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).
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.