Attorney Robert King Joins Briggs and Morgan, P.A.

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April 1, 2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MINN. (April 1, 2014) – Briggs and Morgan is pleased to welcome Robert J. King, Jr., shareholder, to the firm’s trial team, where he will continue his work for plaintiffs in complex tort cases and work on other civil matters for the firm.

King is a trial lawyer with more than 30 years of experience representing individuals and families in complex tort cases in state and federal courts throughout the Midwest. He has extensive experience in cases involving medical negligence and product defect and has tried virtually all types of personal injury matters. King also has handled commercial, insurance, trust and estate, warranty, and class action lawsuits. After law school, he served as a law clerk to Chief Judge Edward McManus, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Iowa. King spent the first part of his career with Hvass, Weisman & King, one of Minnesota’s earliest plaintiff’s injury firms. He joins Briggs and Morgan from Lommen Abdo Cole King & Stageberg, P.A., where he led the personal injury practice.

King is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, a Member of the American Board of Trial Advocates (Minnesota chapter president), and a Member of the International Society of Barristers (Minnesota membership chair), all invitation-only trial lawyer organizations. He is certified as a Civil Trial Specialist by the Minnesota State Bar Association and as a Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. He is a past dean of the Academy of Certified Trial Lawyers of Minnesota and is also certified as a Medical Professional Liability Specialist by the American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys. King has been recognized every year as a Minnesota Super Lawyer and is a Minnesota ‘Top 100’ Super Lawyer.

King is licensed to practice in Minnesota, Wisconsin and North Dakota.