General and Commercial Liability

General and Commercial Liability

The law has become highly specialized and O’Meara, Leer, Wagner & Kohl, P.A. provides litigation services in many specialized areas. Many areas of litigation, however, do not fall into neat categories.

Litigation is what we know. Litigation is what we do. Attorneys in our General Liability Group are experienced in cases involving such wide ranging matters as premises liability, loss of livestock, assaults in taverns, and losses taking place at commercial sites.

Our attorneys possess extensive experience representing clients in state and federal Courts, as well as in alternative forms of dispute resolution including arbitration and mediation. The depth and breadth of our General Liability Group provide a wealth of expertise resulting in successful resolutions through verdict or settlement in many multi-million dollar claims. Thorough knowledge of legal procedure, familiarity with judges and juries in all parts of the state in both federal and state courts, excellent speaking and writing skills, and technological support make our General Litigation Group the right choice for your litigation needs. 

Admissibility of an Alford Plea at a Subsequent Civil Trial

Admissibility of an Alford Plea at a Subsequent Civil Trial

An Alford plea is a conditional guilty plea, which allows the defendant to maintain his or her innocence outright, but...

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Minnesota Supreme Court holds Minn. Stat. § 604.02, subd. 1 does not apply in workplace injury cases to limit a third-party tortfeasor’s liability

Late last year, the Minnesota Supreme Court held in Fish v. Ramler Trucking, Inc. , 935 N.W.2d 738 (2019)...

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Minnesota Supreme Court finds Medicaid Discounts are an Exception to Collateral-Source Offsets to Jury Awards

Recently, the Minnesota Supreme Court decided Getz v. Peace, --- N.W.2d ---, A18-0121 (Minn. Oct. 16, 2019), and affirmed the...

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