Douglas W. Scheel

Douglas W. Scheel: Attorney with Paige J. Donnelly, Ltd.
  • Associate at Paige J. Donnelly, Ltd. (5 Attorneys)
  • 444 Cedar Street, Suite 2300, St. Paul, MN 55101-1162
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Doug grew up in New Brighton, Minnesota, as the eldest of eight children. Doug chose Hamline University in St. Paul, Minnesota, for both his college and law school educations, which he completed in 1982. Doug spent the next twenty years representing people as a solo practitioner in general practice and as an injury attorney. During those years, Doug frequently worked with the attorneys at the Paige Donnelly law firm in servicing their clients. Doug joined the firm as a full-time associate attorney in 2004.

Doug has represented hundreds of people in Minnesota’s state and federal trial and appellate courts. He has cross-examined thousands of defendants during his career. He also works on mediations and arbitrations and focuses on getting people their rights and justice.

Doug has been a member of the Minnesota State Court bar since October, 1983, and a member of the bar of the United States Federal District Court, District of Minnesota since 1984.

Outside of the office and the courtroom, Doug likes to cook, travel, study and spend time with Sherry, his partner of 30 years, and their families.

Areas of Practice (26)

  • Personal Injury
  • Criminal Law
  • Appellate Practice
  • General Practice
  • Brain and Spinal Injuries
  • Distracted Driver Accidents
  • Auto Accidents
  • Bicycle, ATV, Snowmobile, Boats Accidents
  • Construction Accidents
  • Dog Bites
  • Dram Shop Cases
  • Drunk Driving Accidents
  • Elevator and Escalator Accidents
  • Hit and Run Accidents
  • Uninsured and Underinsured Driver Accidents
  • Truck Accidents
  • Bus Accidents
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • No-Fault Insurance
  • Nursing Home Malpractice
  • Pedestrian Accidents
  • Plane and Helicopter Crashes
  • Railroad and Train Crashes
  • Slip and Fall Accidents
  • Wrongful Death

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
651-318-3335  Phone
University Attended:
Hamline University, B.A., Economics, 1975
Law School Attended:
Hamline University, J.D., 1982
Year of First Admission:
1985, U.S. District of Court, District of Minnesota; 1983, Minnesota
Birth Information:
Minneapolis, Minnesota, May 5, 1953
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