Lance D. Meyer Partner

  • Education
    • William Mitchell College of Law, J.D., summa cum laude (2012)
    • Concordia University-St. Paul, B.A. (English), magna cum laude (2009)
  • Bar Admissions
    • Minnesota State Courts (2012)
    • United States District Court, District of Minnesota (2013)
    • Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals (2013)
    • United States District Court, Western District of Wisconsin (2014)
    • United States District Court, District of North Dakota (2015)
  • Affiliations
    • Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association

                   -Insurance Law Committee

                   -Construction Law Committee

                    -New Lawyers Committee Co-Chair

    • Defense Research Institute
    • Christian Legal Society of Minnesota
  • Author & Speaker
  • Reported Cases

    • Stand Up Multipositional Advantage MRI, P.A., v. Am. Family Ins. Co., 889 N.W.2d 543 (Minn. 2017) (amicus)

    • Poehler v. Cincinnati Ins. Co., 899 N.W.2d 135 (Minn. 2017) (amicus)

    • Wilbur v. State Farm Mut. Auto. Ins. Co., 892 N.W.2d 521 (Minn. 2017) (amicus)

    • Wilcox v. State Farm Fire and Cas. Co., 874 N.W.2d 780 (Minn. 2016) (amicus)

    • Schroeder v. Western Nat. Mut. Ins. Co., 865 N.W.2d 66 (Minn. 2015) (amicus)
    • Graphic Communications Local 1B Health and Welfare Fund “A” v. CVS Caremark Corp., 850 N.W.2d 682 (Minn. 2014) (amicus)


  • Support Staff


    Brenda Hartmann

Attorney Bio

Lance Meyer focuses his litigation practice on insurance-coverage, construction, products liability, and other general liability matters.  In his insurance-coverage practice, Lance counsels insurers on a variety of complex coverage issues, including trigger, allocation, other-insurance, duty-to-defend, bad-faith, coordination-of-coverage, and construction-defect issues, and represents them in coverage disputes in state and federal court.  In addition to insurance-coverage matters, Lance represents contractors involved in claims, arbitration, and litigation involving construction projects and business and individuals involved in products liability and other litigation matters.  Lance has also assisted clients with appeals before Minnesota’s appellate courts and the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals.

Prior to joining the firm, Lance clerked for Judges Francis J. Connolly, Michelle A. Larkin, and Louise Dovre Bjorkman of the Minnesota Court of Appeals.  Lance is admitted to practice in the state and federal courts of Minnesota, the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the federal district courts for the Western District of Wisconsin and the District of North Dakota.  He is a member of the Federal Bar Association, the Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association, the Defense Research Institute, and the Christian Legal Society of Minnesota. Lance is currently the Co-Chair of the MDLA New Lawyers Committee and an active participant with the MDLA insurance and construction law committees. 

Lance graduated magna cum laude from Concordia University in St. Paul, Minnesota in 2009, with a B.A. in English.  In 2012, he graduated summa cum laude from William Mitchell College of Law.  While attending law school, he externed for Chief Judge Michael J. Davis of the United States District Court for the District of Minnesota and served on the William Mitchell Law Review.