenth Judicial District Public Defender’s Office

Kanabec County Attorney’s Office

Professional Memberships:

Minnesota State Bar Association (Former Chair of Appellate Practice Section, Professionalism Committee, and Children and the Law Section)

Professional and Community Activities:

Children’s Justice Initiative

Children’s Justice Act Task Force

Sex Trafficking Investigation and Response Group

10th Judicial District Litigant Services Committee, Co-Chair

Former Member, Statewide Early Neutral Evaluation Committee

Former Chair, 10th Judicial District Early Neutral Evaluation Committee

Past member of Lawyer’s Board of Professional Responsibility

Past board member of Mediation Services for Anoka County