Robert C. Falsani

Founding Partner

Since 1973, Robert C. 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.

Award from Super Lawyers

Honors & Awards

AV-Rated, Martindale-Hubbell

Minnesota Super Lawyer

Top 100 Lawyer, Twin Cities Business Monthly

Top 40 Personal Injury Lawyer, Minnesota Lawyer survey

The Best Lawyers in America

Leading Minnesota Attorney, Minnesota Consumer Guidebook to Law & Leading Lawyers

Lifetime Achievement Award, Minnesota Association of Justice

Super Lawyer, Workers’ Compensation

Top 40 Super Lawyer in WC

Professional Associations & Memberships

American Board of Trial Advocacy, 2005

Minnesota Association for Justice, 1976 to Present

Minnesota Association for Justice, Board of Governors, Workers’ Compensation Committee, 1980 to 1984

Minnesota Association for Justice, Workers’ Compensation Committee, Co-Chairperson, 1994 to Present

Duluth Trial Lawyers Association, President, 1982 to 1983

Association of Trial Lawyers of America

Minnesota State Bar Association

11th District Bar Association

American Bar Association

Areas of Practice

Personal Injury

Workers’ Compensation

Certified Legal Specialties

Civil Trial Specialist, National Board of Trial Advocacy

Civil Trial Specialist, Minnesota State Bar Association

Representative Cases

Lindberg v. J & D Enterprises, 543 N.W. 2d 90, 1996, Minn, 1996044673

Bermal v. Auge, 574 N.W. 2d 460, Minn. Ct. App. 1998, 1998057920

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


Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, District of Columbia  J.D. – 1973

Colby College, Waterville, Maine B.A. – 1970