Shaun represents corporate and individual clients in all aspects of employment law, business law, and commercial litigation.
In his practice, Shaun focuses on the specific needs of each individual client and tailors his approach to a resolution based on their unique goals. Shaun works alongside his clients to resolve issues quickly and efficiently outside of the courtroom or serve as their zealous advocate in the courtroom. Shaun has experience litigating a wide range of matters in state and federal court. He has represented clients in matters regarding breach of contract, non-compete agreements, wrongful termination, discrimination, retaliation, whistleblowing, failure to pay wages and commissions, sexual harassment, hostile work environment, and drug testing. Shaun also regularly negotiates severance and employment contracts.
In addition to his private practice, Shaun has volunteered as an employment attorney for the Volunteer Lawyers Network. Shaun is also an active participant on the Diversity Committee of the Minnesota Chapter of the Federal Bar Association and has helped organize its annual event bringing together Minnesota’s affinity bar organizations to foster an open conversation related to improving diversity and inclusion in the practice of law. Prior to joining the firm as an associate attorney, Shaun spent over three years as an associate attorney at a mid-sized Minneapolis law firm litigating exclusively in the area of employment law.
Shaun lives in Minneapolis and enjoys spending time with his family and friends. Shaun is an avid reader, marksman, and CrossFit enthusiast, and he has played Ultimate Frisbee since he was in college.
|MN||Authorized to practice||2012||10/08/2019|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2018|
|Associate||Fitch, Johnson, Larson & Held, P.A.||2018 - Present|
|Associate Attorney||Trepanier MacGillis Battina, P.A.||2016 - 2018|
|Associate Attorney||Halunen Law||2013 - 2016|
|Contract Attorney||Warner Law||2012 - 2013|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Minnesota Lavender Bar Association||Member||2012 - Present|
|Minnesota State Bar Association||Member||2012 - Present|
|Hennepin County Bar Association||Member||2012 - Present|
|Federal Bar Association||Member||2012 - Present|
|University of St. Thomas School of Law - Minneapolis||JD - Juris Doctor||2012|
|Hamline University||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2009|
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