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.
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
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
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
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
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
Michael Kreidler obtained summary judgment for ABRA Automotive Systems in a traumatic brain injury negligence case concerning allegedly deficient autobody repair services provided on a rental vehicle. Plaintiff claimed ABRA failed to properly examine a tire on a rental vehicle damaged in a minor accident, and that as a result, the tire blew and caused … Continued
Tammy Reno received a defense verdict on December 10, 2015, after a jury trial in Hennepin County District Court. Plaintiff claimed he sustained serious injury to his shoulder, neck and back when the Defendant opened her car door as he was standing outside of it. Plaintiff received a significant amount of treatment including chiropractic care, physical … Continued
Kirsten Hansen has been asked to speak at the monthly meeting of the Minnesota Subcontractors Association on January 12, 2016. Kit will provide instruction and commentary on express and implied warranties.