|Current Court Information:|
|Minnesota Seventh Judicial District|
|Active:||2000 - 1/2015|
|Past position:||Benton County Attorney|
|Past term:||1991 - 2000|
|Undergraduate:||Christopher Newport College, 1983|
|Law School:||Hamline University School of Law, 1985|
|Military service:||Air Force, 1977-1983|
Michael Jesse is a Minnesota Seventh Judicial District judge for Benton County, Minnesota. He was appointed to this position in 2000 and was elected to full terms in 2002 and 2008. His current term ends in January of 2015.
After serving in the U.S. Air Force from 1977 to 1983, Jesse received his B.A. degree from Christopher Newport College in 1983 and his J.D. degree from the Hamline University School of Law in 1985.
Jesse began his legal career in 1986 as an attorney and partner of the firm Curott and Jesse and as an Assistant Public Defender for the 7th Judicial District. He left both of those positions in 1991, when he became a Benton County Attorney. He was then appointed to the District Court in 2000.