Tim was a founding partner when the firm opened in 2003. He is currently president of the firm.
Tim O’Keeffe focuses on the best result possible for his clients. In matters of serious injury, total vindication is a hard thing to attain. But Tim’s years of experience and success as a legal advocate have earned him a sterling reputation. He’s known as a determined, passionate attorney who dedicates his attention to his clients.
Tim O’Keeffe grew up in Mandan, North Dakota. He graduated from Jamestown College in 1995 with a Bachelor’s Degree in History and Political Science. Tim went on to earn his law degree from the Hamline University School of Law in 1998. Upon graduating, Tim moved to Fargo where he served as the Fargo city prosecutor and was a partner at another Fargo law firm.
Tim has an extensive amount of experience handling civil and criminal trials. Currently, his practice areas include serious personal injury, wrongful death, business/commercial litigation, and criminal defense.
Tim is an advocate for justice for his clients but he is also very involved in professional organizations that help advocate for change on the state and national levels as well.
Tim is active in his community having served on various committees civic, recreational, and charitable organizations.
|MN||Authorized to Practice||1999||09/18/2021|
|ND||Authorized to Practice Law||1998||10/11/2021|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2013|
|Top 40 Under 40||National Trial Lawyers Association||2012|
|Top 100 Trial Lawyers||National Trial Lawyers Association||2012|
|Founding Partner||O’Keeffe, O’Brien, Lyson, Foss Attorneys||2003 - Present|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|American Trial Lawyers Association||Board of Governors||2014 - 2014|
|North Dakota Association for Justice||President||2013 - 2014|
|Hamline University School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1998|
|Jamestown College||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1995|