Ryan Johannsen settles subrogation claim

Ryan Johannsen was successful in settling a subrogation claim against a manufacturer of ball valves that were installed in a condominium association. Mr. Johannsen and his expert argued that the ball valves failed or were likely to fail due to a manufacturer’s defect with respect to a material deficiency, and specifically that the brass fittings … Continued

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Jim Knudsen and Kelly Magnus obtain summary judgment in an indemnification case

Jim Knudsen and Kelly Magnus obtained summary judgment on behalf of a housing cooperative that sustained water damage after a pipe ruptured. Plaintiff performed fire inspection and maintenance on the dry sprinkler system at the cooperative. Plaintiff sought indemnification from the cooperative for damages caused by its own negligence based on indemnification and limitation of … Continued

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STACEY SEVER SELECTED TO SERVE ON BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR THE ACADEMY OF CERTIFIED TRIAL LAWYERS OF MINNESOTA

Stacey Sever has been selected to serve on the 2016-2017 Board of Directors for the Academy of Certified Trial Lawyers of Minnesota. The Academy of Certified Trial Lawyers of Minnesota is made up of attorneys who have been certified by the National Board of Trial Advocates or by the Minnesota State Bar Association as specialists … Continued

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Stich Angell Leaders in Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association

As part of its commitment to the defense of civil lawsuits in Minnesota, Stich Angell lawyers provide leadership to the Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association . Rich Scattergood just completed his term as president of the state-wide organization, and will continue to serve on the Executive Committee through August 2017. At the annual meeting in August … Continued

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Stich Angell congratulates its attorneys selected to the Minnesota Super Lawyers list

We are proud to announce that Stich Angell attorneys have been named to the 2016 Minnesota Super Lawyers list and the 2016 Minnesota Rising Stars list: Mike Kreidler, Rich Scattergood, Stacey Sever, Robert Stich, and Garth Unke have been selected to the 2016 Super Lawyers list. Kirsten Hansen and Jessica Richardson have been selected to the 2016 Rising Stars … Continued

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Stacey Sever obtains defense summary judgment dismissal for equestrian center

In May 2016, Stacey Sever obtained summary judgment dismissal on behalf of a Minnesota equestrian facility. Plaintiff, a riding student, alleged that the equestrian center was negligent and at fault for the horse riding accident which resulted in serious injury and facial scarring. The district court dismissed the case in its entirety — a complete … Continued

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Michael Kreidler obtains defense summary judgment in defamation case.

Michael Kreidler obtained summary judgment in a Hibbing-based defamation case involving alleged false statements made by the Chisholm Ambulance Service and several Emergency Medical Technicians, about the conditions in which a vulnerable adult was found during an emergency call. The firm represented the Ambulance Service and the EMTs.  In a 26-page Order issued by St. … Continued

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