Announcement

Referee Openings for Dakota County Conciliation Court

 

Dakota County is seeking volunteer pro bono attorneys to serve as Conciliation Court Referees.  Conciliation Court, also known as “Small Claims Court,” is a division of District Court and handles money claims of $15,000 or less.  Panel referees preside over remote calendars of approximately 20 cases per half-day session.  View the Qualifications and Responsibilities of Conciliation Court Referees.

A remote training is being provided to interested attorneys on Friday, August 5th from 8:30am-12:00pm.  The training will be provided by Judge Wahi, Court Administration, and Human Resources. 

If you are interested in becoming a Conciliation Court Referee or need additional information, please contact Maria King (Maria.King@courts.state.mn.us) and Becky Schneider (Becky.Schneider@courts.state.mn.us).