Matthew John Schaap

Matthew John Schaap

Litigation Lawyer
Apple Valley, MN




No Misconduct

About Me

Matthew is a shareholder with Dougherty Molenda, and he currently plays an active role in its commercial, intellectual property and employment litigation groups. Matthew's practice also involves probate litigation, which includes representation and appearances associated with will contests and guardianship/conservatorship proceedings. Matthew has civil jury trial experience and has successfully...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Client Reviews

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Defamation Lawsuit - Defendant

Posted by: Steve almost 3 years ago.

Matt Schaap did an excellent job handling our defense in a recent lawsuit. He was professional and responded quickly to questions we posed as a...

Mr. Schaap's professionalism, attention to detail, follow up and knowledge are second to none.

Posted by: Tom almost 3 years ago.

I never anticipated needing legal advice for a lawsuit, until I sold my company and was sued by my former partner. I have done business with the law...
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2002 License Status: Authorized to practice for the state of Minnesota.
Last updated by Avvo: 12/06/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2002 – 2004

State of Minnesota


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JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Hamline University School of Law


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2014 MN Rising Stars List

SuperLawyers Magazine


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Dakota County Bar Association

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2014 From Workaholism to Work-Life Balance: Change Is Within Reach

Law Practice Magazine (ABA)

2007 Assisting Author

Minnesota Litigation Checklists (Matthew Bender & Company, Inc.)

Speaking Engagements

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2015 Business Contract Litigation

at Business Contract Disputes: From Start to Finish

2012 Tablet Computing and Your Practice

at Oakes Inns of Court