Judge Lipman Eric L. Lipman
Administrative Law Judge

Contact Information
(651) 361-7900

Judge Lipman’s Legal Assistant, Katie Lin, may be reached at (651) 361-7911, via email at katie.lin@state.mn.us or via facsimile at (651) 539-0300.


  • Juris Doctorate, George Washington University National Law Center, 1989 
  • Bachelor of Arts, Union College, 1986


  • State Sex Offender Policy Coordinator, Office of Governor Pawlenty, 2004-2006
  • Acting General Counsel to the Governor, Office of Governor Pawlenty, 2005
  • State Representative, Minnesota House of Representatives, 2001-2004
  • Private Practice of Law, 2000-2004
  • Deputy Secretary of State, Office of the Minnesota Secretary of State, 1999-2000 
  • Research Consultant, Minnesota House of Representatives,1997-1998
  • Political Director, Rod Grams for U.S. Senate,1996-1997
  • Legislative Assistant, Minnesota House of Representatives, 1996
  • Private Practice of Law, 1990-1995 
  • Law Clerk to the Honorable Christine Odell Cook Miller, United States Claims Court, 1989-1990


  • Minnesota State Bar Association, Administrative Law Section, Section Council Member, 2006-2011
  • Minnesota State Bar Association, Administrative Law Section, Chairman, 2009-2010
  • Minnesota State Bar Association, Criminal Law Section, Section Council Member, 2005-2007 
  • Inter-Agency Rules Group, Co-Chairman, Planning Committee, 11th Annual Rulemaking Seminar
  • Minnesota Citizens Commission for the Preservation of an Impartial Judiciary (also known as the "Quie Commission"), Commission Member