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Five Generations of Careys Uphold the Family Tradition of Legal Service

SiebenCarey - SiebenCarey "Know Your Rights" AttorneyNovember 22, 2017

It all started when James Patrick Carey came to Minnesota from Wisconsin in the late 1800s and began practicing law in the Iron Range town of Virginia, serving as municipal judge there for nearly 40 years. An impressive accomplishment on its own, but the son of Irish immigrants would be particularly proud today knowing that he started a family tradition of legal service that has stretched through five generations.

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SiebenCarey Attorneys Selected to 2016 Annual Super Lawyer List

SiebenCarey - SiebenCarey "Know Your Rights" AttorneyJuly 05, 2016

Sixteen SiebenCarey attorneys were selected to the 2016 Minnesota Super Lawyers list. Fourteen were chosen as Super Lawyers in their specific areas of practice and two were selected to the Minnesota Rising Stars list. Just five percent of all lawyers in Minnesota are named to this list each year.

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2015 Super Lawyers From SiebenCarey

SiebenCarey - SiebenCarey "Know Your Rights" AttorneyJuly 07, 2015

Seventeen SiebenCarey attorneys were selected to the 2015 Minnesota Super Lawyers list. Fourteen were chosen as Super Lawyers in their specific areas of practice and three were selected to the Minnesota Rising Stars list. Just five percent of all lawyers in Minnesota are named to this list each year.

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SiebenCarey Promotes Shannon Carey to Partner

SiebenCarey - SiebenCarey "Know Your Rights" AttorneyFebruary 03, 2015

SiebenCarey today announced the promotion of Shannon Carey as the firm’s newest partner. Shannon is a fourth-generation attorney whose practice is focused on representing injured individuals harmed by medical providers, auto or motorcycle accidents, product defects, or negligent home and business owners. by medical providers, auto or motorcycle accidents, product defects, or negligent home and business owners. She has practiced law at SiebenCarey since 2006.

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Personal Injury Law - Finding a Path to Justice

Attorney at Law, by Haley FreemanNovember 03, 2014

For more than 60 years, the firm of SiebenCarey has been protecting the rights of injured people.

It has grown to a comprehensive personal injury firm that includes auto accident, workers' compensation, medical malpractice and other injury accident representation. Among the team of elite lawyers, SiebenCarey highlights the practices of Susan Holden, Shannon Carey, Marcia Miller and Danielle Bird.

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SiebenCarey Attorneys Recognized in Annual Super Lawyers Publication

SiebenCarey - SiebenCarey "Know Your Rights" AttorneyJuly 14, 2014

Each year, Super Lawyers rates lawyers who have attained a high-degree of professional achievement. Attorneys are selected based on a rigorous, multi-phase rating process that includes peer nominations, evaluations and third party research. The publication also recognized four attorneys from the firm to its list of Rising Stars.

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How to Select an Attorney - Tip #5

Shannon C. Carey - SiebenCarey "Know Your Rights" AttorneyJune 25, 2014

When interviewing a lawyer, you might hear about how the firm cares for clients or how the firm provides exceptional legal services. Whenever you hear the lawyer speak in these sorts of general terms, ask for specifics. For example, what precisely does the lawyer mean when she says the firm provides exceptional service?

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How to Select an Attorney - Tip #4

Shannon C. Carey - SiebenCarey "Know Your Rights" AttorneyJune 17, 2014

Lawyers are not shy when it comes to talking about their accomplishments. When interviewing a lawyer, you may hear about the million-dollar verdicts they won or the honors and awards they received. These are nice credentials to have and perhaps favorable indicators of the lawyer’s ability but don’t base your decision solely on these. Be a little skeptical.

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How to Select an Attorney - Tip #3

Shannon C. Carey - SiebenCarey "Know Your Rights" AttorneyJune 04, 2014

Listen carefully to the lawyer: Does the lawyer make things easy to understand, or does she talk over your head using legal-ease? If you don’t understand what she’s saying, don’t blame yourself for not being well-versed in the law. It’s the trial lawyer’s job to communicate well; to make the complex simple; and to make things crystal clear for a jury.

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How to Select an Attorney - Tip #2

Shannon C. Carey - SiebenCarey "Know Your Rights" AttorneyMay 14, 2014

One of the most important things to find out regarding an attorney you’re interviewing is what percentage of his or her time is spent in the area of practice related to your situation. For example, a lawyer may list her practice areas as personal injury, family and estate planning. If you are going through a divorce, you’ll want to know what percentage of the attorney’s time is spent practicing family law.

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How to Select an Attorney - Tip #1

Shannon C. Carey - SiebenCarey "Know Your Rights" AttorneyMay 08, 2014

In the coming series of posts, we thought it would be helpful to provide consumers with a list of tips on how to interview attorneys and assess legal credentials, skills and experience. 

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Shannon Carey named a 2013 "Rising Star"

Fairfax StandardJuly 17, 2013

SiebenCarey announced that Shannon Carey was named to the 2013 Rising Stars list published by Super Lawyers magazine.

Each year, Super Lawyers rates outstanding lawyers who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.

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Carbon Monoxide Risk Increases in Winter

Shannon C. Carey - SiebenCarey "Know Your Rights" AttorneyFebruary 27, 2013

The risk of CO poisoning increases in the winter when houses are tightly closed to keep out the cold. To reduce this risk it is important to ensure all of your appliances are in proper working condition and have your fuel-based appliances inspected annually by a qualified technician.

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Shannon Carey interviewed on the Legal Journal radio program

The Legal Journal, by Ross BridleJanuary 26, 2013

Ross Brindle, host of the Legal Journal on Business 1570, interviewed Shannon Carey, attorney at SiebenCarey about medical malpractice claims. Shannon discusses medical malpractice claims, lawyers' duties in pursuing a medical malpractice lawsuit and how to hire a medical malpractice attorney.

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Attorney with roots in Fairfax named among Top Women Attorneys in Minnesota

Fairfax Standard, by Daniel McGonigleApril 16, 2012

Fairfax native Shannon Carey was selected as one of the top women attorneys in Minnesota.

Carey graduated from University of St. Thomas in 1996 and obtained her law degree from  William Mitchell College. Carey was pleased to receive the honor. "I was very humbled to be recognized with women I look up to everyday," she said.

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