Workers’ Compensation Judge, Office Of Administrative Hearings
Judge Pearson began her tenure as a Workers’ Compensation trial court judge at the Office of Administrative Hearings in 2018. She was a defense attorney representing employers and insurers in workers’ compensation matters for over 20 years, both in-house for Travelers, Liberty Mutual Insurance Companies and the League of Minnesota Cities and for a private firm, Erstad and Riemer. From 1995 to 1997 she worked as a staff attorney at the Workers’ Compensation Court of Appeals.
She co-teaches a course on Workers’ Compensation at Mitchell Hamline School of Law.