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James B. Peterson

James B. Peterson

Practice areas:

Workers Compensation, Personal Injury, Litigation

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Licensed since 1987

  1. Workers Compensation: 50%
    26 years, 800 cases
  2. Personal Injury: 45%
    26 years, 400 cases
  3. Litigation: 5%
    26 years, 100 cases

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Contingent (20-33%)

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Contact Info

Falsani, Balmer, Peterson, Quinn $ Beyer

306 W Superior St # 1200
Duluth, MN, 55802-1819

1200 Alworth Bldg
Duluth, MN, 55802

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WIGood Standing199903/24/2015
MNAuthorized to practice198706/29/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Board Certified Civil Trial SpecialistNational Board of Trial Advocacy2009
Board Certified Civil Trial SpecialistMinnesota State Bar Association2009
Super Lawyer Top 40Minnesota Law & Politics Magazine2008
Board Certified Civil Trial SpecialistNational Board of Trial Advocacy2008
Board Certified Civil Trial SpecialistMinnesota State Bar Association2008
Board Certified Civil Trial SpecialistMinnesota State Bar Association2007
Super LawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2007
Certificate of AppreciationMinnesota Association for Justice2007
Board Certified Civil Trial SpecialistNational Board of Trial Advocacy2007
Super LawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2006
Board Certified Civil Trial SpecialistMinnesota State Bar Association2006
Board Certified Civil Trial SpecialistNational Board of Trial Advocacy2006
Super LawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2005
Board Certified Civil Trial SpecialistMinnesota State Bar Association2005
Board Certified Civil Trial SpecialistNational Board of Trial Advocacy2005
Board Certified Civil Trial SpecialistNational Board of Trial Advocacy2004
Board Certified Civil Trial SpecialistMinnesota State Bar Association2004
Board Certified Civil Trial SpecialistMinnesota State Bar Association2003
Board Certified Civil Trial SpecialistNational Board of Trial Advocacy2003
Board Certified Civil Trial SpecialistMinnesota State Bar Association2002
Board Certified Civil Trial SpecialistNational Board of Trial Advocacy2002
Board Certified Civil Trial SpecialistMinnesota State Bar Association2001
Board Certified Civil Trial SpecialistNational Board of Trial Advocacy2001

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerFalsani, Balmer, Peterson, Quinn & Beyer1989 - Present
Judicial Law ClerkSixth Judicial District of Minnesota1988 - 1989

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
11th District Bar AssociationPresident2001 - 2002
Minnesota Association for JusticeBoard of Governors1998 - 2007
Duluth Trial Lawyers AssociationPresident1996 - 1997
11th District Bar AssociationEthics Committee1995 - 2002
Minnesota Association for JusticeMember1989 - 2009
American Association for JusticeMember1989 - 2007
Minnesota State Bar AssociationMember1988 - 2009

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Sipper v. GoodmanJury Verdict of more than $108,000

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Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
U of MinnesotaN/Alaw1987
University of Wisconsin, MadisonEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts1984

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
MTLA Annual ConventionERISA2004
MTLA Annual ConventionPsychological evidence1999