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Scott V Kelly

Practice areas:

Litigation, Personal Injury, Mediation

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1981

  1. Personal Injury: 40%
    34 years
  2. Litigation: 40%
    34 years
  3. Mediation: 20%
    34 years

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

  • Jason Charles Kohlmeyer

    I endorse this lawyer's work. I've seen the complex litigation that Scott has handled and was very impressed. The way he dealt with injured people and their families showed that not only does he know the law, but also understands how personal injury effects families.

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    Jason Kohlmeyer Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

1907 Excel Drive
Mankato, MN, 56001

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MNAuthorized to practice198104/19/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2011
Minnesota Lawyer of the YearMinnesota Lawyer2011
Super LawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2010
AV RatingMartindale-Hubbell2010
2010 Associate Advocate ABOTAAmerican Board of Trial Advocates2010
2009 Super Lawyer Minnesota Law & Politics MagazineMinnesota Law & Poliicts Magazine2009
2008 Super Lawyer Minnesota Law & Politics MagazineMinnesota Law & Politicts Magazine2008
2007 Super Lawyer Minnesota Law & Politics MagazineMinnesota Law & Magazine2007
2006 Super Lawyer Minnesota Law & Politics MagazineMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2006
2005 Super Lawyer Minnesota Law & Politics MagazineMinnesota Law & Politicts Magazine2005
2004 Super Lawyer Minnesota Law & Politices MagazineMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2004
2003 Super Lawyer Minnesota Law & Politics MagazineMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2003
2002 Super Lawyer Minnesota Law & Politics MagazineMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2002
2001 Super Lawyer Minnesota Law & Politics MagazineMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2001
AV RatingMartindale-Hubbell2000
2000 Super Lawyer Minnesota Law & Politics MagazineMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2000
Certified Civil Trial SpecialistNational Board of Trial Advocates1985
Certified Civil Trial SpecialistMinnesota State Bar Association1985

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Senior PartnerFarrish Johnson Law Office Chtd1981 - Present

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Academy of Certified Trial Lawyers of Minnesota Judicial Selection CommitteeMember2009 - 2009
Minnesota State Bar Association, Construction Law SectionMember2008 - Present
Minnesota State Bar Association, Outside Practice SectionBoard Member2008 - 2009
Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association, Construction Law CommitteeMember2006 - Present
Minnesota Defense Lawyers AssociationBoard of Directors2006 - 2009
Minnesota state Bar Association General Rules CommitteeMember2006 - 2008
American Arbitration AssociationArbitrator1999 - Present
United States Federal Dristict Court of MinnesotaMember1986 - Present
Academy of Certified Trial Lawyers of MinnesotaCertified Civil Trial Lawyer1985 - Present
National Board of Trial AdvocacyCertified Civil Trial Lawyer1985 - Present
Minnesota Defense Lawyers AssociationMember1983 - Present
Minnesota State Bar AssociationMember1981 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Halliday v. McLoed County CoopVerdict- $1,112,000
Bleckeberg v. LegriedJudgment- $1,100,000
Durheim v. South Central Electric CoopVerdict- $1,480,000

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
CLEWhat Civil Court Judge's Really Want You to Know2010
Minnesota Defense Lawyers AssociationHelmet Law Defense2009
Mayo Health System-ISJ HospitalSafe Place for Newborns2002
Mayo Health Systems-ISJ HospitalMedical Malpractice- Tips to Avoid2000

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
William Mitchell College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1981
Minnesota State University, MankatoEconomicsBS - Bachelor of Science1976

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
CLEWhat Civil Court Judges Really Want you to Know2010
Seminar for ContractorsConstruction Contracts2008
Seminar Continential WesternFirst Party Good Faith Statute, Analysis2008
SeminarInsurance Coverage & Construction Projects2008
SeminarWhat to do When a Construction Projects Go Bad2007
SeminarMold: Litigation Claims2005
SeminarIndeminificantion- Hold Harmless Agreementt2004
SeminarMold Litigation2002
SeminarConstruction Litigation2002
SeminarEmployment at Will2001
SeminarSexual Harassment- Practical Thoughts and Suggestions2001
Mayo Health System-ISJ HospitalSafe Place for Newborns2001
Seminar for St Paul CompaniesLawsuits-Basic Concepts1997