Saint Olaf College (Bachelor of Arts, magna cum laude, 1978). University of Minnesota (Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, 1981).
Worked at Cosgrove, Flynn & Gaskins, P.L.L.P. (Minneapolis, Minnesota) specializing in Civil Litigation including Products Liability, Insurance Coverage and Subrogation, Employment Law, Construction and Commercial Disputes. Admitted to the bar, 1981, Minnesota and United States. District Court, District of Minnesota.
Courts of Appeals, Seventh and Eighth Circuits. Phi Beta Kappa; Order of the Coif. Note and Comment Editor, Minnesota Law Review, 1980-1981.
Author: Comment, "Establishing An Objective Intent Standard for the Labor Antitrust Exemption," 64 Minnesota
L. Review 1275 (1980). Member: Hennepin County, Minnesota State, Federal and American Bar Associations. American Judicature Society.
Fellow, American Bar Foundation. Cosgrove, Flynn & Gaskins, P.L.L.P. was founded in 1989 with nine lawyers.
The firm has grown to a 22 lawyer firm engaged exclusively in civil trial practice.
Since its founding, it has been actively engaged in major trial and appellate litigation in Minnesota and many other state and federal jurisdictions. The firm serves as national counsel to several product manufacturers and regional counsel to many insurance companies on subrogation, defense and coverage matters.
Member: Hennepin County, Minnesota State, Federal and American Bar Associations. American Judicature Society. Fellow, American Bar Foundation.
Fellow, American Bar Foundation.