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Joseph F Leoni

Litigation Attorney at Virginia, MN

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  • Licensed for 38 years
    State MN
    Acquired 1984
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Joseph Leoni is an attorney at Trenti Law Firm, one of the largest law offices in northeastern Minnesota. Mr. Leoni practices both civil and criminal law. His civil cases include wrongful death, personal injury, car accidents, and other litigation. He has proudly served the community with a license to practice for 36 years. Mr. Leoni earned his B.A. in 1981 at the University of Minnesota and his Juris Doctor at William Mitchell College of Law. He served as an Adjunct Professor in Business Law at Inver Hills Community College from 1987 through 1989. He has also been a Paramedic Guest Lecturer at Mesabi Community College from 2000 to the present. Rated by Super Lawyers for 15 years, Mr. Leoni has also earned a 9.9 Avvo rating as a Top Attorney. A skilled trial lawyer, Mr. Leoni takes a personal as well as professional interest in resolving his clients’ legal issues.

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The Trenti Law Firm
1000 Lincoln Building
225 N 1st Street
Virginia, MN, 55792
The Trenti Law Firm
302 E. Howard St
Suite 112
Hibbing, MN, 55746
The Trenti Law Firm
628 E Sheridan Street
Ely, MN, 55731
The Trenti Law Firm
6 11TH Street
Suite 4
Cloquet, MN, 55720
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Cost

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  • Free Consultation 60 minutes
  • Contingency 33%-33%

Resume

AVVO RATING 9.7 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Trial Lawyer
  • Trent Law Firm
  • 1991 - Present
  • Adjunct Professor - Business Law
  • Inver Hills Community College
  • 1987 - 1989
  • Attorney
  • Cloutier & Musech
  • 1984 - 1990

Education

  • Laurentian Comm/Tech College
  • EMT
  • 2000
  • William Mitchell College of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1984
  • University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1981

Associations

  • Advisory Committee Rules of Civil Procedure
  • MN Supreme Court
  • 2014 - Present
  • Essentia Health East Board of Directors
  • Board Member
  • 2014 - Present
  • ACTLM Board of Governors
  • Academy Certified Trial Lawyers
  • 2012 - Present
  • National Board of Civil Pretrial Practive Advocacy
  • Civil Pretrial Specialist
  • 2012 - Present
  • Iron Mining Association Board of Directors
  • Board Member
  • 2010 - Present
  • US District Court
  • Merit Judicial Selection Committee
  • 2010 - Present
  • Minnesota State Bar
  • Civil Trial Specialist Advocate
  • 1998 - Present
  • American Arbitration Association
  • Arbitrator
  • 1991 - Present
  • Minnesota State Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Minnesota Association for Justice
  • Board of Governors
  • N/A
  • Academy of Certified Trial Lawyers of Minnesota
  • Board of Governors
  • N/A
  • Italian American Lawyers Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Minnesota Trial Lawyers Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • American Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • MNAJ Magazine Criminal Law Editor
  • MNAJ Magazine
  • 2002 - 2010
  • Board of Governors
  • MNAJ
  • 2000 - 2010
  • Hennepin County District Court
  • Ad-Hoc Selection Committee Conciliation Judge Panel
  • 1995 - 1999
  • Hennepin County District Court
  • Arbitrator
  • 1994 - 1999
  • Hennepin County District Court MN
  • Conciliation Court Judge
  • 1991 - 1999
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Honors and Awards

  • Top Related Lawyer
  • American Lawyer Media
  • 2013
  • Top Related Lawyer
  • Martindale Hubbel
  • 2013
  • Super Lawyer
  • MN Law Politics
  • 2002
  • AV Attorney Rating
  • Martindale Hubbel
  • 2002
  • Certified Trial Specialist
  • National Board of Trial Advocacy
  • 1998
  • Rising Star
  • Minnesota Law & Politics Magazine
  • 1998
  • Rising Young Star
  • MN Law Politics
  • 1998
  • Certified Trial Specialist
  • Minnesota State Bar Association
  • 1997
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Publications

  • MNAJ Magazine
  • MSHA & Litigation
  • 2011
  • MNAJ Magazine
  • Post Conviction Relief
  • 2010
  • MNAJ Magazine
  • Felony Offence To Take Your Child
  • 2009
  • MNAJ Magazine
  • Domestic Abuse - It's A Crime
  • 2009
  • MNAJ Magazine
  • Payable Fines - What Are They?
  • 2009
  • Hennepin Lawyer Magazine
  • Workers Beware; Every Word and Every Movement Could Be Evidence In A Felony W.C. Fraud Prosecution
  • 1999
  • Minnesota Trial Association Magazine
  • Punitive Damages and the Intoxicated Driver Statutory Standards and Policy Tensions
  • 1997
  • Hennepin Lawyer Magazine
  • Conciliation Courts
  • 1995
  • Minnesota Trial Lawyers
  • Arbitration v. Litigation: Issues Concerning Res Judicate Collateral Estoppel
  • 1992
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Speaking Engagements

  • Arrowhead EMS Convention
  • EMS Liability - Reference Table
  • 2014
  • Arrowhead EMS Convention
  • Sue the Ambulance
  • 2014
  • Medical Directors Conference
  • Legal issues & Considerations
  • 2013
  • Arrowhead EMS Convention
  • EMS Liability - Reference Table
  • 2013
  • Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration Conference
  • MSHA Regulation violations Effects on Litigation
  • 2012
  • Arrowhead EMS Convention
  • EMS Product & Liability Claims & Defenses
  • 2012
  • Arrhowhead EMS Convetion
  • EMS Insurance Claims
  • 2011
  • Arrowhead EMS Convention
  • Medical/Legal Refences
  • 2010
  • MNAJ Winter Convention
  • What's New in Dram Shop
  • 2009
  • Minnesota Trial Lawyers Association, CLE Seminar
  • Courts You Should Be Familiar With, But Aren’t
  • 1994
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Attorney endorsements

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Litigation Attorney | Nov 14
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"Tough & experienced litigator."
Criminal defense Attorney | Jun 21
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I highly endorse Joe Leoni. Joe did a great job on a referral, and won a dismissal for his client."
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Virginia Litigation Lawyer Joseph F Leoni
Joseph F Leoni
Litigation Attorney
Virginia, MN
Licensed for 38 years
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