Litigation

Morrison Sund has a team of highly skilled and talented litigators, with a broad range of experience in the areas of real estate, construction, commercial, product liability, insurance coverage, premises liability, employment, corporate, and class action litigation. These areas include disputes involving commercial and construction contracts, construction defects, mechanic’s liens, personal injury defense, fire and explosion litigation, first and third party insurance coverage (including bad faith defense), shareholder interests, buy/sell agreements, non-compete agreements, intellectual property, trade secrets, trade mark and copyright infringement, family succession, quiet title actions, fraud, specific performance, and collections.

Morrison Sund also has an extensive appellate practice division with an unparalleled success record. In the past 10 years, the firm has prevailed in several Court of Appeals decisions and three Minnesota Supreme Court decisions. Between 2009 and 2012 alone, Morrison Sund won three Minnesota Supreme Court decisions, three Minnesota Court of Appeals decisions and one Wisconsin Court of Appeals decision (See list of cases). Our appellate division enables us to handle appeals from the district court that were handled by other firms as well for the specific purpose of the appeal alone. Our firm is happy to handle any appeal at any level without any trepidation to the referral source regarding the client.

Brian Sund chairs the Litigation Department. Together with fellow principal, Brad Ayers, the two have over 60 years of experience trying a variety of cases on a local, regional and national basis. The firm has built a solid reputation as trial lawyers in the Midwest and is widely respected for its practice expertise, particularly in the areas of construction litigation, title defense, insurance coverage, and product liability defense.