In August 2017, Stacey Sever prevailed in a bench trial for a client in a breach of contract action.
Ryan Johannsen was featured in the July 2017 issue of Hennepin Lawyer Magazine in an article entitled “10 Things I Like About Being a Fire and Explosion Litigator.” 10 Things I Like About Being a Fire and Explosion Litigator
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.
Ryan Johannsen selected to be a chair of the National Association of Subrogation Professionals Minnesota Chapter
Congratulations to Ryan Johannsen on being selected as a chair of the National Association of Subrogation Professionals Minnesota Chapter.
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
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
Attorney Ryan Johannsen settled a large loss subrogation case against a propane gas supplier in the State of Wyoming. The subrogation claim arose out of a building collapse caused by a propane gas explosion, and Mr. Johannsen was successful in arguing that the explosion was caused by code violations and design defects in the propane … 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.