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Practical And Professional Legal Representation For Life
Walter G. Bauch

Walter G. Bauch

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Practice Experience

Walter Bauch (Wally) practices in the areas of family law, personal injury and business law/litigation. Wally also handles appeals in both state and federal courts. He is a family law mediator and a member of the Ramsey County Early Neutral Evaluation panels for both financial issues and custody and parenting time issues. Since 1994, Wally has also served as a Hennepin County Conciliation Court Referee. Wally was a member of the City of Minneapolis Ethical Practices Board from 2010-2023. He served as the Board Chair in 2011, 2013, 2017, 2019, 2022-2023.

Personal bio

Wally has also been active in coaching youth hockey, and is a football referee.


  • Cooley Law School
    • J.D. - 1981
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin
    • B.S. - 1975

Bar Admissions

  • Minnesota, 1990
  • Wisconsin, 1992
  • Michigan, 1981
  • Texas, 1982
  • District of Columbia, 1987
  • U.S. District Court District of Minnesota, 1991
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas, 1987
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1988
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 1991
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1988

Professional Associations

  • Minnesota State Bar Association, Member
  • Ramsey County Bar Association
  • Wisconsin State Bar Association, Member
  • Michigan State Bar Association, Member
  • Texas State Bar Association, Member
  • District of Columbia Bar Association, Member


  • Selected to Super Lawyers

Current Employment Position

  • Partner
  • Hennepin County Conciliation Court Referee since 1994