Avoid Pedestrian Car Accidents in Minnesota

Matthew E. Steinbrink - SiebenCarey "Know Your Rights" AttorneyDecember 07, 2015

In the last few weeks, three were killed in pedestrian related car accidents in Minnesota. One was a 5 year-old boy in Minneapolis struck on Halloween, another a 35 year-old woman struck by a semi truck on interstate 35 near Sandstone, and yet another a 54 year-old woman struck by a car on Highway 95 near Cambridge.

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Labor World Tribute to Ed Kranz

Labor WorldNovember 23, 2015

Our labor community lost another great friend that many of you may not know. Ed Kranz, 68, of Hastings, MN was the longtime office administrator for the SiebenCarey Law Firm. Ed had been an unbelievable supporter of labor in Duluth for decades.

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Rochester Native Certified by State Bar Association

Rochester Post BulletinOctober 28, 2015

Paul K. Downes has received certification as a Minnesota State Bar Association board-certified civil trial law specialist. Fewer than 3 percent of all licensed Minnesota attorneys receive the certification.The designation is earned by Minnesota attorneys who have completed an exam in the specialty area, peer review and documented experience. Certified attorneys must demonstrate superior knowledge, skill and integrity in their specific field.

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Lawsuit Filed in 2014 Minneapolis Fire That Killed 5 Kids

KSTP Eyewitness News, by Tyler BergOctober 21, 2015

KSTP-Eyewitness-News-(1).jpgA wrongful death lawsuit blames a landlord for the 2014 deaths of five children in a North Minneapolis fire.The family's attorney, Jeff Sieben, said the lawsuit has been in the works for more than a year and was finally filed this week. The lawsuit alleges that negligence of the landlord, Paul Bertelson, contributed to the death of the children, all under 8 years old.

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Wrongful-death lawsuit filed in 2014 fire that killed five kids in Minneapolis

Star Tribune, by Eric RoperOctober 20, 2015

A wrongful-death lawsuit blames a landlord for the 2014 deaths of five children in a north Minneapolis fire, one of the deadliest fires in the country last year.

The lawsuit claims the children’s deaths could have been prevented had it not been for inadequate smoke alarms, heating systems, electrical outlets, escape points and mechanical systems in the Colfax Avenue duplex.

“We believe through our experts that we can show … and prove that the building had some deficiencies that were required by the code that would have made the difference between life and death,” said attorney Jeff Sieben, who is representing the family.

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Safety and the Law – Minnesota Truck Accident Law

Arthur C. Kosieradzki - SiebenCarey "Know Your Rights" AttorneyOctober 06, 2015

An overwhelming 98 percent of those  killed in car-truck accidents were the  occupants of the much smaller  passenger vehicles. Remember those  defensive driving lectures in driving  school? Take them to heart along  with these additional safety practice  pointers.

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Spread Smoke Alarm Message During Fire Prevention Week

Cory P. Whalen - SiebenCarey "Know Your Rights" AttorneySeptember 29, 2015

Location matters when it comes to your smoke alarm. That's the message behind this year's Fire Prevention Week campaign, "Beep Where You Sleep. Every Bedroom Needs a Working Smoke Alarm!"

While fire safety should be a focus every day of the year, Fire Prevention Week is a timely opportunity to share smoke alarm safety reminders.

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Facts About Dog Attacks

Cory P. Whalen - SiebenCarey "Know Your Rights" AttorneySeptember 15, 2015

Dog bites can occur at any time, with any dog.  Never presume that a dog is “nice” or “wouldn’t hurt you” as any dog can lash out unpredictably.  Case after case of dog bites handled by our law firm proves that extra caution is always good practice when dealing with animals.

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How Can Dog Ownership Affect Your Home Insurance?

Arthur C. Kosieradzki - SiebenCarey "Know Your Rights" AttorneySeptember 04, 2015

It is both the dog owner’s responsibility to instill a sense of comfort and good behavior in their pet, and the insurance agency’s responsibility to provide coverage fairly. When selecting home insurance, be sure to have an upfront discussion with your agent about what kind of dog you own so as to avoid having your coverage suddenly stripped away.

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Michael Scully Recognized as Lawyer Of The Year

Hastings Star GazetteSeptember 03, 2015

The Hastings Star Gazette reports that Michael Scully was recognized as a Lawyer of the Year in The Best Lawyers in America 2016. Scully was selected by his peers in Minnesota for his work in Workers’ Compensation Law.

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Understanding Dog Bites, and How to Avoid Them

Arthur C. Kosieradzki - SiebenCarey "Know Your Rights" AttorneyAugust 26, 2015

Providing us with love and loyalty everyone remembers their  childhood dog with sweet nostalgia. However, it’s important to  remember that while dogs so often make wonderful friends, they  are still animals. Any animal can be unpredictable when they feel  threatened – that’s part of nature! When a dog wants to protect its  food, puppies, or owner, it is uncertain what will unfold. In the event  of a dog attack, it’s important to be prepared.

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ATV Accidents On The Rise

Cory P. Whalen - SiebenCarey "Know Your Rights" AttorneyAugust 20, 2015

Minnesota is experiencing increased ATV crashes this year and, unfortunately, some of these crashes involve children as well. Remember that safety and vigilance should be a natural part of an every-day routine, especially when driving.  Be it a car, truck, boat or all-terrain vehicle, accidents can happen any time.

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Jeffrey Montpetit Wins Verdict in Negligence and Assault Case

Business WireAugust 12, 2015

A Hennepin County jury awarded plaintiff Jesse Bukal a significant monetary verdict after a five-day trial. After asking for help from restaurant employees and management, Bukal was struck in the head by another restaurant patron on Aug. 11, 2012, and suffered permanent hearing loss in his right ear from the assault.

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Secure Loose Materials

Cory P. Whalen - SiebenCarey "Know Your Rights" AttorneyAugust 10, 2015

There are Minnesota laws in place with regard to securing loose materials on a truck or trailer.  Unfortunately, these laws are often overlooked, corners are cut or the safety concern is ignored completely.

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Client Reviews

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Renee Goneau

SiebenCarey is a great personal injury law firm that really cares about their clients.  Highly recommend!

Morgan Petoletti

My husband had an amazing experience with this firm. They listened and took the time to understand our case.

Jesse Bukal

In need of a personal injury attorney? Well you're if you're reading this you're in the right place. You'd be hard pressed to find more competent attorneys than the ones here at SiebenCarey.

They took my case to trial and an amazing job presenting the facts and fighting for my best interests! Three years ago I was unsure of what my future would bring; now that it's over I can rest a bit easier. With SiebenCarey as my counsel, I believe I had the absolute BEST representation a person could've asked for. I knew that I wanted the absolute best representation when searching for an attorney to handle my case and I most definitely received it.

If you need a personal injury attorney, look no further. Can't recommend highly enough.

St. Paul Local 12

Thanks for everything, your experience paid off BIG!!!

Jenna L. at Insider Pages

I have had nothing but great service with these guys. They are very knowledgable on a wide variety of subjects and topic. They will help you with any case you need!

Carly R.

My boyfriend was hit by a car and while all the attorneys he talked to said he didn't have much chance of a case, SiebenCarey took him on and gave him a fighting chance. He's still recovering, but SiebenCarey is making it a lot easier.

Jazz Smith

SiebenCarey is a professional and dedicated law organization that help accident victim.

Daniel Ball

Really good professionals, they solved my issues in no time using the most impressive and advanced approach. Really good, highly recommended.

Eric Petoletti

Even though I was states away and could only talk on the phone, they listened and did everything that they could to win my case. I felt like I was a part of the family.

Cheryl Nelson

Jim Carey is down-to-earth, understanding, compassionate, extremely focused and downright brilliant in his skillful and highly successful resolution to my serious injuries resulting from a car accident. I can't say enough about how grateful I am and how pleased I am with his representation and the service from his entire team. Thank you.

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