Judge Elise L. Larson

Minnesota Judicial Center
Court of Appeals
(651) 297-7650

Judge Elise L. Larson


Appointed on July 1, 2022, by Governor Tim Walz. Current term expires Jan. 2025.


J.D., University of Minnesota Law School
B.A., Concordia College

Past Employment:

  • Water Program Director and senior attorney, Minnesota Center for Environmental Advocacy
  • Adjunct professor, University of Minnesota Law School
  • Law clerk, Chief Justice Lorie Gildea, Minnesota Supreme Court
  • Law clerk, Judge Myron Bright, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
  • Law clerk, Chief Judge John Tunheim, United States District Court for the District of Minnesota
  • Attorney, Briggs and Morgan P.A.