Stich Angell is proud to congratulate its lawyers named to the 2018 Super Lawyers® list: Mike Kreidler, Tim Murphy, Stacey Sever, and Garth Unke. The listing is based on a rigorous, multi-phase process. Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers … Continued
Stich Angell welcomes attorneys Cara Passaro and Tim Murphy to the firm. Cara focuses her practice in the areas of construction litigation, insurance law, premises liability, products liability and professional liability. Tim practices in the areas of construction, products liability, professional liability and business litigation. Cara and Tim bring extensive knowledge and experience to Stich … Continued
Pat Biren defended a tow truck company in a property damage claim over a multi-day Jury Trial. Plaintiffs claimed that an employee of Defendant was negligent during the tow of their vehicle which they allege caused them to sustain extensive damage to their vehicle. After a short deliberation, the jury returned a complete defense verdict.
Jim Knudsen defended a Third Party Defendant siding subcontractor in a six day construction defect Jury Trial and achieved a complete defense verdict for his client. The Plaintiff townhome association recovered against the Defendant developer and another Third Party Defendant subcontractor. Issues in play included MCIOA warranties and negligence.
Stacey Sever obtained summary judgment dismissal of all claims against her client, a corporation, in three lawsuits alleging sexual abuse of minors. Ms. Sever’s client is a business whose employee was accused of molesting five minors over several years.
Kit Hansen and Kelly Magnus obtained dismissal on behalf of their client, a homeowners association, in a lawsuit alleging violations of the Minnesota Common Interest Ownership Act. The motion to dismiss was granted based on failure to state a claim and the statute of limitations.
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
The Stich Angell team of Garth Unke, Stacey Sever, and Kit Hansen have recently negotiated settlements in 8 separate, complex sex abuse cases involving a national charitable organization. The settlements, all confidential, followed aggressive discovery and motion practice, resulting in excellent results and client satisfaction.