Judge Lauren M. Johnson


Appointed on November 13, 2023, by Governor Timothy Walz. Expires January 2027.


William Mitchell College of Law – Juris Doctorate Degree – Graduated 2013.
Minnesota State University, Mankato – Bachelor of Science Degree – Graduated 2010.


Associate Attorney with Melchert Hubert Sjodin, PLLP - March 2023 to November 2023.
Assistant County Attorney with McLeod County Attorney’s Office – March 2019 to March 2023.
Staff Attorney with the Autism Advocacy & Law Center. February 2015 to March 2019.

Professional Memberships:

District 110 Foundation – Board Member.
Eighth District Minnesota State Bar Association – Vice President.
Minnesota County Attorney’s Association – Member.
Minnesota State Bar Association – Member.

Professional and Community Activities:

Lutheran Social Services – Volunteer.
Minnesota Independence College and Community – Presenter.
Autism Society of Minnesota – Presenter.
Wright County Autism Allies Resource Fair – Presenter.