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Judge Jeffrey M. Johnson


Appointed Mar. 23, 2018, by Governor Mark Dayton. Elected in 2020. Current term expires Jan. 2027.


J.D., William Mitchell College of Law
B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College 

Past Employment:

  • Third Judicial District Chief Public Defender
  • Interim Managing Attorney and Assistant Public Defender, Third Judicial District Public Defender’s Office
  • President, Jeffrey M. Johnson, P.A.
  • Partner, Schurhammer & Johnson, P.A. 

Professional Memberships:

  • Steering committees, Steele-Waseca and Olmsted treatment courts
  • Advisory boards, Rice County Community Corrections and Dual Recovery