I was born in St. Paul, Minnesota and graduated from the University of Oklahoma... more
I was born in St. Paul, Minnesota and graduated from the University of Oklahoma College of Law (ranked 68th nationally) in 1996. Upon graduation, I returned to Minnesota, passed the bar on my first attempt and began practicing in criminal law and then family law. In 2003, I was admitted to the North Dakota bar and began practicing law on behalf of both personal injury plaintiffs and defendant... view profile
A personal injury lawyer works with clients who have suffered a physical or emotional injury, usually by accident or mistake. They cover cases such as car accidents, botched surgery, and harassment. Personal injury attorneys know how the insurance claim process works, they know what evidence to gather, and they know how to calculate and present a claim for damages. Many personal injury attorneys take cases on a contingency basis, which means they receive an agreed-upon percentage of the payment you receive, also called the personal injury settlement. If you don't recover any money, they don't get paid their fee. Personal injury lawyers also know how to defend you if someone thinks an injury is your fault.
Personal Injury Lawyers in cities near Minnetonka, MN