Antonio Tejeda has been practicing law since 2003. He was born and raised in Puerto Rico. Antonio attended High School in Puerto Rico and finished in New Jersey. Antonio received his bachelor degree from the University of William Paterson in Wayne, New Jersey in 1996. Antonio received his Law Degree from the Thomas M. Cooley Law School in Lansing, Michigan in 2002 Magna Cum Laude. Antonio practices various types of litigation on a national level and focuses his practice on Workers' Compensation and Veterans Benefits.
Antonio is a member of the United States Army National Guard and serves as a Judge Advocate General. He was recently deployed to Basra, Iraq with the 34th "Red Bull" Infantry Division. He also serves on the Board of Directors at the Willmar, MN YMCA. In addition, Governor Pawlenty appointed him to the Statewide Board of Directors for the Juvenile Justice Advisory Committee. Antonio also belongs to Rotary International.
Antonio spends time away from work with his wife and two children. He is a triathlete and frequently found on his bicycle.
Languages Spoken: Spanish
Licensed since 2003
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I endorse this lawyer. I have know Antonio for many years, he is a gifted trial lawyer who's commitment to excellence both inside and out of the court room is a true asset to his clients. You would be hard pressed to find a better attorney.
Christopher Kuehn Criminal Defense Attorney
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
|MN||Authorized to practice||2003||04/19/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Professional Excellence Award||Minnesota State Bar Association||2010|
|The Army Commendation Medal||Department of the Army||2009|
|Owner/Attorney||The Law Office of Tejeda Guzman, PLLC||2008 - Present|
|Adjunct Professor||Southwest Minnesota State University||2007 - 2008|
|JAG||MN Army National Guard||2004 - Present|
|Associate||Anderson, Larson, Hanson, Saunders PLLC||2002 - 2008|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Kandiyohi YMCA||Board Member||2010 - Present|
|Willmar Muti-Area Marketplace||Board Member||2006 - Present|
|Juvenile Justice Advisory Committee||Status Offenders Subcommittee Chair||2004 - Present|
|Kandiyohi County Bar Association||Member||2003 - Present|
|Minnesota State Bar Association||Member||2003 - Present|
|Minnesota State Bar Association, 12th District Bar Association||Member||2003 - Present|
|Gutierrez v. Jennie-O Turkey, Inc.||Plantiff prevailed.|
|Mulder v. Hutchinson Technology||Employee prevailed.|
|Cubero v. JOTS||Employee prevailed in obtaining medical benefits.|
|The Thomas M. Cooley Law School||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2002|
|William Paterson University||Humanities||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1996|
|Labor Week||Workers' Comp / Workers' Rights||2012|