Attorneys

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The attorneys of Coleman Law have a diverse set of skills and a wealth of experience in business, industry, and the design professions. From transactional matters to litigation, we’ve learned what works best to help our clients handle disputes and build profitable relationships.

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Donald G. Clapp

Direct: (612) 877-8205
Main: (612) 877-8200
Fax: (612) 877-8201
Donald G. Clapp has been practicing law since 1977, focusing on civil litigation matters, trials and appeals.
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Jeffrey W. Coleman, PE, FACI

Direct: (612) 877-8210
Main: (612) 877-8200
Fax: (612) 877-8201
Jeffrey W. Coleman is a licensed structural engineer who has served as corporate counsel to an architectural, engineering, interior design and construction firm. An authority on concrete construction law, he is the author of Legal Issues in Concrete Construction (1st and 2nd eds., 2014, CAM Publishing).
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Lars C. Erickson

Direct: (612) 877-8207
Main: (612) 877-8200
Fax: (612) 877-8201
Lars C. Erickson has practiced law since 1996, representing general contractors, subcontractors, developers, architects and engineers in a myriad of cases involving complex legal issues.
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William D. Hull

Direct: (612) 877-8208
Main: (612) 877-8200
Fax: (612) 877-8201
William D. Hull has a national reputation as a mediator and arbitrator of construction disputes.
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Michael P. Katz

Direct: (612) 877-8204
Main: (612) 877-8200
Fax: (612) 877-8201
Michael P. Katz has served as corporate counsel for an architectural, engineering, interior design and construction firm as well as deputy general counsel to a division of the nation’s largest heavy/highway contractor.
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Benjamin J. Kirk

Direct: (612) 877-8217
Main: (612) 877-8200
Fax: (612) 877-8201
Ben Kirk’s practice is focused on construction and real estate, with particular focus on construction defect litigation. Ben represents general contractors, subcontractors, developers, architects and engineers in transactional matters and litigation. He also has extensive experience representing homeowners’ associations in transactional matters and litigation.
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Jon R. Steckler

Direct: (612) 877-8411
Main: (612) 877-8200
Fax: (612) 877-8201
Practice focused on commercial law and litigation/appeals: construction law, insurance coverage and defense, real estate, franchise, and general business law. Represents contractors, subcontractors, design professionals, owners, and insurers.
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J.R. Toren

Direct: (612) 877-8206
Main: (612) 877-8200
Fax: (612) 877-8201
J.R. Toren has extensive business management as well as legal experience, both as in-house counsel and in private practice.
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John Trout

Direct: (612) 877-8203
Main: (612) 877-8200
Fax: (612) 877-8201
John Trout led a concrete repair construction company before becoming an attorney, giving him firsthand experience as both a contractor and a subcontractor.
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Vikki Glosser

Direct: (612) 877-8202
Main: (612) 877-8200
Fax: (612) 877-8201
Office manager Vikki Glosser has worked with law firms since 1980, first as a legal assistant and then as office manager. She began working with William D. Hull in 1981 and with Jeffrey W. Coleman in 1991. She draws on her expertise and experience to keep the firm operating efficiently and to support all the attorneys.

Client Comments

As a registered engineer, Jeff understands the technical aspects of our business and uses his technical knowledge to provide appropriate legal advice. I don’t need to explain engineering to him –… Read More
– Keith Jacobson, President , VAA

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