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Thomas Michael Canan

Thomas Michael Canan, American lawyer. Bar: Minnesota 1989, United States District Court Minnesota 1990. Tour guide Olmsted County History Society, Rochester, 1991-1996; volunteer Rochester Park and Recreation, 1989-1993, Woodside Nursing Home, Rochester, 1993-1997. Member Minnesota State Bar Association, Olmsted County Bar Association (vice president), Kiwanis, Lions (1st vice president).

Background

  • Canan, Thomas Michael was born on March 22, 1964 in Appleton, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Michael Edward and Jean Ellen (McLaughlin) Canan.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Wisconsin, Eau Claire, 1986. Juris Doctor, University Minnesota, 1989.

    Career

    • Michael Jackson Murdock fellow Washington Legal Foundation, 1987. Student attorney Civil Practice Clinic, Minneapolis, 1987-1988. Summer associate Davis & Kuelthau, Milwaukee, 1988.

      Research assistant Minnesota House of Republican Research Department, Minneapolis, 1988-1989. Judicial clerk Olmsted County District Court, Rochester, Minnesota, 1989-1990. Associate Streater, Murphy, Gernander, Winona, 1990-1991.

      Assistant city attorney City of Rochester, 1991-1999. Private practice Rochester, since 1999. Presenter in field.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Minnesota 1989, United States District Court Minnesota 1990.

    Works

    • Presenter of various programs including Domestic Abuse Prosecution, Abating Gang Graffiti, Criminal Law Update.

    Membership

    Tour guide Olmsted County History Society, Rochester, 1991-1996. Volunteer Rochester Park and Recreation, 1989-1993, Woodside Nursing Home, Rochester, 1993-1997. Member Minnesota State Bar Association, Olmsted County Bar Association (vice president), Kiwanis, Lions (1st vice president).

    Personality

    Interests

    Bicycling, swimming, sea kayaking.

    Connections

    • Married Elizabeth Jane Levy, August 5, 1989. Children: Katherine, William.
    • father: Michael Edward Canan
    • mother: Jean Ellen (McLaughlin) Canan
    • spouse: Elizabeth Jane Levy
    • children: Katherine Canan
    • William Canan
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    Born March 22, 1964
    (age 53)
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