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My goal is to help those in need, both as a lawyer, and as a community volunteer.  Please call or email me if I can be of help to you.



Languages spoken: German

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Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 80%
    31 years
  2. Motorcycle Accident: 5%
    31 years
  3. Trucking Accident: 5%
    31 years
  4. Wrongful Death: 5%
    31 years
  5. Workers Compensation: 5%
    31 years



Contingent (33-40%), Free consultation (60 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Alan. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Barbara Nilva Nevin

    I endorse this lawyer. I have worked with Alan for 27 years. He is a brilliant lawyer who cares about his clients. I have personally referred many of my friends to Alan over the years. I have only heard good things from them about Alan.


    Barbara Nevin Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact info

Milavetz, Gallop & Milavetz, P.A.

1915 57th Ave North
Minneapolis, MN, 55430

Milavetz, Gallop & Milavetz, P.A.

7200 France Avenue South
Suite 333
Edina, MN, 55435



MNAuthorized to practice198508/14/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2015
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
Attorneys Of The Year 2009Minnesota Lawyer2010
Super LawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2010
AdvocateAmerican Association for Justice2010
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2009
Top 40 Personal Injury AttorneysMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2008
Top Personal Injury RecoveriesMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2008
Top Personal Injury RecoveriesMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2007
Super LawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2007
Top 40 Personal Injury AttorneysMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2007
Super LawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2006
Super LawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2005
Super LawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2004
Super LawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2003
Super LawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2002
Super LawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2001
Super LawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2000
Multiple Appearances in Top Verdict of 2000Minnesota Law & Politics Magazine2000
Invited MemberMillion Dollar Advocates Forum1999
Super LawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine1999
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
ShareholderMilavetz, Gallop & Milavetz, P.A.1985 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Mass Tort Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2010 - Present
National Trial Lawyers AssociationTop 100 Trial Lawyers2008 - Present
Minnesota Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1985 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember1985 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1985 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
130 S Ct. 22 (US S.Ct. 2009), 559 U. S. 229 (2010)Supreme Court construed BAPCPA provisions.
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Publication nameTitleDate
AAJ SeminarEffects of Bankruptcy on Personal Injury Claims in Recessionary Times2010
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
William Mitchell College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1984
University of Minnesota, Twin CitiesSpeech - CommunicationsBA - Bachelor of Arts1980
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Minnesota State Bar Association, CLE CommitteeMilavetz v. U.S., Implications for Practitioners2010
American Bar Association, "Are You A Debt Relief Agency?American Bar Association, "Are You A Debt Relief Agency?2010
Winter Conference"Effects of Bankruptcy on Personal Injury Claims in Recessionary Times.", Faculty, American Association for Justice, Winter Convention, AAJ, 20102009