Robert P. Christensen Selected Dean of the Academy of Certified Trial Lawyers of Minnesota

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Founder of Advocates for Justice and Robert P. Christensen, P.A., has been selected Dean of the Academy of Certified Trial Lawyers of Minnesota.

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Minneapolis trial attorney Bob Christensen graduated from the University of Minnesota Law School (cum laude) in 1974 and has been a trial lawyer for 37 years. Since law school, he has practiced as a lawyer in Minnesota and throughout the country on trial and appellate levels in the state and federal courts. He’s tried over 30 cases to jury verdict, most of which were civil trials.

Certified as a civil trial specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy (NBTA) since 1993, he is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, a Senior Counsel of the College of Master Advocates and Barristers, a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates and an Emeritus member of the Board of Directors of the Minnesota Association for Justice (formerly Minnesota Trial Lawyers Association.) Bob is also a member of the Minnesota and Hennepin County Bar Association and American Association for Justice (formerly ATLA), as well as an exclusive member of Primerus, an international society of the world’s finest boutique law firms.

“I am honored to serve as the new Dean of the Academy. I will continue to encourage and empower our membership to educate the bench, bar and public concerning the benefits of retaining a certified lawyer and will continue to lead in our long tradition of professionalism and civility as Minnesota trial lawyers.” Bob stated.

Established in 1982, the ACTLM's stated purpose is to: Educate lawyers, judges and student concerning all phases of civil and criminal trial practice, particularly as it affects the rights, liabilities, and duties of the public.

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Robert P. Christensen, P.A. is a member of the International Society of Primerus Law Firms.


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