Judge Timothy Mulrooney


Appointed Nov. 1, 2016, by Governor Mark Dayton. Elected in 2018. Current term expires Jan. 2025.


J.D., University of Minnesota Law School
B.A., University of Notre Dame

Past Employment:

  • Judicial Referee, Family Court Division, Fourth Judicial District
  • Attorney and shareholder, Henson & Efron, P.A.
  • Assistant Hennepin County Attorney
  • Assistant Minneapolis City Attorney
  • Judicial law clerk, Honorable Richard B. Solum, Fourth Judicial District

Professional and Community Activities:

  • Chair, Mental Health Gap Workgroup, July 2021 to present
  • Former Co-Chair, Second Judicial District/Ramsey County Pretrial Justice Committee
  • Former Chair, Ramsey County Family Violence Coordinating Council
  • Former member, Ramsey County Corrections Advisory Board
  • Former Board Member, The Arc Greater Twin Cities

Assignment History:

  • Behavioral Health Assignment (treatment court, incompetency “Rule 20” court and civil commitment), December 2023 to present
  • Civil Division, August, 2022-December, 2023
  • Civil commitment and juvenile delinquency, March 2019-August, 2022
  • Criminal, November 2016-March 2019