Carlson, Jodie

Jodie Carlson

Adjunct Faculty, Assistant Public Defender in the Office of the Minnesota Appellate Public Defender

J.D.,  William Mitchell
B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College

For the past 15 years, Jodie has worked as an assistant public defender in the Office of the Minnesota Appellate Public Defender representing indigent juvenile and adult clients on direct appeal before the Minnesota Court of Appeals and Minnesota Supreme Court.  During that time she has written over 250 appellate briefs.  Prior to working as an appellate public defender, Jodie worked as an assistant public defender representing juvenile and adult clients in district court.  Jodie has taught appellate advocacy at William Mitchell College of law since 1999 and  is currently a co-chair of the criminal section of the Ramsey County Bar Association.  She previously served as the public defender representative on the Sentencing Guidelines Commission in 2002-2003 and as the public defender representative on a juvenile justice mental health advisory task force in 2008-2009.  

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Number Title Credits
930 Mentor Externship 0

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