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  1. Car Accident: 25%
  2. Personal Injury: 25%
  3. Wrongful Death: 25%
  4. Litigation: 25%



Contingent (33%), Free consultation (60 minutes)

Attorney endorsements

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  • Robert Charles Barnes

    Tough & experienced litigator.


    Robert Barnes Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Alan S Milavetz

    I highly endorse Joe Leoni. Joe did a great job on a referral, and won a dismissal for his client.


    Alan Milavetz Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

The Trenti Law Firm

1000 Lincoln Building
225 First Street North
Virginia, MN, 55792-2457

1000 Lincoln Bldg
P.O. Box 958
Virginia, MN, 55792



MNAuthorized to practice198407/31/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top Related LawyerAmerican Lawyer Media2013
Top Related LawyerMartindale Hubbel2013
Super LawyerMN Law Politics2002
AV Attorney RatingMartindale Hubbel2002
Certified Trial SpecialistNational Board of Trial Advocacy1998
Rising StarMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine1998
Rising Young StarMN Law Politics1998
Certified Trial SpecialistMinnesota State Bar Association1997
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Trial LawyerTrent Law Firm1991 - Present
Adjunct Professor - Business LawInver Hills Community College1987 - 1989
AttorneyCloutier & Musech1984 - 1990
Association namePosition nameDuration
Essentia Health East Board of DirectorsBoard Member2014 - Present
Advisory Committee Rules of Civil ProcedureMN Supreme Court2014 - Present
ACTLM Board of GovernorsAcademy Certified Trial Lawyers2012 - Present
National Board of Civil Pretrial Practive AdvocacyCivil Pretrial Specialist2012 - Present
US District CourtMerit Judicial Selection Committee2010 - Present
Iron Mining Association Board of DirectorsBoard Member2010 - Present
MNAJ Magazine Criminal Law EditorMNAJ Magazine2002 - 2010
Board of GovernorsMNAJ2000 - 2010
Minnesota State BarCivil Trial Specialist Advocate1998 - Present
Hennepin County District CourtAd-Hoc Selection Committee Conciliation Judge Panel1995 - 1999
Hennepin County District CourtArbitrator1994 - 1999
American Arbitration AssociationArbitrator1991 - Present
Hennepin County District Court MNConciliation Court Judge1991 - 1999
Academy of Certified Trial Lawyers of MinnesotaBoard of GovernorsN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Italian American Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Minnesota Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Minnesota State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Minnesota Association for JusticeBoard of GovernorsN/A
Publication nameTitleDate
MNAJ MagazineMSHA & Litigation2011
MNAJ MagazinePost Conviction Relief2010
MNAJ MagazineFelony Offence To Take Your Child2009
MNAJ MagazineDomestic Abuse - It's A Crime2009
MNAJ MagazinePayable Fines - What Are They?2009
Hennepin Lawyer MagazineWorkers Beware; Every Word and Every Movement Could Be Evidence In A Felony W.C. Fraud Prosecution1999
Minnesota Trial Association MagazinePunitive Damages and the Intoxicated Driver Statutory Standards and Policy Tensions1997
Hennepin Lawyer MagazineConciliation Courts1995
Minnesota Trial LawyersArbitration v. Litigation: Issues Concerning Res Judicate Collateral Estoppel1992
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Laurentian Comm/Tech CollegeEmergency Medical Tech - ParamedicEMT2000
William Mitchell College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1984
University of Minnesota, Twin CitiesSpeech CommunicationBA - Bachelor of Arts1981
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Arrowhead EMS ConventionEMS Liability - Reference Table2014
Arrowhead EMS ConventionSue the Ambulance2014
Medical Directors ConferenceLegal issues & Considerations2013
Arrowhead EMS ConventionEMS Liability - Reference Table2013
Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration ConferenceMSHA Regulation violations Effects on Litigation2012
Arrowhead EMS ConventionEMS Product & Liability Claims & Defenses2012
Arrhowhead EMS ConvetionEMS Insurance Claims2011
Arrowhead EMS ConventionMedical/Legal Refences2010
MNAJ Winter ConventionWhat's New in Dram Shop2009
Minnesota Trial Lawyers Association, CLE SeminarCourts You Should Be Familiar With, But Aren’t1994