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  1. Ethics: 95%
    15 years
  2. General Practice: 5%



Hourly ($330-350/hour)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

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Contact info

Law Office of Eric T. Cooperstein, PLLC

800 Nicollet Mall, Suite 2600
Minneapolis, MN, 55402-4511


MNAuthorized to practice199007/15/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerLaw Office of Eric T. Cooperstein, PLLC2006 - Present
Adjunct Professor (Legal Writing)William Mitchell College of Law2009 - 2010
Assistant Senior CounselComplex Settlements, P.C.2001 - 2008
Senior Assistant DirectorOffice of Lawyers Professional Responsibility1995 - 2001
AssociateMansfield & Tanick1990 - 1991
Staff AttorneyLegal Aid Society of Minneapolis1990 - 1995
Loan OfficerNational Westminster Bank, USA1985 - 1987
Association namePosition nameDuration
Hennepin County Bar AssociationSecretary2010 - Present
Minnesota State Bar AssociationChair Rules of Professional Conduct Committee2009 - 2010
Hennepin County Bar Association, Finance and Planning CommitteeMember2007 - 2010
MN Supreme Court – Attorney Discipline Review CommitteeMember2007 - 2008
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
In re DedefoAttorney reinstated
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Publication nameTitleDate
LawyeristPssst, Buddy -- Wanna Buy a Client?2010
Solo Small ScoopOwe a Duty to You? I Hardly Know You!2008
Minnesota LawyerBe Careful Who Your Friends Are2008
Minnesota LawyerDebits and Credits in IOLTA Battle2001
Minnesota Lawyer“Reasonable” – Expect Special Scrutiny2000
Minnesota LawyerToo Closely Held for Comfort,2000
Law and Inequality: A Journal of Theory and PracticeProtecting Rape Victims from Civil Suits by Their Attackers1989
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Minnesota Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1990
Hamilton CollegeGovernmentBA - Bachelor of Arts1985
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Family Law InstituteEnough is Enough: the Ethics of Closing a File2010
New Lawyers InstituteTips and Traps for New Lawyers2008
MN CLE WebcastConflicts Check2008
Leaders Impacting the Nonprofit Community (LINC)Ethical Considerations in Serving on Non-Profit Boards2008
HCBA Professionalism CommitteeCan We Talk? Limits on Privilege for Internal Law Firm Communications2008
HCBA Annual Corporate Counsel SeminarEthics Issues in Representing Newly Formed Entities2008
Employment Law InstituteUse It or Lose It: Preventing Confidentiality and Privilege Waivers2008
Criminal Justice InstituteHot Ethics Issues in Criminal Law Practice2008
Employment Law InstituteHot Documents, Hot Water: Ethical Ptifalls in Gathering Evidence2007