Judge Thomas M. Neuville

Appointed by Gov. Tim Pawlenty on Jan. 10, 2008.  Elected in 2010 and 2016.  Retired Jan. 4, 2018.


B.S., Chemical Engineering, Michigan Technological University, High Honors (1972)

J.D., William Mitchell Law School (1976)


1972-76, 3M Company, St. Paul, Mn., Research Engineer

1976-2007; Grundhoefer, Neuville and Ludescher PA; Northfield, MN.; General Law Practice

1990-2007, Member, Minnesota State Senate, previous deputy Republican leader

Professional Memberships:

Minnesota State Bar Assn; Sections on Criminal, Elder and Family Law  

MN Federal District and 8th Circuit Bar

Professional and Community Activities:

Member, Northfield Rotary Club

Past President, Northfield Chamber of Commerce

Knights of Columbus

Additional Information:

Past Alumni of Year - Michigan Tech University

“Top 5” Minnesota Senator by Mn. Legal Ledger 

Businessperson of Year from Northfield Chamber of Commerce

Past Legislator of Year from Minnesota Family Council

“Service to the Profession” award from Minnesota Lawyer

Previous “Top Lawyer” in Criminal Defense law from Mpls-St.Paul Magazine