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Associate Justice of the Minnesota Supreme Court & Mitchell-Hamline Law School Professor
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In 2016, Judge McKeig was appointed by Governor Mark Dayton as Associate Justice of the Minnesota Supreme Court. From 2008 to 2016 she served as a District Court Judge in the Fourth Judicial District and was Presiding Judge in Family Court. While there, her Court was chosen as one of four sites in the country to work on a three year pilot program to examine how the court addresses domestic violence in contested custody and parenting time matters, including order for protection proceedings.
In addition to being a member of our Speakers Bureau, Anne is past chair and current board member of the Board of the Division of Indian Work, and is a frequent presenter at many local and national conferences speaking on the issue of Indian Child Welfare cases, adoption matters, and the intersection of family court and child protection. Anne is a member of two NJFCJA advisory committees including its Child Protection ad Custody Advisory Committee, a past board member of the Minnesota Organization of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, and a member of the Governor’s Task Force on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome. Judge McKeig is an adjunct professor at Mitchell Hamline School of Law, teaching a curriculum entitled Child Abuse and the Law which she co-authored. She is a member of the Minnesota Chippewa Tribe, White Earth Reservation.
Judge McKeig earned her B.S. from St. Catherine University and her J.D. from Hamline University School of Law.
–New Prague Times
–St. Catherine University
–The Bemidji Pioneer
–Minnesota Women's Press