Gavel Image JOHN BAUMGARTH 
workers' Compensation Judge

Contact Information
(218) 302-6360
john.r.baumgarth@state.mn.us


Judge Baumgarth was appointed as a Workers' Compensation Judge in 2011.

Judge Arnold's Legal Assistant, Patti Slette, may be reached at (218) 302-6362, via email at patti.slette@state.mn.us
or via facsimile at (218) 302-6365.

EDUCATION 

  • Juris Doctorate, University of Wisconsin Law School, 1981 
  • Bachelor of Science, University of Wisconsin-Platteville, 1973 

PRIOR EMPLOYMENT 

  • General Counsel, Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry, 2003-2011 
  • Claims Manager, Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry, 2000-2003 
  • Private Practice of Law, Hanft Fride, Duluth, MN, 1981-1999 

PROFESSIONAL affiliations

  • State Bar of Wisconsin