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Nolan, Thompson & Leighton

595 Southgate Office Plaza
5001 American Blvd
Bloonington, MN, 55437

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MNAuthorized to practice196907/15/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super LawyerMinnesota Super Lawyers2012
Certified Civil Trial SpecialistNational Board of Trial Advocacy2012
Super LawyerMinnesota Super Lawyers2011
Minnesota SuperlawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2008
Minnesota SuperlawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2007
Minnesota SuperlawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2006
Minnesota SuperlawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2005
Minnesota SuperlawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2004
Minnesota SuperlawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2003
Minnesota SuperlawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2002
Minnesota SuperlawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2001
Minnesota SuperlawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2000
Minnesota SuperlawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine1999
Minnesota SuperlawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine1998
RecognizedOutstanding Lawyers of AmericaN/A
"Top 40" Business LitigatorsMinnesota Law & Politics MagazineN/A
"Top 40" best personal injury lawyers in MinnesotaMinnesota Law & Politics MagazineN/A
"Top 100" lawyers in MinnesotaMinnesota Law & Politics MagazineN/A
Certified Civil Trial SpecialistMinnesota State Bar AssociationN/A
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
St Paul Urban TennisBoord member and chair2004 - Present
Minnesota State Bar Association, Legal-Medical CommitteePast ChairN/A
Ramsey County Bar Association, Civil Litigation SectionPast ChairN/A
Ramsey County Parks ComissionBoard Member and Chair1990 - 2001
Minnesota Academy of Certified Trial LawyersBoard of Directors1981 - 1996
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Allstate Ins. Co. v. Hague, 449 U.S. 302, 101 S.Ct. 633 (1981)Affirmed by U.S. Supreme Court
Christianson v. Poly-America, Inc. Medical Ben. Plan, 412 F.3d 935 (2005)Affirmed by 8th Circuit Court of Appeals
Franke v. Poly-America Medical and Dental Benefits Plan, 555 F.3d 656 (2009)Plan Administrator's appeal was reversed and remanded.
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Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Minnesota Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1969
Colgate UniversityN/AN/A1966