Business & Commercial

When you need a lawyer and the stakes are high, you want Gaskins Bennett Birrell Schupp LLP. Our commercial litigation attorneys are responsive, reliable, and have a wide variety of experience representing clients in business and commercial disputes at the trial and appellate levels. These matters have included class actions with national ramifications, large multi-party disputes, and significant, complex individual claims. We have acted both as lead and local counsel, and have coordinated local actions with related lawsuits in other jurisdictions.Read More

Product Liability

Our product liability attorneys focus on what they do best—obtaining the best results for our clients through jury trials, dispositive motions, or timely settlements. We have decades of experience serving as national counsel for corporate clients, but are unencumbered by the size and accompanying overhead of a large law firm. Read More

Civil Rights/Police Misconduct

The civil rights lawyers at Gaskins Bennett Birrell Schupp LLP have achieved an unprecedented level of success in representing people who have had their lives affected by unconstitutional police or governmental conduct. Our group has obtained over $40 Million in verdicts and settlements for victims of unconstitutional conduct. Read More

Personal Injury

We have one of Minnesota’s elite personal injury practices. Our group has obtained in excess of $80 Million on behalf of personal injury victims. Unlike other firms, we are not a “mill” that takes any case, relying on volume and not achieving the best possible result in each case. We only take cases we believe in. As a result, our clients receive the individual attention they deserve. Read More

Criminal Defense

We have one of Minnesota’s premier criminal defense practices. The partners at our firm have handled virtually every type of criminal matter: from cases alleging the federal death penalty, to federal fraud, conspiracy and tax cases to murder, aggravated assault, criminal sexual conduct and criminal vehicular operation cases to grand jury and corporate criminal investigations. Read More

Insurance Coverage

Our coverage litigation experience includes declaratory judgment actions involving the existence of coverage and applicability of policy exclusions, declaratory judgment actions involving the duty to defend and/or the duty to reimburse for defense costs, bad faith litigation involving the insurer’s conduct in handling third-party claims, and coverage litigation in the context of settlements between a third-party claimant and an insured. Our attorneys are highly skilled at both the trial and appellate phases of litigation. Read More