Our Firm


Our Firm

Brownson PLLC is a Minneapolis law firm with extensive experience in Minnesota, North Dakota, and nationally representing and counseling corporations, insurance companies and other legal entities in many types of litigation and regulatory affairs.

Our firm deep experience representing major property and casuality insurance companies, risk managers, third party administrators, insurance professionals, and insurance coverage matters. This includes a first party and third party insurance coverage litigation, multi insurer disputes, defensive lost policy claims, primary and excess exhaustion issues, and reinsurance matters. The firm is a recognized leader in creating claims handling and coverage agreements among primary insurers, excess insurers, and insured.

Since 1987, lawyers at the firm have served as National Coordinating Counsel for defendants in asbestos bodily injury, property damage, and insurance coverage litigation. We have handled trials and appeals of major bodily injury and property damage cases in state and federal courts throughout the country. We supervise the defense of the cases and provide strategy, oversight, and coordination to our clients and local counsel across the country. In addition, the firm serves as regional and Minnesota trial counsel in asbestos litigation.


Uniquely among Minneapolis law firms, the firm has represented businesses, corporations, and insurance companies in every judicial district North in Dakota for more than 25 years.

The firm has an active practice counseling insurance agents and brokers in corporate transactions, licensing and regulatory matters.

In keeping with the firms commitment to diversity and inclusion, the workers’ compensation defense group is comprised of an all female team. For 30 years, we have represented corporations and insurer and employers in workers compensation matters in Minnesota and Wisconsin.

Our attorneys practice before state and federal trial and appellate courts, as well as administrative agencies. We are committed to providing our clients with the finest quality representation in our practice areas which include: