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Lawyer

Kim Buechel Mesun, American lawyer. Bar: Minnesota 1983, United States District Court Minnesota 1983, United States Court Appeals (8th circuit) 1983, Wisconsin 1985.

Background

Mesun, Kim Buechel was born on May 2, 1957 in Plymouth, Wisconsin, United States. Daughter of Lawrence L. and Joan Catherine (Blonigen) Buechel.

Education

Bachelor of Science with high honors, University Wisconsin, Stevens Point, 1975. Juris Doctor cum laude, University Minnesota, 1983.

Career

Legal intern, assistant city attorney City of Minneapolis, 1981-1984. Law clerk to Minnesota district court judges 10th Judicial Circuit, Anoka, 1984-1986. Associate Frank Madden & Associates, Minneapolis, 1986-1987.

Special assistant attorney general State of Minnesota, St. Paul, since 1987. Arbitrator Better Business Bureau, since 1989. Member Minnesota Judicial Selection Commission, 1990.

Member Financial and Commerce Editorial Board, since 1990. Attorney to commission investigating removal of Scott County Attorney, 1985.

Achievements

  • Bar: Minnesota 1983, United States District Court Minnesota 1983, United States Court Appeals (8th circuit) 1983, Wisconsin 1985.

Membership

Volunteer firefighter Medicine Lake (Minnesota) Fire Department, since 1986. Secretary Medicine Lake Firefighters Relief Association, 1986-1989. Secretary Medicine Lake Women's Club, 1988, co-president, 1989-1991.

Member Minnesota 100, since 1991. Member Minnesota Bar Association (board governors since 1991), Wisconsin Bar Association, Minnesota Women Lawyers (executive board 1985-1992, treasurer 1989, president-elect 1989-1990, president 1990-1991), Hennepin County Bar Association (co-chairman women in law committee 1990-1991), Minnesota State Bar Association (women in legal profession committee, public law section, co-chair since 1992, chair newsletter committee 1991-1992).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, reading, walking, crafts, camping.

Connections

Married Craig Douglas Mesun, August 8, 1981.

father:
Lawrence L. Buechel

mother:
Joan Catherine (Blonigen) Buechel

spouse:
Craig Douglas Mesun