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Senior Judge David Harrington
Senior Judge David Harrington

Elected in 2002, 2008, and 2014. Retired on Jan. 2, 2019. Appointed and assigned to serve statewide as Senior Judge from Jan. 4, 2019, to June 30, 2019.


J.D., University of North Dakota Law School, 1992
B.S., Bemidji State University, 1982


General Counsel- Red Lake Band of Chippewa Indians, 1994-2003
Defense Counsel- Bois Forte Band of Chippewa Indians, 2000-2003
Private Practice- Walker, MN, 1992-1994
Staff Attorney- Leech Lake Criminal and Juvenile Defense Corporation, 1992-1994

Professional Memberships:

Cass County Bar Association
Minnesota State Bar Association
State/Tribal Court Association
Federal Bar Association
Minnesota American Indian Bar Association

Community Activities:

Board Member- Boys and Girls Clubs of America
Board Member- Minnesota Land Trust
Board Member- Minnesota Finlandia Health Sports
Ducks Unlimited
Three Island/Movil Maze Recreational Area Advisory
Committee- Take a Kid Fishing
North Star Sports Club
Centennial Triathlon
Friends of the Bemidji Public Library
Bemidji Area Cross Country Ski Club
Turtle River Watershed District-Lake Monitor