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Protecting the Rights of Working People

What injuries are covered by Minnesota workers' compensation? My employer disagrees that my condition is work related. Are there options if workers' compensation will not cover my injuries? Do I receive any compensation if I have a permanent injury? How did you get into Worker's Compensation?


Mark has been protecting the rights of injured workers both in the courtroom and at the legislature for over 30 years. As a former co-chair of the Minnesota Association for Justice workers' compensation committee from 1993 to 2000 and a current active member, he has lobbied against regular attempts by the business community to reduce workers' compensation benefits for Minnesota's injured workers.

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Awards and Associations

  • Best Lawyers in America - Workers' Compensation Law
  • Top 40 Workers' Compensation Attorneys - Minnesota Law & Politics
  • Super Lawyer - Thomson Reuters - Workers' Compensation
  • Leading Minnesota Attorney - American Research Corporation
  • AV Preeminent 5.0 Rating by lawyers.com and Martindale-Hubbell lawyers directory - Highest rating for professional skills
  • Top 10 Attorney Award - National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys
  • American Association for Justice Leader's Forum - Member
  • Minnesota State Bar Association - Member
  • Minnesota Association for Justice - Former Co-Chair Workers' Compensation Committee, Former Board of Governors
  • American Association for Justice - Member
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News and Articles

Ten SiebenCarey Attorneys Recognized as 2017 Best Lawyers in America
Ten SiebenCarey Attorneys Recognized as 2017 Best Lawyers in America

SIEBENCAREY Attorneys Selected to 2016 Annual Super Lawyer List
Sixteen SiebenCarey attorneys were selected to the 2016 Minnesota Super Lawyers list. Just five percent of all lawyers in Minnesota are named to this list each year.

Ten SiebenCarey Attorneys Recognized as 2016 Best Lawyers in America
Ten of the personal injury attorneys at SiebenCarey were selected for inclusion in the Best Lawyers in America 2016.

2015 Super Lawyers From SiebenCarey
Fourteen SiebenCarey attorneys named Minnesota Super Lawyers; three named to Minnesota Rising Stars.

SiebenCarey Attorneys Recognized in Annual Super Lawyers Publication
Super Lawyers magazine published its annual recognition list today, which includes 18 attorneys from SiebenCarey.

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  • J.D. (1979) and B.A. (1976) University of Notre Dame
  • 1978-1979, Member, Notre Dame Journal of Legislation Law Review
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