Attorneys

Robert Tennant

Robert Tennant

Email: rhtennant@stringerfirm.com

Practice Areas

Practice has consisted of civil trial litigation. Eighty percent of my experience has been for top five property and casualty carriers, resulting in the handling of approximately 3,000 insurance defense files resulting in over 150 insurance defense cases tried to conclusion. The jury trials have included everything from simple soft tissue cases to traumatic brain injuries to wrongful death. In addition, I have handled Plaintiff's personal injury from soft tissue injuries to head injuries, wrongful death, medical malpractice and employment law. I also practice in the areas of contract, general business practice, mediation and arbitration.

Education

University of Minnesota, B.A., 1976

Creighton University School of Law, J.D., 1979

Admissions

State of Minnesota, 1979

United States District Court for District of Minnesota, 1979

Certified Civil Trial Advocate, 1987

Certified Civil Trial Specialist, 1988

Professional Organizations

Minnesota State Bar Association, 1979

Ramsey County Bar Association, 1979

Minnesota Academy of Civil Trial Advocates, 1987

Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association, 1999

Representative Clients

Allstate Insurance Company

State Farm Insurance Company

Autumn Grain & Transport

Other Information

Adjunct Professor - William Mitchell College of Law

Hillcrest Country Club

  • Board of Directors, 1986-2000
  • President 1991-1993

Minnesota Golf Association

  • Board of Directors 1993-Present
  • Executive Committee 1995-Present
  • Management Committee 2000-Present
  • Secretary/Treasurer 2004-2006
  • Vice President 2006-2008
  • President 2008-2010
  • Tournament & Rules Chair 1998-2003

Western Golf Association

  • Board of Directors 2000-2010

United States Golf Association

  • Committee Member for Senior Championship 2001-Present
Meghan Cooper

Meghan Cooper

Email: macooper@stringerfirm.com

Practice Areas

Civil Litigation, Insurance Defense, Insurance Subrogation, Personal Injury, Arbitration, Landlord/Tennant, Family Law and Collections

Education

Cornell College, B.A., 1998

University of Minnesota Law School, J.D., 2002

Admissions

State of Minnesota, 2002

Professional Organizations

Minnesota State Bar Association

Ramsey County Bar Association

Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association

Representative Clients

Allstate Insurance Company

State Farm Insurance Company

Autumn Grain & Transport

General Information

Practice has consisted of general practice of civil litigation with an emphasis in insurance defense and personal injury. Additional practice areas include subrogation, property damage, insurance coverage issues, contract disputes, landlord/tenant matters, family law, collections and other tort litigation resulting in over 10 court trials and participating in 4 appeals. In addition Ms. Cooper has handled in excess of 200 no-fault arbitrations

 

Ms. Cooper is a volunteer attorney with the Children's Law Center. She is married and has two children.

Erin Christine Martin

Erin Christine Martin

Email: emartin@stringerfirm.com

Practice Areas

Civil Litigation, Insurance Defense, Insurance Subrogation, Personal Injury, Arbitration, Landlord/Tenant, Family Law, and Collections

Education

University of Minnesota, Bachelor of Arts, Philosophy, cum laude, 2007

William Mitchell College of Law, Juris Doctor, 2011

Admissions

State of Minnesota, 2011

Professional Organizations

Minnesota State Bar Association

Ramsey County Bar Association

Hennepin County Bar Association

American Bar Association

Minnesota Women Lawyers

University of Minnesota Alumni Association

Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association

Representative Clients

Allstate Insurance Company

State Farm Insurance Company

Autumn Grain & Transport

Publications

Contributing Writer, The Hennepin Lawyer

Websites

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avvo

General Information

Erin joined Stringer & Rohleder in January of 2012. During her time at the University of Minnesota, Erin was granted the Upper Midwest Human Rights Fellowship, which she completed at a non-profit human rights organization in Prague, Czech Republic. She also worked as an intern for United States Senator Mark Dayton, and was actively involved in several political campaigns. While in law school, Erin volunteered over 200 hours of pro bono legal services to indigent clients. She also served as a volunteer law clerk to the Honorable Gregg E. Johnson for over one and one half years. Erin enjoys traveling, spending time outdoors, and being with family and friends.

Robert Tennant

Owen Sorensen

Email: olsorenson@stringerfirm.com

Practice Areas

Insurance Defense, Civil Litigation, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Arbitration, Mediation

Education

St. Olaf College, B.A. Political Science, 1969

William Mitchell College of Law, Juris Doctor cum laude, 1973

Admissions

State of Minnesota, 1973

United State District Court State of Minnesota, 1974

Professional Organizations

Ramsey County Bar Association

Minnesota State Bar Association

Experience

Mr. Sorenson has tried well over 200 jury cases to a conclusion and has been involved in numerous appeals to the Minnesota Court of Appeals and Supreme Court. He has also been involved in numerous arbitrations and mediations, both as a neutral and representing the parties involved.