James Magnuson was born and raised in Mahtomedi, Minnesota. He attended Carleton College, graduating with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics in 2005. In 2008, Mr. Magnuson graduated from the University of Minnesota Law School with a J.D. Mr. Magnuson is a member of the Minnesota Bar, and is admitted to practice before the United States District Court for the District of Minnesota and the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals. Mr. Magnuson is a contributing author for Advising Minnesota Corporations and Other Business Organizations from Juris Publications, and also a contributing author for Shareholder Litigation from Thomson Reuters. Mr. Magnuson has extensive trial experience, obtaining judgments for his clients in a variety of diverse matters, and has been involved in litigation ranging from multi-million dollar shareholder and corporate disputes, to First Amendment suits on behalf of individuals. Mr. Magnuson has been interviewed in Time Magazine Online, the Courthouse News, the Houston Chronicle, as well as various local television and newspaper outlets for his work. Mr. Magnuson has been named a Rising Star by Super Lawyers.

Contact Information

p | 612 465-0936
f | 612 341-1076
e | magnuson@mklaw.com

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation
Creditors Remedies
Real Estate
Estates and Trusts