Judge Laura A. Pietan


Appointed Feb. 4, 2019, by Governor Mark Dayton. Elected in 2020. Current term expires Jan. 2027.


J.D., Seattle University School of Law
B.A., University of Wisconsin – Madison

Past Employment:

  • Deputy City Attorney, City of St. Paul
  • Senior Assistant St. Paul City Attorney
  • Program Manager, Apprenticeship and Nontraditional Employment for Women

Professional and Community Activities:

  • Former Chair, Ujamaa Place and Better Futures Advisory Committee
  • Member, Minnesota Women Lawyers
  • Former member, Association of Prosecuting Attorneys