Background

Harry Sieben has been with his law firm for 50 years. It has been built into one of Minnesota's largest and most successful personal injury law firms by fighting for the rights of injured people.

Harry has conducted jury trials that have resulted in record verdicts. He has recognition from state and national organizations for his success. He has consistently been selected by his peers as a Super Lawyer honoree and is listed in The Best Lawyers in AmericaMartindale Hubbell, the most respected directory in the legal community, gave Harry a 5.0 AV Preeminent rating for professional skills and ethics - the highest designation available.

Harry served 14 years in the Minnesota House of Representatives, including 4 years as Speaker of the House. He also served in the U.S. Army and the Minnesota National Guard, leaving service as a Major General. He continues to serve the military as an adviser to the Secretary of the Army in the position of Civilian Aide to the Secretary.

Harry is married to Ginny Sieben and resides in Hastings, MN. They have four children.

Awards and Associations

Best Lawyers in America

Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs

Certified Senior Civil Trial Law Specialist

Minnesota State Bar Association

Top 40 Personal Injury Attorneys

Minnesota Law & Politics

Top 100 Super Lawyers

Thomson Reuters

Top Rated Lawyer In Personal Injury Law

AV Preeminent 5.0 Rating Martindale-Hubbell; The highest rating for professional skills

Leading Minnesota Attorney

American Research Corporation

Super Lawyer - Thomson Reuters

PI General - Plaintiff

Founders Award & Outstanding Citizen Award

Minnesota Association for Justice

Leading American Attorney

American Research Corporation

Military Service

U.S. Army & Minnesota National Guard Major General

American Association for Justice Leader's Forum

Member

Hennepin County Bar Association

Member

Minnesota State Bar Association

Member

American Association for Justice

Member

Minnesota Association for Justice

Member

Million Dollar Advocates Forum

Member

Minnesota AFL-CIO

Citizen Award (1984), Board of Directors

Minnesota House of Representatives

State Representative, 1971-1985; Speaker of the House, 1981-1985

Civilian Marksmanship Program

Board of Directors

Minnesota Military Family Foundation

Board of Directors (Emeritus)

Starbase Minnesota

Board of Directors

Regina Medical Center

Board of Directors

Hit and Run Driver Found by Diligent Investigation

$2,050,000

Litigation Type - Car Accidents

Client Injury - Leg Injury

Our client was a passenger on a motorcycle that was struck by an SUV that ran a red light. The driver of the SUV had been drinking and left the accident scene. Months later, after extensive police investigation aided by the law firm's investigator, the police charged the driver of the SUV with leaving the scene of a personal injury accident, he was found guilty and served time in jail.

Client Reviews

Featured News and Articles

Minnesota Kids Are Too Fat To Fight

Minnesota kids are too fat to fight. That’s the message from a group of retired generals who say the state’s kids are too fat, eat too poorly and don’t get enough exercise to qualify to join the military.

Children's Fitness And The Military

Retired U.S. Air Force brigadier generals Harry Sieben and Dennis Schulstad write about how biking and walking to school leads to a strong future military.

When It's Time to Let Go of Law

Choose a job you love, and you will never work a day in your life, Confucius supposedly said. But what if your health requires you to give up the profession you love?

In Depth: Million Dollar Call

Driver distraction is now a leading factor in Minnesota car crashes. People need to rethink their habits using cell phone while driving.

Cutting off the tap to drunks is a messy business

One of the most powerful weapons against bars that serve drunken patrons is the so-called dram shop act, a state law that allows someone to sue a bar for illegally serving alcohol to someone who later dies or causes an injury.

Harry Sieben Still Knows Your Rights

Harry Sieben has changed the very way the business of law is conducted in Minnesota, all while building one of the state’s premier law firms, SiebenCarey.

He Made a Case for Stepping Aside

"Know Your Rights" has been the motto under which Harry Sieben has led a Minneapolis personal-injury law firm for half a century.

Investigators: Exposing The Errors

Harry Sieben represented a man who was injured by a surgical mistake that was result of hospital negligence and led to changes in Minnesota Health laws.

Family of Worker Killed in St. Paul Sewer Sues

The family of one of the two sewer workers who died after being swept from St. Paul's storm tunnels into the Mississippi River has filed a wrongful-death suit against the city and the firm hired to oversee work in the tunnels.

Returning Vets Face New Fight

When Army Reservist Mitch Minnaert came home after 15 months of active duty in 2003, all he wanted to do was to go back to work. That was easier said than done.

Drunken Wild Fan's Wife Sues

Minnesota's strict dram shop law, which allows innocent parties to collect damages from liquor retailers if it can be proved that alcohol was sold to an obviously intoxicated person.

Education

  • J.D., 1968, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
  • B.A., 1965, Winona State University, Winona, MN

Why I Became a
Know Your Rights
Personal Injury Attorney

I became an attorney so that I could have a career of helping people that need help. The decision was consistent with my decision to join the Army, to run for political office, and to be active in my community. After 50 years as an attorney I am still very happy with the career because it allows me to directly impact the lives of my clients.

Featured Awards

Team Members

Brenda Waugh

Paralegal


Client Reviews

out of 5 reviews
Jazz Smith

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

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.

Daniel Ball
Really good professionals, they solved my issues in no time using the most impressive and advanced approach. Really good, highly recommended
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!
St. Paul Local 12
Thanks for everything, your experience paid off BIG!!!