committed to being your trusted partner in defending your business
In our national counsel role, the firm actively defends its clients across the country. Our lawyers have handled matters in 49 states. We have tried or arbitrated cases to conclusion in California, Colorado, Connecticut, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
The firm takes a proactive approach in dealing with our clients. Not only do we defend against customer lawsuits, we work with our clients to try to prevent them in the future. For instance, we evaluate training and safety programs and assist in the implementation of safety policies and procedures at our clients’ businesses.
The firm’s attorneys also have decades of experience litigating all types of personal injury matters in state and federal courts. This includes products liability, professional negligence, railroad injury law, premises liability, motor vehicle negligence claims, and Minnesota no-fault insurance claims including uninsured and underinsured motorist disputes.
The firm also represents Acuity, Integrity, and Grange Insurance companies and their insureds along with Waste Management with a specialization in trucking cases, handling matters from the investigation/evidence preservation stage through trial. We also provide business support to our trucking and logistics clients including legal compliance, contract review, and independent contractor programs.
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As national and state counsel for both large and small businesses, our lawyers perform many functions to meet the varied needs of our clients. Our representation includes contract disputes, employment law, real estate litigation, agricultural litigation and other general commercial litigation.
Members of the firm represent restaurant companies since 1990. The firm defends general liability, crime related injury and dram shop lawsuits across the country. In our national counsel role, we develop extremely close relationships with our clients and get to know their businesses.
The firm defends premises liability issues for various clients. The firm has represented major national and regional retail companies, helping them to successfully defend premises liability lawsuits perform evidence preservation and assault investigations locally and throughout the country.
The firm has over 25 years of experience handling FELA, crossing accident and third-party injury litigation for major Class I railroads. As counsel for the largest railroads in the United States and Canada, the firm defends FELA cases, crossing accidents, and handles commercial litigation and administrative/regulatory law matters.
Our attorneys take care of all the legal legwork so our clients can focus on the more important things. We shoulder the legal burden on their behalf, putting all of our effort into ensuring they receive the maximum possible representation for their needs. Additionally, we ensure that we maintain consistent, routine communication so that we are always acting in their best interests.
Our decades of experience have honed our legal process so that we are best prepared for any and all case developments. Our firm’s commitment to professionalism, civility, and open and honest communication allows us to provide our clients with the highest level of professional service. Our attorneys go above and beyond for their clientele, bringing new meaning to the attorney-client relationship. They will fight tirelessly to achieve the best result possible our clients cases.