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Matthew Aaron Drewes

Matthew Aaron Drewes

also known as Matt Drewes, Matthew A. Drewes

Practice areas:

Real Estate, Insurance, Debt Collection, Construction & Development

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About Me


Matt is a shareholder with Thomsen Nybeck, an 18-attorney, full-service law firm located in Bloomington, Minnesota.  He is the head of the firm's community association representation group and co-chair of the firm's construction litigation group.  Matt has represented his clients through
workouts, negotiations and the resolution of disputes, as well as the
various phases of litigation, including motions, mediations,
arbitrations, trials and appeals. He has tried numerous cases to
successful conclusions, before both judges and juries and in both the
federal and state courts of Minnesota, including
bankruptcy proceedings, and he has successfully arbitrated matters
before arbitrators from both the American Arbitration Association and
Construction Arbitration Services. Matt's appellate experience includes
arguing before the Bankruptcy Appellate Panel for the Eighth Circuit and
the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals, as well as experience before the
Minnesota Court of Appeals.


 


Matt has been recognized by Minnesota Law and Politics, which has
included him on its list of Rising Stars on multiple occasions,
a distinction afforded to only 2.5% of Minnesota attorneys in any given
year. Matt's credentials also include authoring articles for Minnesota
Community Living and CIC Midwest News, presenting at seminars on topics
that affect community associations and their managers and contributing
to TN Legal Update, the Firm's blog, at http://tnupdate.wordpress.com/.
Matt also has been quoted extensively in articles published on Yahoo! Finance; HOALeader.com; and Bankrate.com.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2001

  1. Construction & Development: 25%
    5 years
  2. Debt Collection: 25%
  3. Insurance: 25%
    5 years
  4. Real Estate: 25%
    5 years

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Contact Info

Thomsen & Nybeck, P.A.

3300 Edinborough Way #600
Edina, MN, 55435

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MNAuthorized to practice200106/04/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2010
Rising StarMinneapolis Law & Politics Magazine2009
Rising StarMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2006

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
ShareholderThomsen Nybeck, Attorneys at Law2003 - Present

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Association of Industrial and Office PropertiesDeveloping Leader2009 - Present
Minnesota State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A

Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Yahoo! Finance (quoting Matt Drewes)How should you title your home?2010
Bankrate.com (quoting Matt Drewes)7 choices for underwater condo owner2010
HOALeader.com (quoting Matt Drewes)HOA Construction Defects: Don’t Shoot Yourself in the Foot2009
HOALeader.com (quoting Matt Drewes)What Your HOA Must Know About Construction Defects2009

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Minnesota Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor, cum laude2001
Concordia College-MoorheadN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts (Business), cum laude1998

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Community Association Law SeminarIssues Relating to Rental Restrictions in Common Interest Communities2010
Community Association Law SeminarWaiver of Enforcement of Common Interest Communities' Governing Documents2009