Judge Shan C. Wang


Appointed September 6, 2017, by Governor Mark Dayton. Current term expires January 7, 2019.


J.D., University of Minnesota Law School, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 2002.
B.A., Chicago State University, Chicago, Illinois, 1999.

Past Employment:

  • Asst. Chief – Criminal Division, Stearns County Attorney’s Office (2007 – 2017)
  • Asst. Stearns County Attorney, Stearns County Attorney’s Office (2004 – 2007)
  • Law Clerk, Hon. Regina M. Chu, Hennepin County District Court (2002 – 2004)

Professional Memberships:

  • Member and Past President, John E. Simonett Inn of Court
  • Board of Directors, Member and Past President, Stearns-Benton Bar Association
  • Member, Criminal Jury Instruction Guide Committee – Minnesota District Judges Association
  • Member, Committee for Equality and Justice
  • Member, Minnesota Asian Pacific American Bar Association
  • Member, Minnesota State Bar Association
  • Founding member, Stearns County Felony Domestic Violence Court
  • Past Member and Faculty, Minnesota County Attorneys Association
  • Past Member, Gerald D. Vick Human Trafficking Task Force

Professional and Community Activities:

Past President, St. Cloud Library Board of Trustees