Lynne Torgerson For CongressLynne Torgerson resides in our beautiful 5th Congressional District in the City of Minneapolis. Lynne Torgerson has lived in Minneapolis for essentially the past thirty-four (34) years. In fact, Ms. Torgerson was born and raised in the Minneapolis area. Her opponent, Keith Ellison, is from Detroit, Michigan.
In her teenage years, an Olympic hopeful in gymnastics, Lynne placed 6th in the Nation. Later, Ms. Torgerson attended the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis campus. Ms. Torgerson enjoyed her time at The U, living in the dorms and joining a sorority. She graduated from "The U" with degrees in Political Science and Psychology. Subsequently, Ms. Torgerson attended law school at William Mitchell College of Law in Saint Paul, Minnesota.
she was a member of Law Review and graduated with Honors. Ms. Torgerson,
with the help of student loans, worked her way through college and law
school. One of her first jobs involved flipping burgers, mopping floors
and cleaning toilets on Hennepin Avenue.
After law school, Ms. Torgerson obtained a coveted position as a Law
Clerk with the Honorable Ralph J. Geffen, United States District Court,
Los Angeles, California. Thereafter, Ms. Torgerson returned to
Minneapolis and founded her own successful law practice which she has
had downtown Minneapolis for approximately 16 years.
Lynne Torgerson for Congress
P.O. Box 18163
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55402