• University of Minnesota, B.A.
  • University of Minnesota Law School, J.D.

Nicole J. Starr is a judge in Minnesota's Second Judicial District. The Second Judicial District encompasses all of Ramsey County and includes the capital city of St. Paul. In making the appointment, then Governor Mark Dayton called Starr extremely accomplished and praised her exemplary commitment to public service.

Starr is a former president and current executive board member of the Minnesota Asian Pacific American Bar Association and a member of the Minnesota Lavender Bar Association. She has received the William E. Falvey Excellence Award for commitment and service to the indigent of Ramsey County.

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