judge-grove-profile-picture Sandra J. Grove 
Compensation Judge

Contact Information
(651) 361-7886



Judge Grove was appointed as a Workers’ Compensation Judge in June, 2013.

Judge Grove may be reached at (651) 361-7886 or via email at sandra.grove@state.mn.us. Judge Grove's Legal Assistant, Mary Osborn can be reached at (651) 361-7876 or via email at mary.e.osborn@state.mn.us or via facsimile at (651) 539-0300.


  • Juris Doctorate, University of Minnesota, cum laude, 1985
  • Bachelor of Arts, Carlton College, magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, 1982


  • Staff Attorney, Liberty Mutual Group, 2004-2013
  • Staff Attorney, Sentry Insurance Company, 1999-2003
  • Private Practice of Law, Grove Law Office, 1997-1999
  • Private Practice of Law, Castor, Klukas, Logren & Grove, 1995-1996
  • Private Practice of Law, Mahoney, Dougherty & Mahoney, 1989-1995 
  • Private Practice of Law, Miller & Neary, 1986-1989
  • Judicial Clerkship, Third Judicial District Court, Rochester, MN

Professional Memberships and Activities

  • State Bar of Minnesota
  • Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers, Board Member, Chair 2013-2014 

Teaching Experience

  • Adjunct Instructor of Legal Writing, William Mitchell College of Law, 1998-2000