Practice Areas: Insurance Defense; Insurance; Negligence; Litigation; Personal Injury; Real Estate; Torts; Premises Liability Defense; Civil Practice; Appellate Practice; Construction Accident Defense

Law School: University of North Dakota, J.D.

Admitted: 1979, North Dakota and U.S. District Court, District of North Dakota; 1981, Minnesota, U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota and U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit

Member: State Bar Association of North Dakota; Minnesota State Bar Association.

Biography: Order of the Coif. Recipient, American Jurisprudence Award for Civil Procedure and Corporation Law. Certified Minnesota No-Fault Insurance Arbitrator.

Place of birth: Grand Forks, North Dakota

Cases: Lemer v. Campbell, 602 NW 2d 686, 1999 ND 223; Ziegler v. Stalberger, 1996 WL 39113 (Minn. Ct. App. 1996); Stewart v. Ryan, 520 NW 2d 39 (ND 1994); Omlid v. Sweeney, 484 NW 2d 486 (ND 1992); Universal Underwriters Ins. Co. v. McMahon Chevrolet-Oldsmobile, Inc., 966 F2d 1060 (8th Cir. 1989); DeCoteau v. Sentry Ins. Co., 915 F.Supp. 155 (D.N.D. 1996); Glyten v. Swalboski, 246 F. 3d 1139 (8th Cir. 2001).