Hon. Sheridan Keith Hawley

Email MeHon. Sheridan Keith Hawley

Judge since May 24, 2012
Location:
Elk River, Minnesota
Phone:
(763) 765-4600
Fax:
(763) 765-4606

Year Joined Firm

  • 2012

Bar Admissions

  • Minnesota, 1992
  • Wisconsin, 2005
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 1998
  • U.S. District Court District of Minnesota, 1998

Education

  • University of California, Hastings College of the Law, San Francisco, California
    • J.D. - 1992
  • North Central University, Minneapolis, Minnesota
    • B.A. cum laude - 1988
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Honors: Honor Society
    • Major: Communications
    • Major: Biblical Studies

Published Works

  • Motor Vehicle Accident Deskbook, 2003

Classes/Seminars

  • Presenter, School Social Worker Licensing Program, University of Minnesota (Juvenile law for school social workers), 2003
  • Presenter, Children's Justice Initiative Kid's Call Training (The role of the child's attorney in child protection actions), September 11, 2002

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Minnesota State Bar Association, Former Chair of Appellate Practice Section
  • Minnesota State Bar Association, Professionalism Committee
  • Minnesota State Bar Association, Children and the Law Section
  • Minnesota Women Lawyers, Community Action Committee
  • Ramsey County Bar Association, Member
  • Lawyer's Board of Professional Responsibility, Past Member
  • Mediation Services for Anoka County, Past Board Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Hawley Law & Mediation
  • Walling, Berg & Debele, P.A., Associate Attorney
  • Private Practice, Sole Practitioner, 1998 - 2003
  • Tenth Judicial District Public Defender’s Office, Assistant Public Defender, 1998 - 2002
  • Meshbesher & Associates, Attorney, 1997 - 2000
  • Kanabec County Attorney's Office, Assistant County Attorney and Acting County Atorney, 1995 - 1997
  • Mayall, Hurley, Knutsen, Smith & Green, Stockton, CA, Summer Associate, 1991