Dana Gerber

Dana Gerber

Location:
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Phone:
651-964-6274
877-719-7696
Fax:
651-304-1720
Email:
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Dana is an Associate Attorney with Atkinson Law Office, joining the firm in 2015. She received her J.D. from the University of St. Thomas Law School in 2007. She practices in the areas of workers’ compensation and personal injury.  Dana also speaks Spanish. In her free time, she enjoys listening to live music, gardening, and spending time with her family in and around Minnesota’s 10,000 lakes.

 

Areas of Practice

  • 90% Workers' Compensation
  • 10% Civil Litigation: Plaintiff

Bar Admissions

  • Minnesota
  • U.S. District Court District of Minnesota

Education

  • University of St. Thomas School of Law, Minneapolis, Minnesota
    • J.D. - 2007
  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
    • B.A. - 2003
    • Major: Mass Communication
    • Minor: Spanish

Representative Cases

  • Obtained Dismissal of Petition for Contribution for client, 2015
  • Obtained hearing verdict awarding 100% of claimed damages in a case of apportionment/contribution and disputed nature and extent of damages, 2015
  • Successful Opposition to Summary Judgement Motion; Decided on the pleadings, 2015
  • Sucessful Opposition to Summary Judgement Motion in legally complex workers compensation case; Decided on the pleadings, 2015
  • Workers Compensation victory on a case of disputed primary liability; at Hearing obtained verdict of 100% damages, 2015

Classes/Seminars

  • The Expanding Doctrine of Inferred Intent, Writer, Writer, Defense Lawer, MDLA, 2014
  • Presentation about workers compensation subrogation, Co-presenter, MN Workers Compensation Summer Seminar, 2013
  • What you need to know to stay out of the Court room, Speaker, Tree Care and the Law, MN Shade Tree Short Course, 2013
  • Independant Medical Examinations, Speaker, Woodlake Medical Annual Seminar, 2012
  • Handling the Car Crash Seminar, Speaker, MN Association for Justice, MN Association For Justice, 2009

Honors and Awards

  • Selected to Rising Stars, 2016

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish