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Susan Segal, Judge 2019-2020, Chief Judge 2020-

Susan Segal

Susan Segal


Susan Segal was named Chief Judge of the Court of Appeals in April 2020








Appointed Chief Judge of the Court of Appeals by Governor Tim Walz on May 1, 2020.
Appointed by Governor Tim Walz on Nov. 26, 2019. Current term expires Jan. 2023. 


J.D., cum laude, University of Michigan Law School
B.A., University of California – Berkeley 

Past Employment:

Minneapolis City Attorney
Susan Segal PLLC
Partner; Gray, Plant, Mooty, Mooty & Bennett, P.A.
Senior Attorney, Hennepin County Attorney’s Office

Community Activities:

Chair, Board of Trustees of the Women’s Foundation of Minnesota
Board member, Minnesota Film and TV
Former chair, Board of the Mental Health Association of Minnesota




Susan Segal's signature from the Minnesota Supreme Court's Roll of Attorneys,1971-1983, p 258 (May 7, 1982), available online at: