Judge Shawn M. Bartsh


Appointed June 10, 2013, by Governor Mark Dayton. Elected in 2014 and 2020. Current term expires Jan. 2027.


J.D., William Mitchell College of Law

B.A., Luther College


Private Practice

Arbitrator, American Arbitration Association

Conciliation court referee, Ramsey County District Court

Professional Memberships:

Former president, Ramsey County Bar Association

Professional and Community Activities:

Frequent lecturer and former adjunct professor, William Mitchell College of Law

Former president, Highland Business Association

Former president, Highland District Council

Member, Ford Site Planning Task Force

Volunteers for many charities, and compiled the Saint Paul Charities Guide.