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Brandon has served us well in several instances. He is quick in thought and fast in action when necessary, but also very knowledgeable in approaching a topic from many sides to get the best result. You will be lucky you have him on your side of the table....
Jason Horner President, Aaron Carlson Corporationwebsite
Brandon is an exceptional professional who has helped our clinic out on numerous occasions. He is one of the most hard working honest people I have ever dealt with in my 28 years as a Healthcare Executive. I value our clinic's relationship with Brandon's company at the highest level.
Gil Irey CEO Cedar Valley Medical Specialists, P.C.website
Brandon is not only an excellent attorney, but an even better person. He is a genuine and hard working individual that strives to be the best at everything he does. I believe in surrounding myself with top-notch people, and Brandon certainly fits that qualification.
Jon Oman State Farmwebsite
As a trial attorney at Schwartz Law Firm in Oakdale, Minnesota, Brandon M. Schwartz focuses his practice primarily on business law and business litigation involving such matters as shareholder disputes, derivative actions, non-competes and liquidated damage litigation, contract creation and litigation, company formation and age discrimination for clients throughout Minnesota, Iowa and Wisconsin. He also provides counsel and litigation representation in personal injury and family law cases throughout Minnesota, Wisconsin and Iowa.
Mr. Schwartz is a Board Certified Civil Specialists by the Minnesota State Bar Association, a Board Certified Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy, and has received recognition from peers and clients alike for his thorough, zealous, and ethical representation. Whether it be resolution at jury trial, court trial, arbitration, mediation, or pre-suit negotiation, Mr. Schwartz has the experience and legal knowledge to effectively advocate for his clients.
Mr. Schwartz earned an undergraduate degree cum laude in finance and economics from Michigan Technological University in 2006 while on a full hockey scholarship and earned his Juris Doctor, cum laude and in the top ten students in his class, from the William Mitchell College of Law in 2011. Admitted to practice in Minnesota, Iowa and Wisconsin, he is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Districts of Minnesota and Wisconsin.
Prior to entering law school in 2008, Mr. Schwartz played professional hockey in the American Hockey League and East Coast Hockey League while employed as a clerk for the Schwartz Law Firm, a job that he kept until his graduation.
JD, Cum Laude, Top 10 Students in Graduating Class
2008 – 2011
Research Assistant to Professor Daniel Kleinberger (providing research and analysis for Professor Kleinberger’s treatises "Are LLC Membership Interests “Securities”?" and "Fiduciary Duty"), National Moot Court Selection/Participant, Burton Award Nominee, Cali Awards Recipient for Pretrial Litigation and Work of the Lawyer, Dean's List, Rule 114 Qualified Neutral, Qualified Family Law Neutral
Bachelor, Finance and Economics, Cum Laude
2002 – 2006
Full four-year athletic scholarship, Coaching Certificate, Division I hockey captain, Three-time WCHA All-Academic Team
|NBI, Inc.: Collecting from||Collecting from LLCs Limiting Personal Liability - Forming an LLC||October 31, 2017|
|NBI, Inc.: Collecting from||LLCs Best Practices for Limiting Potential LLC Veil Piercing||October 31, 2017|
|Rossdale CLE:||Business Litigation Successful Litigation Considerations for Corporate Formations||September 6, 2017|
|NBI, Inc.: Entity Selection||How to Choose the Right One: S-Corporations in Detail||June 20, 2017|
|NBI, Inc.: Entity Selection||How to Choose the Right One: The Process of Incorporation vs. LLC Formation||June 20, 2017|
|NBI, Inc.: S-Corps from A to Z||Avoiding Trouble with Concise Articles of Organization and Corporate Bylaws||May 30, 2017|
|NBI, Inc.: S-Corps from A to Z||Creating Practical Operating Procedures||May 30, 2017|
|NBI, Inc.: S-Corps from A to Z||Ethical Issues||May 30, 2017|
|NBI, Inc.: LLC Operating Agreements: Start to Finish||Current Developments in LLC Litigation||March 30, 2017|
|NBI, Inc.: LLC Operating Agreements: Start to Finish||Ethics||March 30, 2017|
|NBI, Inc.: Top LLC Mistakes to Avoid in Everyday Business Practice||Misunderstanding Personal Liability: Piercing the LLC Veil||February 7, 2017|
|NBI, Inc.: Top LLC Mistakes to Avoid in Everyday Business Practice||Common LLC Member Disputes and How to Prevent Them||February 7, 2017|
|NBI, Inc.: Top LLC Mistakes to Avoid in Everyday Business Practice||Real Life Scenarios of LLC Disasters||February 7, 2017|
|NBI, Inc.: Shareholder Disputes||When the Love is Gone||December 2, 2016|
|NBI, Inc.: The Revised Uniform Limited Liability Company Act (RULLCA)||RULLCA Ethical Considerations||May 11, 2016|
|NBI, Inc.: Family Business Law||Handling Legal Challenges Common to Family Businesses: Real-Life Scenarios and Remedies||March 24, 2016|
|NBI, Inc.: S-Corps & C-Corps||Shareholder Disputes: What to Do When the Love is Gone||January 15, 2016|
|NBI, Inc.: S-Corps & C-Corps||Maintaining the Corporation’s Liability Shield||January 15, 2016|
|NBI, Inc.: LLC or Inc? Entity Selection for a Small-to-Medium Sized Business||Select Issues in Business Entity Operation and Conversion||July 22, 2015|
|NBI, Inc.: LLC or Inc? Entity Selection for a Small-to-Medium Sized Business||The Process of Incorporation vs. LLC Formation||July 22, 2015|
|Minnesota State Bar Association||Hearsay Handling Legal Challenges Common to Family Businesses: Real Life Scenarios and Remedies||2016|
|Minnesota State Bar Association||Hearsay Tips and Tricks to Taking an Expert's Deposition||2015|
|Minnesota State Bar Association||Hearsay Select Issues in Business Entity Operation and Conversion||2015|
|Minnesota State Bar Association||Hearsay The Process of Incorporation vs. LLC Formation||2015|
|Minnesota State Bar Association||Hearsay The Necessity for Independent Counsel in Derivative Litigation||2014|
|Minnesota State Bar Association||Hearsay Special Litigation Committee - Best Friend or Worst Enemy?||2014|
|Minnesota State Bar Association||Hearsay The Forgotten Presumption in Family Law||2014|
|Minnesota State Bar Association||Hearsay The New Lawyer: Avoiding Pitfalls and Achieving Success||2014|
|Minnesota State Bar Association||Hearsay Proper Preparation Prevents Poor Performance... At Trial||2014|
|Minnesota State Bar Association||Hearsay The Intricacies of Mediation Confidentiality||2013|