|Matthew E. Johnson|
|Current Court Information:|
|Minnesota Court of Appeals|
|Appointed by:||Gov. Tim Pawlenty|
|Past post:||Lawyer with Halleland, Lewis, Nilan & Johnson, P.A.|
|Past term:||2001 – 2007|
|Bachelors:||St. Olaf College|
|Law School:||William Mitchell College of Law|
Judge Johnson is a graduate of St. Olaf College (1985) and William Mitchell College of Law (1992).
After receiving his J.D. degree in 1992, Matthew Johnson served as a judicial law clerk to Charles Wolle and then David Hansen. He joined the law firm Popham, Haik, Schnobrich & Kaufman, Ltd. in 1994. He then practiced with the firm Smith Parker, P.L.L.P. from 1995 to 2001 and the firm Halleland, Lewis, Nilan & Johnson, P.A. from 2001 to 2007.
Johnson was re-elected to a six year term after running unopposed. 
- See also: Minnesota judicial elections, 2010