Robert C. Falsani

Robert C. Falsani

Founding Partner
Location:
Duluth, Minnesota
Phone:
218-461-1309
Fax:
218-723-1931
Email:

Since 1973, Bob Falsani has represented injured people in various types of litigation, including trials, arbitrations, settlements, mediations, workers' compensation matters, administrative hearings, Social Security Disability hearings, and appeals in those areas.

Bob has represented people in work injuries, car accident, slip and fall, product liability, liquor liability, and Social Security Disability cases.

Bob is a frequent lecturer at various seminars, primarily in the areas of workers' compensation and personal injury. He has authored numerous articles and chapters in seminar materials in these subjects. Bob is licensed to practice in state and federal courts in Minnesota and Wisconsin. He is AV Preeminent peer-review rated through Martindale-Hubbell.*

In 2009 Bob Falsani won the prestigious "Lifetime Achievement Award" from the Minnesota Association of Justice. It has been awarded only about 15 times in the 50-plus years of the organization.

He has been selected for inclusion in Minnesota Super Lawyers in workers comp every year since 1995. He was also was selected as a Top 40 Super Lawyers in worker's comp for 2009 and had been previously. He was peer selected for Best Lawyers in America each year since 1995. He has lectured to trial lawyer groups recently regarding Dramshop liability, slip/trip-and-fall cases, workers comp surgery/medical litigation, and civil trial tactics.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Workers' Compensation

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Civil Trial Specialist, National Board of Trial Advocacy
  • Civil Trial Specialist, Minnesota State Bar Association

Bar Admissions

  • Minnesota, 1973
  • Wisconsin, 1996
  • U.S. District Court District of Minnesota, 1973
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Wisconsin, 1999
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 1992

Education

  • Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, District of Columbia
    • J.D. - 1973
    • Law Review: Law and Policy in International Business, Editor, 1972 - 1973
  • Colby College, Waterville, Maine
    • B.A. - 1970

Honors and Awards

  • AV-Rated, Martindale-Hubbell
  • Minnesota Super Lawyer, 1995 - 2018
  • Top 100 Lawyer, Twin Cities Business Monthly
  • Top 40 Personal Injury Lawyer, Minnesota Lawyer survey, 2005 - Present
  • The Best Lawyers in America, 1995 - 2018
  • Leading Minnesota Attorney, Minnesota Consumer Guidebook to Law & Leading Lawyers, 1996 - 2016
  • Lifetime Achievement Award, Minnesota Association of Justice, 2009 - Present
  • Super Lawyer, Workers' Compensation, 1995 - 2018
  • Top 40 Super Lawyer in WC, 2009 - Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Board of Trial Advocacy, 2005 - Present
  • Minnesota Trial Lawyers Association, 1976 - Present
  • Minnesota Trial Lawyers Association, Board of Governors, Workers' Compensation Committee, 1980 - 1984
  • Minnesota Trial Lawyers Association, Workers’ Compensation Committee, Co-Chairperson, 1994 - Present
  • Duluth Trial Lawyers Association, President, 1982 - 1983
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America
  • Minnesota State Bar Association
  • 11th District Bar Association
  • American Bar Association