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Judge Lisa R. Hayne


Appointed October 6, 2017, by Governor Dayton. Elected in 2018. Current term expires Jan. 2025.


Dana College, BA English, 1988, Magna Cum Laude
University of Nebraska College of Law, JD, 1993

Past Employment:

  • Managing Attorney, Third Judicial District Public Defender’s Office, January 2013 - September 2017
  • Associate, George Restovich & Associates, March 2008 - January 2013
  • Senior Assistant Olmsted County Attorney, March 2003 - March 2008
  • Assistant Winona County Attorney, December 1995 - March 2003

Professional Memberships:

  • Olmsted County Court Scheduling Workgroup
  • Women Attorneys of Rochester

Professional and Community Activities:

  • Former Board Member, Olmsted County Legal Assistance
  • Former Board Member, Century High School Wrestling
  • Board Member, Century High School Panther Band