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Firm News & Events

Congratulations to Cousineau McGuire 2015 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

July 7th, 2015

Cousineau McGuire is proud to announce that seven of its attorneys are recognized on the 2015 Super Lawyers® list and four are on the Rising Stars® list.

McNee Co-Presents at Minnesota Trucking Association Safety Council

June 23rd, 2015

Cousineau McGuire Shareholder Michael McNee recently co-presented as part of a panel discussion at the Minnesota Trucking Association Safety Council Meeting.

Sharkey Article Featured in Minnesota Defense Spring 2015 Issue

June 11th, 2015

The Spring 2015 issue of Minnesota Defense magazine features an article by Michael Sharkey titled “Defending the Agricultural Spray Drift Case: Microns, Biochemistry, and Phantom Phenomenon”.


Legal News

Quinn v. Johnson

October 28th, 2015

Quinn v. Johnson Minnesota Court of Appeals, filed August 25, 2015 Read Entire Decision In this unpublished decision, the Minnesota Court of Appeals took an unexpected new approach to the application of Minnesota's two-year statute of limitations to a claim for damages for water drainage/intrusion following new construction on a neighboring property. Appellants brought a […]

Sleiter v. American Family Mutual Ins. Co.

August 5th, 2015

Minn. Sup. Ct. rules the phrase "coverage available," as used in Minn. Stat. § 65B.49, subd. 3a(5) in reference to the "excess insurance protection" for an injured insured, ambiguous, allowing an injured passenger not fully compensated for his injuries under the UIM policy of the vehicle in which he was riding to claim UIM benefits under his family’s UIM coverage.

Mach v. Wells Concrete Product

July 22nd, 2015

The Supreme Court, in Mach v Wells Concrete Product, 7/22/15, affirms the concept that medical expenses that have not been incurred at the time of a previously denied claim are not barred by res judicata, and are not barred by collateral estoppel, if the employee is able to prove a change in condition.



For more than sixty-five years, Cousineau McGuire has vigorously represented insurers, businesses and professionals in the Upper Midwest in civil litigation and workers' compensation matters.

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