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Frank Magill

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Frank Magill
Current Court Information:
Minnesota Fourth Judicial District
Title:   Judge
Position:   Court 2
Appointed by:   Gov. Tim Pawlenty
Active:   2010-2019
Past post:   U.S. Attorney's Office, District of Minnesota
Past term:   1990-2010
Personal History
Undergraduate:   Georgetown University, 1981
Law School:   Georgetown University Law School, 1985
Candidate 2012:
Candidate for:  First District
State:  Minnesota
Election information 2012:
Incumbent:  Yes
Election date:  November 6, 2012
Election vote:  98.56%ApprovedA

Frank Magill is a judge on the Fourth Judicial District in Minnesota. He was appointed by Governor Tim Pawlenty in May 2010.[1] He won re-election in 2012 and that term expires in January 2019.


Magill received his undergraduate and J.D. degrees from Georgetown University.[1]


Before joining the court, Magill spent the majority of his legal career with the United State's Attorney's Office for the District of Minnesota. He served in a variety of positions from 1990 to 2010. Prior to this, Magill was an attorney with the firm Dorsey and Whitney for five years.[1]

Award and associations

  • Member, Federal Bar Association
  • Member, Minnesota State Bar Association
  • Member, Hennepin County Bar Association
  • Volunteer, Georgetown University Alumni Admissions Program
  • Guest instructor, Twin Cities law schools[1]



Magill ran unopposed in the general election November 6, 2012.[2] He received 98.56 percent of the vote.[3]

See also: Minnesota judicial elections, 2012

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