Organized Labor, National Guard Work Together to Strengthen America

SiebenCarey - SiebenCarey "Know Your Rights" AttorneyJune 21, 2022

SiebenCarey was recently honored to join labor leaders for a special event at Camp Ripley with the Minnesota National Guard. The gathering provided a unique opportunity to promote military careers and activities while exploring how the education and service of military members are synergistic with careers in the construction trades. Harry Sieben attended the event with fellow SiebenCarey attorneys Jeffrey Sieben and Cory Whalen. Read More

James P. Carey to Receive 2022 St. John’s University Alumni Achievement Award

SiebenCarey - SiebenCarey "Know Your Rights" AttorneyJanuary 05, 2022

SiebenCarey today announced that James P. Carey, firm President and Managing Partner, will receive the 2022 Alumni Achievement Award from St. John’s University (SJU), Collegeville, Minn., during a 40th class reunion dinner on June 25. Launched in 1983, the SJU Alumni Achievement Awards recognize alumni who have been successful in their careers and/or active in church and community service. The awards are presented annually by the SJU Alumni Association Board of Directors and the university. Nominations for the Alumni Achievement Awards are submitted by classmates and reviewed and selected by the SJU Alumni Association Board of Directors. Read More

Jim Carey Elected to the ATLC Board of Directors

Attorney At LawOctober 18, 2021

SiebenCarey is proud to announce President Jim Carey was recently elected to the Board of Directors of the American College of Trial Lawyers. Carey has been a fellow of this elite organization since 2014.

Founded in 1950, the American College of Trial Lawyers (ACTL) is composed of the best of the trial lawyers in the United States and Canada. 

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James P. Carey Named 2022 Best Lawyers "Lawyer of the Year"

SiebenCarey - SiebenCarey "Know Your Rights" AttorneySeptember 28, 2021

SiebenCarey President James Carey was recently recognized by Best Lawyers as the 2022 "Lawyer of the Year" for Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs. Only a single lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area is honored as the "Lawyer of the Year," making this accolade particularly significant. These lawyers are selected based on particularly impressive voting averages received during the peer review assessments.

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2021 Best Lawyers in America

SiebenCarey - SiebenCarey "Know Your Rights" AttorneyAugust 20, 2020

SiebenCarey today announced that 11 of the firm’s attorneys were selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2021 – an annual list universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. The annual Best Lawyers list has been published since 1983. Read More

Fifteen SiebenCarey Lawyers Named 2020 Super Lawyers

SiebenCarey - SiebenCarey "Know Your Rights" AttorneyJuly 20, 2020

Three of the Firm’s Attorneys Included in List of Top 100 Super Lawyers 

SiebenCarey today announced that 15 of the firm’s attorneys were chosen for the 2020 Minnesota Super Lawyers® list. While, on average, just five percent of all lawyers in Minnesota are selected for Super Lawyers each year, 88 percent of SiebenCarey’s attorneys were named Minnesota Super Lawyers.

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Jury Awards $2.1 Million in PTSD Case

Minnesota LawyerSeptember 27, 2019

The insurance company didn’t believe that Paula Cottingham had post-traumatic stress disorder from a car accident where her car was T-boned in an intersection where she had the right of way. The other driver blew a stop sign and tragically was killed. Her insurer, State Farm, offered her $21,000 from a policy that had limits of $250,000.  A Dakota County jury saw things differently and came back with a verdict of $2.1 million—100 times as much.

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Jim Carey Wins $2.1 Million Award

SiebenCarey - SiebenCarey "Know Your Rights" AttorneySeptember 25, 2019

SiebenCarey attorney and managing partner, Jim Carey, has won a multi-million dollar award for Chisago City, Minn., resident Paula Cottingham. On Dec. 10, 2014, Cottingham was involved in an intersection accident on U.S. Highway 8 when another vehicle ran a stop sign and t-boned her vehicle. She suffered many serious injuries, including a traumatic brain injury, and PTSD, and she has been unable to return to work since the accident.

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Jim Carey Awarded WCCO Radio Good Neighbor

SiebenCarey - SiebenCarey "Know Your Rights" AttorneyAugust 14, 2019

SiebenCarey announces that the firm’s managing partner and president, Jim Carey, was named a WCCO Radio and Popp Communication Good Neighbor award winner.

Carey and the firm have been a founding sponsor of the Minnesota Military Family Foundation Golf Classic. An event which helps raise money to support currently serving military members and their families. Carey also devotes his time to serving on the Board of Directors for the Minnesota Military Family Foundation (MMFF).

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Sixteen SiebenCarey Attorneys Named to 2019 Minnesota Super Lawyers

SiebenCarey - SiebenCarey "Know Your Rights" AttorneyJuly 05, 2019

SiebenCarey today announced that 16 of the firm’s attorneys were chosen for the 2019 Minnesota Super Lawyers® list. While, on average, just five percent of all lawyers in Minnesota are selected for Super Lawyers each year, 88 percent of SiebenCarey’s attorneys were named Minnesota Super Lawyers.

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2019 Best Lawyers in America

SiebenCarey - SiebenCarey "Know Your Rights" AttorneyAugust 15, 2018

BestLawyers.pngSiebenCarey today announced that 12 of the firm’s attorneys were selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2019 – an annual list universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. The annual Best Lawyers list has been published since 1983.

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SIXTEEN SIEBENCAREY ATTORNEYS NAMED TO 2018 MINNESOTA SUPER LAWYERS

SiebenCarey - SiebenCarey "Know Your Rights" AttorneyJuly 05, 2018

SiebenCarey today announced that 16 of the firm’s attorneys were chosen for the 2018 Minnesota Super Lawyers® list. While, on average, just five percent of all lawyers in Minnesota are selected for Super Lawyers each year, 80 percent of SiebenCarey’s attorneys were named Minnesota Super Lawyers.

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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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James Carey Appointed to Board of Directors for the Minnesota Military Family Foundation

James P. Carey - SiebenCarey "Know Your Rights" AttorneyNovember 09, 2017

SiebenCarey is pleased to announce that the firm’s managing partner and president, Jim Carey, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the Minnesota Military Family Foundation (MMFF).

This organization is especially dear to Jim Carey and his wife, Molly, who have personally experienced family members serving in the Armed Forces; their two sons Ian and Nick are both Iraq war veterans and Nick remains an active member of the Minnesota National Guard, Red Bull Division.

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Ten SiebenCarey Attorneys Recognized as 2017 Best Lawyers in America

CBS - WDJTAugust 15, 2016

SiebenCarey today announced that 10 of the firm’s attorneys were selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2017 – an annual list universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. The annual Best Lawyers list has been published since 1983. Rankings are based on a peer-review survey in which more than 50,000 leading attorneys cast nearly five million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas.

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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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An Uncommon Level of Common Sense

Super Lawyers Magazine, By Adam WahlbergJuly 08, 2015

Plenty of attorneys have the law in their blood. But with Jim Carey, one gets a sense he might actually test ABA positive.

The Carey name goes way back in Minnesota, particularly on the Iron Range. Carey’s great-grandfather, after whom he’s named, was a judge in the city of Virginia from early in the century until 1946. Carey’s father, Thomas, practiced insurance defense on the Range before becoming a judge in Hennepin County. His uncle John ran a small firm in Fairfax before coming to SiebenCarey.

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Jim Carey Inducted To American College of Trial Lawyers

SiebenCarey - SiebenCarey "Know Your Rights" AttorneySeptember 15, 2014

SiebenCarey is pleased to announce that on September 12, 2014 Jim Carey was inducted in to the American College of Trial Lawyers at their annual meeting in London, England. The American College of Trial Lawyers, founded in 1950, recognizes the very best trial lawyers in the U.S. and Canada. It is widely considered to be the premier professional trial organization in the U.S. and Canada.

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Client Reviews

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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!!!

Morgan Petoletti

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

Renee Goneau

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

Jazz Smith

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

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.

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.

Daniel Ball

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

Dorothy Larson

I'm glad Jim and his staff were on my side after my accident in 2017. Everybody was so helpful and answered all of my questions. I had more than just the accident taking a toll on me at the time! I was still in the midst of having Chemo Therapy. Everyone was so kind to me and Jim was so helpful along with Rachel, Jayne, Lori, and Angela.

I also appreciated the fact that Jim called personally to let me know what was going on. Thanks to everyone and I would recommend Jim to anyone in need.

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Certified Civil Trial Law Specialists

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3 Board Certified Trial Advocates, National Board of Trial Advocacy.

2021 Super Lawyers

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2022 Best Lawyers in America©

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2022 U.S. News Best Law Firms

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Attorneys of the Year

5 of our attorneys have been recognized as Attorneys of the Year