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Joseph A Wetch Jr.

Joseph A Wetch Jr.

Practice areas:

Car Accidents, Commercial, Health Care, Insurance, Wrongful Death

About Me

I focus my legal practice on civil jury trials. I have a broad range of experience in complex commercial matters. In my commercial litigation practice, I frequently represent clients in contract disputes, product liability suits, and consumer fraud litigation. I also represent clients in personal injury claims and medical malpractice defense cases. I have represented individuals and companies at the state and federal levels in North Dakota and Minnesota. I have associated with other lawyers to work on cases in South Dakota and Wyoming.


I have been recognized in Chambers USA, ( and as a Great Plains Super Lawyer (  I am rated BV by Martindale-Hubble.


Practice Areas

Licensed since 2001

  1. Commercial: 35%
    11 years, 25 cases
  2. Car Accidents: 35%
    14 years, 50 cases
  3. Wrongful Death: 10%
    14 years, 5 cases
  4. Insurance: 10%
    14 years, 15 cases
  5. Health Care: 10%
    14 years, 20 cases



Hourly ($200-225/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

1 total 

  • Kenneth Lee LaBore

    I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Wetch is a very knowledgeable personal injury attorney


    Kenneth LaBore Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

10 Roberts St
Po Box 6017
Fargo, ND, 58108-6017



MNAuthorized to practice200206/29/2015
NDAuthorized to practice law200108/17/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Minnesota Association for JusticeN/A2003 - Present
American Association for JusticeN/A2002 - Present
North Dakota Association for JusticeN/A2002 - Present
American Bar AssociationN/A2001 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Lamb v. State Board of Law Examiners, 777 N.W. 2d 343 (cert. denied, 130 S.Ct. 3412).Case Affirmed on appeal
Keiser v. Johnson, 283 Fed. Appx. 427 (8th Cir. 2008)Affirmed.
JKC Michaels. LLC v. KTJ Ltd Partnership Eighty-Fourverdict for plainiff

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of North DakotaLawJD - Juris Doctor2001