James P. Carey
Managing Partner and Personal Injury Attorney
Jim Carey serves as the President and Managing Partner of
Sieben, Grose, Von Holtum & Carey where he assists clients from
throughout Minnesota in the areas of wrongful death and personal
injury. He focuses his practice on cases involving auto
accidents, medical malpractice, nursing home negligence and abuse,
and catastrophic personal injury.
Jim earned a reputation for winning big cases and sits on the
American Board of Trial Advocates, an elite organization of
accomplished trial attorneys. To qualify, he demonstrated
significant courtroom skill and experience, high personal
character, and an honorable reputation.
Most recently Jim was inducted into the International Society of
Barristers, an honor society of outstanding trial lawyers chosen by
their peers. Jim was again selected as a 2013 Super
Lawyers honoree. He also received 2011 "Attorneys of the Year"
recognition by Minnesota Lawyer - an award reserved for a
select group of attorneys based on leadership in the profession,
involvement in major cases or other newsworthy events, excellence
in corporate or transactional services and public service.
In 2010-2011 Jim was President of the Minnesota Association for
Justice, an association focused on the importance of protecting
consumer rights and dedicated to the Constitution's guarantee of
justice for all.
Jim holds a seat on the Million Dollar Roundtable, a recognition
given only to Minnesota lawyers who have won million-dollar-plus
verdicts. He is also a member of the Million Dollar Advocates
Forum, a national merit organization consisting of approximately
700 of the most accomplished attorneys in America.
Jim is certified as a Civil Trial Specialist by both the
National Board of Trial Advocacy and the Minnesota State Bar
Association, a distinction awarded to fewer than 2 percent of all
of Minnesota's personal injury attorneys.
A frequent author and lecturer on personal injury, Jim enjoys
sharing his experience at legal seminars, the William Mitchell
Law School, and the College of St. Thomas. He is frequently
recognized by Minnesota Law & Politics and other
publications as one of the 40 Top Personal Injury Attorneys in
Minnesota and is consistently voted one of America's best
personal injury attorneys by The Best Lawyers in
- J.D., 1987, William Mitchell College of Law, St. Paul, MN
- University of Aix-en-Provence, Paris, France
- B.S., 1982, St. John's University, Collegeville, MN