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Mark David Fiddler

About me

I have a really interesting and rewarding law practice focusing on adoption, juvenile law, Indian Child Welfare Act law, and the representation of guardians ad litem. I am an experienced appellate attorney, and serve as co-counsel to attorneys throughout the United States on adoption and ICWA-related cases.




Practice areas


  1. Adoption: 80%
    28 years
  2. Appeals: 20%
    28 years


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Contact info

Mark Fiddler

6800 France Ave S.
Suite 190
Minneapolis, MN, 55435


MNAuthorized to practice198907/15/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Minnesota Attorney of the Year 2013Minnesota Lawyer2013
International Leadership FellowshipKellogg Foundation1995
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PresidentFiddler Law Office, P.A.2004 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Minnesota State Bar AssociationMember1989 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Adoptive Couple v. Baby Girl, 133 S. Ct. 2552 - Supreme Court 2013Client adoption finalized
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Publication nameTitleDate
Minnesota State Bar AssociationAdoptive Couple V. Baby Girl, State ICWA Laws, and Constitutional Avoidance2014
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Minnesota Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1988
University of MinnesotaN/ABA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
ICWA in Custody and AdoptionICWA2015
ICWA for adoption agenciesICWA2014