Judge Shereen M. Askalani


Appointed July 1, 2016, by Governor Mark Dayton. Current term expires Jan. 2019.


B.A., Minnesota State University-Mankato
J.D., Hamline University School of Law

Past Employment:

  • Assistant Ramsey County Attorney, Prosecution Division
  • Assistant Ramsey County Attorney, Juvenile and Child Support divisions
  • Law clerk, Hennepin County Attorney’s Office
  • Senior law clerk, Hennepin County Public Defender’s Office

Professional and Community Activities:

  • Mentor, Minnesota Women Lawyers
  • Mentor, Mitchell Hamline School of Law
  • Former member, Minnesota Supreme Court Juvenile Rules Committee
  • Past president, Minnesota State University, Mankato - College of Social and Behavioral Sciences Board

Assignment History:

Criminal - July 1, 2016, to present