Barton Gernander - Patrick Burns and Associates

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Barton Gernander

Patrick Burns and Associates

8401 Wayzata Boulevard, Suite 300

Minneapolis, MN 55416

952-564-6262

Practice Areas
  • Employer Law
  • Business Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Legal Ethics
  • Real Estate-Business
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Barton C. Gernander 
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Attorney / Director of Business Development, since 2009
phone 952-564-6258
 
fax (952) 564-6263
 
email bgernander@patrickburnslaw.com

Barton C. Gernander practices in the areas of civil and commercial litigation, with a focus in construction and real estate issues.

In addition to representing business clients involved in standard and complex litigation in both state and federal courts, he serves emerging and mid-size companies in a general counsel capacity - assisting clients on achieving business solutions while minimizing exposure to liability.

Gernander is licensed to practice law in the state and federal courts in Minnesota, the United States Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin.

He serves on the Minnesota State Bar Association Court Rules and Administration Committee, the Hennepin County Bar Fourth District Ethics Committee, and is also a member of the Federal Bar Association.

Gernander obtained his Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Minnesota Law School in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He obtained a Bachelors of Arts Degree in Philosophy, with Honors, from the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

In 2006, Gernander was named a "Rising Star"" in the legal profession by Minnesota Law & Politics.

Areas of Practice:
25% Commercial Litigation
25% Construction & Mechanic's Liens
25% Business and Corporate
25% Other
Litigation Percentage:
50% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
Bar Admissions:
Minnesota, 1996
U.S. District Court District of Minnesota, 1998
U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 1999
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Wisconsin, 2009
Education:
University of Minnesota Law School, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 1996
Juris Doctor

University of Pennsylvania, 1992
Bachelor of Arts
Honors: With Honors

Published Works:
New Laws that Impact Engineers, Engineering Minnesota, July, 2008

Representative Cases:
Milsap vs. Special School Dist. No. 1, 1999 WL 391859 (Minn. Ct. of Appeals 1999)
Grudnoske vs. Determan Welding, 1999 WL 690194 (Minn. Ct. of Appeals 1999)
Equus Computer Systems, Inc. vs. Northern Comp. Systems, Inc., 2001 WL 1636487 (U.S. District Court, Dist. of Minnesota 2001)
Anderson vs. Spreiter, et al., 2008 WL 4287386 (U.S. District Court, Dist. of Minnesota 2008)
Maxwell vs. Winge Construction Services, Inc., 2009 WL 1751556 (Minn. Ct. of Appeals 2009)
Representative Clients:
Businesses and Business Owners
Contractors and Construction Companies
Banks
Individuals
Classes/Seminars Taught:
Construction Lien Law, Lorman Business Center, Inc., May 6, 2009

Honors and Awards:
Rising Star, Minnesota Law & Politics, 2006 - Present

Professional Associations and Memberships:
Minnesota State Bar Association Court Rules and Administration Committee, 2007 - present
Member

Fourth District (Hennepin County) Ethics Committee, 2006 - Present
Member

American Collectors Association - Member Attorney Program
Member

Minnesota Asphalt Pavement Association


Past Employment Positions:
Hellmuth & Johnson, PLLC, Partner, 2005 - 2009

Languages:
Spanish

Professional
 
Undergraduate: University of Pennsylvania
Law School: University of Minnesota
Admitted to Bar: 1996
Practice Areas: Business > Commercial Litigation
Business > Employer Law
Personal > Legal Ethics
Business > Business Law
Personal > Civil Litigation
Business > Real Estate-Business
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Gender: Male
Status: Married
Children: 2 Children
Age: 40
City of Residence: Minneapolis
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