Skip to main content
Edwin R Holmes

Edwin R Holmes

Practice areas:

Business, Contracts & Agreements, Real Estate, Estate Planning

How would you rate this lawyer?

If you’re a current or former client, share your thoughts (anonymously, if you prefer). Would you recommend this lawyer to other clients?

Review Edwin Holmes

About Me

Edwin R. Holmes is a lawyer who focuses on providing personal attention to his clients' legal needs at a small-firm rate. He has over 30 years of legal experience gained while working as an attorney for a large technology company, an insurance company, as a member of a large law firm, and now as a principal of his own firm.


I was honorably discharged from the U.S. Army as a 1st Lieutenant in 1970 prior to entering law school in 1971. Later promoted to U.S. Army Captain, reserves.


Languages Spoken: German

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1974

  1. Business: 40%
    42 years
  2. Estate Planning: 20%
    27 years
  3. Real Estate: 20%
    37 years
  4. Contracts & Agreements: 20%
    37 years

Attorney Endorsements

0 total

Endorsements from fellow lawyers are an important consideration for many when selecting the right attorney. Be the first to endorse your colleague!

Endorse this lawyer

Contact Info

Edwin R. Holmes, P.A.

14540 Pennock Avenue, Suite 102
Apple Valley, MN, 55124-7443


MNAuthorized to practice198506/29/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
LawyerEdwin R. Holmes, P.A.1993 - Present
AssociateGray Plant1990 - 1992
Assistant General CounselControl Data Corporation1984 - 1989

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Rotary Club of Apple ValleyPast President1992 - Present
Minnesota State Bar AssociationMember1985 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Control Data v. S.C.S.C.Prevailed
Nguyen v. Control Data Corp.Prevailed, judgment for Control Data

See all Legal Cases 

Publication NameTitleDate
THE BENCH AND BAR OF MINNESOTA"Environmental Liability: The Disappearing Corporate Veil"1990

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
California Western School of LawLawJuris Doctor1974
University of California - Los AngelesEconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts1967

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Minnesota CLE"Hazardous Waste and Environmental Issues in Real Estate Foreclosures"1992
ETEX'92 Environmental Technology Exposition and Conference"Issues Relating to the Development of Contaminated Property: Federal and Minnesota Models"1992
Environmental Law Conference"Spill Prevention Requirements Under CERCLA, CWA and EPCRA"1992