Judge Todd W. Westphal


Appointed by Governor Tim Pawlenty on Nov. 16, 2005. Elected in 2008, 2014, and 2020. Current term expires Jan. 2027.


J.D., Hamline University School of Law, 1987
B.A., Music, Minnesota State University (Mankato), 1983


Attorney- Mackenzie and Gustafson, 1989-2005
Assistant attorney- Nicollet County, 1989-2005
Law Clerk- 5th Judicial District, 1987-1989

Professional Memberships:

Minnesota State Bar Association
Minnesota County Attorneys Association
St. Peter Lawyers Association
Association of Trial Lawyers of America

Community Activities:

Board member/second vice president- St. Peter Hockey Association
Violinist- Mankato Symphony Orchestra
Board Member- St. Peter Education Foundation
Past President- St. Peter Lutheran Church and School
Former Member- St. Peter Heritage Preservation Commission
St. Peter Chamber of Commerce
Friends of the St. Peter Library
St. Peter Jaycees
Former Mock Trial Coach- St. Peter High School