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Christopher Cadem’s Legal Cases

7 total

  • Charles W. Gorres v. R. Duncan Farms, Inc.

    Practice Area:
    Employment & Labor
    Outcome:
    Successful Trial and Appeal
    Description:
    Employee brought action against my client, R. Duncan Farms, Inc., for alleged neck and back injuries he sustained while working. We took the case to trial and prevailed. The case was then appealed by employee to the Minnesota Court of Appeals. I again defended the employer and prevailed.
  • State of Minnesota v. Robert M

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2008
    Outcome:
    Successful Appeal - Modified
    Description:
    Robert was charged with felony possession of methamphetamines. We brought a motion to dismiss for lack of probable cause. The trial court ruled against Robert on the motion. We then entered a Lothenbach Plea to preserve the pretrial error for appeal. We then appealed the trial court's decision. While the appeal was pending, the State dismissed all charges to avoid a negative ruling and the imposition of costs.
  • Employment Law - Discriminatory Discharge

    Practice Area:
    Employment & Labor
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2008
    Outcome:
    $320,000
    Description:
    Employee was terminated from employment after he suffered a heart attack. ADEA, ADA, MN Human Rights Act claims of discriminatory discharge.
  • State of Minnesota v. J. Johnson

    Practice Area:
    DUI & DWI
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2010
    Outcome:
    Dismissed
    Description:
    Client was charged with 3rd Degree DUI (Gross Misd.). Charges were dismissed by the Court at the ominbus stage after we introduced evidence that the officer improperly administered the Intoxilyzer 5000 test.
  • State v. J.A

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Date:
    Jan 13, 2015
    Outcome:
    Acquitted
    Description:
    J.A. was charged with 1st Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct with a 12 year old girl. After a 6 day jury trial, numerous experts, and more than 15 witnesses, J.A. was acquitted of all charges
  • State v. Hamil

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Date:
    Mar 17, 2015
    Outcome:
    Acquitted
    Description:
    Mr. Hamil was charged with four counts of homicide stemming from a DWI accident. After a 6 day trial and the testimony of 4 expert witnesses, Mr. Hamil was acquitted of all charges of homicide
  • Beck v. Noska

    Practice Area:
    Construction & Development
    Date:
    Sep 04, 2015
    Outcome:
    Dismissal
    Description:
    Successfully argued a Rule 12 motion after the initial filings and the case was dismissed with prejudice.