Lance Meyer’s Election to Partner Strengthens the Firm’s Commitment to “Relationships, Reliability, Results”®

Minneapolis, Minnesota (January 17, 2019) – O’Meara, Leer, Wagner & Kohl, a leading litigation and dispute resolution law firm in Minneapolis, is pleased to announce Lance D. Meyer is a newly-elected Partner with the Firm.  Lance focuses his practice on litigation of insurance coverage, construction, products liability and other commercial disputes in state and federal court in Minnesota and Wisconsin.  He also chairs the Firm’s Appellate Practice Group.

Lance first joined the Firm in 2011 as a law clerk while attending William Mitchell College of Law where he graduated summa cum laude in 2012.  Lance then clerked at the Minnesota Court of Appeals for Judges Francis Connolly, Michelle Larkin and Louise Dovre Bjorkman.  Since returning to the Firm in 2013, Lance has excelled not only in his representation of the Firm’s clients but also in building lasting relationships with those clients as well as colleagues in the legal community.  Lance appreciates the most effective means of representing a client is to proactively assess the client’s legal issues and implement a resolution in the most effective and ethical manner.  This dedication to his craft has resulted in Lance being voted by his peers as a “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers® Minnesota and being awarded the 2018 Deb Oberlander New Lawyer Award by the Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association.

“Lance reflects the Firm’s commitment to identify skilled law clerks to retain as associates, and provide opportunities to succeed in the profession.  Lance is an excellent example of how a talented attorney, through skill, hard work and dedication to our clients and the profession, earns the opportunity to be a partner,” said Christopher Celichowski, the Firm’s Managing Shareholder.  “Lance is and will be an important part of our success.  His work and the way he goes about it reinforce our commitment to ‘Relationships, Reliability and Results’® to our clients, each other and our community.,”

About O’Meara, Leer, Wagner & Kohl, P.A.:  O’Meara, Leer, Wagner & Kohl, P.A. has a strong national reputation for excellence in successfully handling difficult and high profile business, commercial, insurance, construction, products liability, school and Workers’ Compensation matters.  The Firm’s success stems in part from a deep commitment to various community activities and efforts which have evolved over its 45 years of existence.  Based in Minneapolis, the Firm’s 18 attorneys and exceptional and talented support staff serves a diverse group of clients including multinational, regional and local corporations, businesses and insurance companies, as well as local governments and individuals.  The Firm and its attorneys are recognized in premier industry publications as holding the highest ratings for legal ability and faithful adherence to ethical standards, professional reliability and diligence. For more information, go to: www.OLWKLaw.com or contact Christopher E. Celichowski at 952.806.0442.