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William J Wernz

William J Wernz

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Licensed since 1977

  1. Ethics & Professional Responsibility: 100%

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Dorsey & Whitney LLP

Suite 1500
50 South Sixth Street
Minneapolis, MN, 55417

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MNAuthorized to practice197706/29/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Attorney Professionalism AwardHennepin County Bar Association2005
President’s Award for Outstanding ServiceMinnesota State Bar Association2003
Award of Professional ExcellenceMinnesota State Bar Association1991

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Minnesota State Bar Association, Task Force on ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct AmendmentsChair2002 - 2003
Association of Professional Responsibility LawyersPresident1998 - 1999
Minnesota State Bar Association, Rules of Professional Conduct CommitteeMember1992 - 1994
Hennepin County Bar Association, Professional Conduct CommitteeChair1992 - 1994
National Organization of Bar CounselMemberN/A

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Minnesota LawyerConfidentially Speaking, the Ethics Rules can be Tricky (Part II)2007
Minnesota LawyerConfidentially Speaking, the Ethics Rules can be Tricky (Part I of II)2007
Bench and BarCharacter, Fitness & Redemption: Measuring Fitness to Practice2007
Minnesota Lawyer'Pretexting,' Prevaricating and Getting the Facts2006
Minnesota LawyerComments to Professional Rules: Guidance or Basis for Discipline?2006
Bench & BarNew Directions in Professional Conduct: The Devil is in the Details2005
Hennepin LawyerInvestigation Ethics2005
Minnesota LawyerEthics Walls in Minnesota — Lennartson Revisited2003

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Notre Dame Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1977
University of IowaN/APhD - Doctorate1971
College of St. ThomasPhilosophyBA - Bachelor of Arts1966

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