|East Central Judicial District,|
Judgeship No. 8
Cass County Courthouse
P.O. Box 2806
Fargo, ND 58108-2806
Born July 1, 1956, Warroad, Minn. Graduate: Falls Senior High School, International Falls, Minn.; Moorhead State University, B.A.; University of Wyoming, J.D. Practiced law with Burgum and Irby, P.C., Casselton, N.D., 1982-2002. Legal intern for Legal Services for Southeastern Wyoming, Inc., 1980. Served as Casselton city prosecutor and assistant city attorney 1982-2002. Appointed District Judge in 2002 by Governor John Hoeven. Elected 2006, 2012. Married: Janice Irby. Two children: Joseph and Lindsey.
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