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My practice is focused on real estate law, creditors' remedies, general business law and civil litigation. A majority of my practice is also focused on common interest commmunities and I represent over 300 hundred community associations throughout the state of Minnesota.


 


 

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Bernick Lifson, P.A.

5500 Wayzata Blvd
Suite 1200
Minneapolis, MN, 55416

Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Real Estate: 40%
    4 years
  2. Landlord & Tenant: 25%
    4 years
  3. Litigation: 20%
  4. Business: 15%
    4 years

Payment

Fees:

Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Kevin Vincent Heinz

    Matt is one of the best real estate lawyers around. Extremely knowledgeable and very easy to work with. I highly recommend him.

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MNAuthorized to practice201107/15/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarSuperLawyers2016
Moot Court Competition - 1st runner upMinnesota Intellectual Property Law Association2011
CALI Award for Excellence: Intellectual Property LawCALI2010
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyBernick Lifson, P.A.2011 - Present
Law ClerkColich & Associates2008 - 2008
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Minnesota Multi-Housing AssociationMember2011 - Present
CIC MidwestMember/Chair of Publication Committee2011 - Present
Minnesota State Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
Hennepin County Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
Hennepin County Bar Association, Debtor/Creditor Remedies SectionMember2010 - Present
Hennepin County Bar Association, Real Property SectionMember2010 - Present
Twin Cities Cardozo SocietyMember2010 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Williamsburg Village Homeowners Association v. Maya Kirpalani, et. al.Prevailed on summary judgment
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Bernick Lifson, P.A.HOA Voting2014
CIC MidwestConciliation Court for Board Members2013
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Hamline University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2010
Minnesota State UniversityPolitical ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science2006
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Minnesota Multi-Housing Association - Common Interest Community Manager CertificationCCAM Course Instruction on Assessment Collections2015
Minnesota Multi-Housing Association - Common Interest Community Manager CertificationCCAM Course Instruction on Minnesota Common Interest Ownership Act2015
CIC Midwest Lunch and LearnHOA Horror Stories2014
CIC Midwest Lunch and LearnHOA Rule Enforcement2014
HCBA - CLE EventHomeowner Associations and Collections2012
HCBA - Best of CLE seriesHOA collections and the FDCPA2012