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Shannon Carey has a passion for the law that runs in the family; she's a fourth generation attorney.  Prior to becoming a trial lawyer, Shannon worked in human resources for 10 years.  She worked in several industries, including a large health care system and a nationally prominent insurance company.  These experiences gave her a thorough understanding of the inner workings of large businesses, providing Shannon a unique perspective when representing her clients.

During her legal career, Shannon and her team have successfully represented individuals and families in complex litigations, including, but not limited to, medical malpractice, wrongful death, dram shop and catastrophic injury claims. Her practice focuses on representing those who’ve been harmed by medical providers, daycare providers, auto or motorcycle accidents, product defects or negligent home/business owners.

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Awards and Associations

  • Top Women Attorneys in Minnesota - Super Lawyers (2012)
  • Minnesota Rising Stars - Super Lawyers/Thomson Reuters (2012-2015)
  • Up and Coming Attorneys - Minnesota Lawyer (2011)
  • American Bar Association - Member
  • American Association for Justice - Member
  • Minnesota State Bar Association - Member
  • Minnesota Association for Justice - Member, Co-Chair Legislative Committee (2016-present)
  • Hennepin County Bar Association - Member
  • Minnesota Women Lawyers - Member
  • Trial Lawyers College - Member, Graduate 2010
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News and Articles

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.

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

Minnesota Lawyer: People & Practices
SiebenCarey announced the promotion of Shannon Carey as the firm’s newest partner.

SiebenCarey Promotes Shannon Carey to Partner
SiebenCarey today announced the promotion of Shannon Carey as the firm’s newest partner.

Personal Injury Law - Finding a Path to Justice
Attorney at Law Magazine highlights the practices of Susan Holden, Shannon Carey, Marcia Miller and Danielle Bird.

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

How to Select an Attorney - Tip #5
Get specific.

How to Select an Attorney - Tip #4
Take the hype with a grain of salt.

How to Select an Attorney - Tip #3
Ask yourself: If I were sitting on a jury right now, listening to this lawyer, would I be sold on what he’s saying?

How to Select an Attorney - Tip #2
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.

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  • J.D., 2006, William Mitchell College of Law, St. Paul, Minnesota
  • B.A., Magna Cum Laude, 1996, University of St. Thomas, St. Paul Minnesota
  • University of Costa Rica, Summer 1996, San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Graduate 2009, Leaders Impacting the Non-Profit Community (LINC), HCBA
  • Graduate 2010, Trial Lawyers College
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