Represented minority shareholder alleging breach of fiduciary duty against majority shareholder.
Court awarded our client damages of over $500,000.
Defended pro-life protesters in public nuisance prosecution involving issues of public safety and freedom of speech.
State v. Otterstad, 734 N.W.2d 642 (Minn. 2007).
Convictions vacated by Minnesota Supreme Court.
Represented physician in arbitration alleging breach of employment contract against local hospital system.
Arbitrator awarded significant wage loss damages to our client.
Successfully defended construction company against claim that it breached competitor’s non-compete agreement by hiring former employee.
Represented local manufacturer in arbitration alleging that distributor breached distribution agreement.
Arbitrator awarded our client over $1.8 million in damages.
Successfully defended technology company against suit by founder attempting to take control of company’s intellectual property.
Successfully defended personal representative against probate contest by heir challenging validity of will.
Successfully brought TRO to prevent municipality from enforcing restrictive permit requirements, allowing pro-life protest at abortion facility to go forward
Pro-Life Action Ministries, Inc. v. City of St. Paul (D.Minn. 2006).
Represented employee in ERISA action challenging interpretation of Summary Plan Description. Federal Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit, affirmed district court’s ruling in favor of our client.
Marolt v. Alliant Techsystems, Inc., 146 F.3d 617 (8th Cir. 1998).
Won dismissal on First Amendment grounds of “unfair campaign practices” indictment on behalf of congressional candidate.
State v. Jude, 554 N.W.2d 750 (Minn. Ct. App. 1996).