Douglas E. Schmidt

Douglas E. Schmidt: Attorney with Schmidt Salita Law Team

Biography

Attorney Douglas E. Schmidt has over 40 years of experience, in over 6,000 cases, in bringing justice to the victims of Personal Injury and Wrongful Death.
He has lectured at the University of Minnesota Law School and the Hamline-Mitchell Law School, as well as Gustavus Adolphus College and Northwestern Health Sciences University. He is a frequent lecturer at Continued Education seminars for both lawyers and chiropractors.
He is the recipient of the Award of Merit of the American Bar Association and has received the Distinguished Service Award of the Minnesota Trial Lawyers Association.
He has been AV rated by Martindale Hubbell for 35 years. He has been certified by the National Board of Trial Advocacy as a Civil Trial Advocate and by the Minnesota Bar as a Civil Trial Specialist. He has successfully tried over 500 cases to a jury, judge or arbitrator in Minnesota, South Dakota, Wisconsin and Iowa.

Areas of Practice (56)

  • Personal Injury Claims
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Workers Compensation
  • Nursing Home Abuse
  • Acupuncture Treatment
  • Airbag Injuries
  • Asbestos & Mesothelioma
  • ATV Injury
  • Auto Accidents
  • Aviation Accidents
  • Back Injury
  • Bike Accidents
  • Boat & Jet Ski Injuries
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Car Accidents Caused by Cell Phones
  • Causes of Car Accidents
  • Child Injuries
  • Concussion & Brain Injury
  • Construction Site Accidents
  • Cranes & Lifting Device Injuries
  • Distracted Driving Injuries
  • Dram Shop Claims
  • DUI Accidents
  • Facet Joint Injury
  • Farm Injuries
  • Fibromyalgia Injury Claims
  • Herniated Disc Injuries
  • Insurance & Medical Care
  • Intervertebral Disc Pain
  • Low Speed Impact Myth
  • Minnesota "At-Fault" Claims
  • Minnesota "No-Fault" Claims
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Myofascial Pain Syndrome
  • Neurology Injury
  • Nursing Home Abuse Claims
  • Pedestrian Accidents
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Product Liability Claims
  • Scaffolding Accidents
  • School Bus Injury
  • Seatbelt Injuries
  • Serious Injuries
  • Sleep-Impaired Driving Injuries
  • Slip (Trip) & Fall Accidents
  • Snowmobile Accidents
  • Social Security Disability Appeals
  • Spinal Injection
  • SUV Rollover Accidents
  • Taxi Accidents
  • TMJ Injuries from Car Accidents
  • Truck Accidents
  • Underinsured Motorist Coverage
  • Uninsured Motorist Coverage
  • Whiplash Injuries

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
952-392-9169  Phone
952-544-1308  Fax
www.mninjurylawcenter.com
University Attended:
Drake University, B.A., 1965
Law School Attended:
University of Iowa, J.D., 1968
Year of First admission:
1968
Admission:
1970, Minnesota and U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota; 1968, Iowa
Memberships:
Hennepin County, Minnesota State, Iowa State and American (President 13th District, 1973, 1974) Bar Associations; The Association of Trial Lawyers of America; Minnesota Trial Lawyer Association (Member: Board of Directors, 1976-1986; Recipient: 2 times Distinguished Service); Academy of Certified Trial Lawyers of Minnesota (Board of Directors, 1990); American Arbitration Association; Minnesota Million Dollar Verdict Roundtable (President, 1993). American Inn of Court (President, Master).
Birth Information:
Spirit Lake, Iowa, May 12, 1943
ISLN:
903968964

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Client Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0 (2 reviews)
  • 100% (2 recommendations)
  • Communication

    5.0/5.0
  • Responsiveness

    5.0/5.0
  • Quality of Service

    5.0/5.0
  • Value for Money

    5.0/5.0
  • Recommended 5.0/5.0 Rated on 06/16/17 in Personal Injury.

    I have worked with Schmidt Law Firm for the last two years regarding an auto accident injury. Big thank you to Douglas Schmidt for doing an awesome job representing me.

    I have worked with Schmidt Law Firm for the last two years regarding an auto accident injury. Big thank you to Douglas Schmidt for doing an awesome job representing me. Read less

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  • Recommended 5.0/5.0 Rated on 01/24/11 in Personal Injury.

    I have been working with the Schmdt Law Firm since my automobile accident in December, 2009. I have been well informed by all of the paralegals: Shawn, Patricia, Colleen, and Vanessa as well as Doug Schmidt, Attorney, on any and all changes in my cas... Read more

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    I have been working with the Schmdt Law Firm since my automobile accident in December, 2009. I have been well informed by all of the paralegals: Shawn, Patricia, Colleen, and Vanessa as well as Doug Schmidt, Attorney, on any and all changes in my case. They have been very respectful to me in all of our interactions from phone calls, e-mails, and office visits. I have been very fortunate to have this team working on my behalf.
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