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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.

Achievements

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

Works

  • Other Work

    • 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).

Interests

  • Other 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