Judge Cervantes Manuel J. Cervantes
Administrative Law Judge

Contact Information
(651) 361-7945
manuel.cervantes@state.mn.us

Judge Cervantes was appointed as an Administrative Law Judge in April of 2008.

Judge Cervantes has diverse professional experience and has dedicated his career to public services and the citizens of Minnesota.

Judge Cervantes can be contacted at (651) 361-7945 or manuel.cervantes@state.mn.us.

Judge Cervantes' Legal Assistant, Mary Osborn, may be reached at (651) 361-7876 or via facsimile at (651) 361-7936.

EDUCATION 

  • Juris Doctorate, University of Minnesota Law School, 1980
  • Bachelor of Arts, Macalester College, 1974

EMPLOYMENT 

  • Assistant Attorney General, Health Licensing and Charities Division, Minnesota Attorney General’s Office, 2006-2008
  • City Attorney, St. Paul City Attorney’s Office, 2002-2006
  • Referee, Ramsey County District Family Court, 1992-2002
  • Judge, Minnesota Workers’ Compensation Court of Appeals, 1986-1992

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS 

  • Charter Member, Minnesota Hispanic Bar Association
  • Diversity in the Courts Implementation Committee, Minnesota Supreme Court
  • Racial Fairness in the Courts Committee, Minnesota Supreme Court
  • St. Paul Public Schools Foundation
  • St. Paul-Manzanillo Sister City Committee
  • Youth at Risk Mentor, Humboldt Middle School
  • Youth Soccer Coach

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