judge-jeanne-cochran.jpg Jeanne M. Cochran 
Administrative Law Judge

Contact Information
(651) 361-7900

Judge Cochran’s Legal Assistant, Kendra McCausland, may be reached at (651) 361-7870, via email at kendra.mccausland@state.mn.us or via facsimile at (651) 539-0300.


  • Juris Doctorate, Magna Cum Laude & Order of the Coif, University of Minnesota School of Law, 1992 
  • Bachelor of Arts, Summa Cum Laude, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, 1988


  • Assistant Attorney General, Minnesota Attorney General's Office, 2000-2012
  • Attorney/Legislative Analyst, Minnesota House Research Department, 1998-2000
  • Associate Attorney, Private Practice of Law, Leonard, Street & Deinard, 1994-1998 
  • Associate Attorney, Sierra Club Legal Defense Fund, 1992-1994