Katherine L. MacKinnon

Katherine L. MacKinnon: Attorney with Law Office of Katherine L. MacKinnon, P.L.L.C.


Phi Beta Kappa. Adjunct Instructor, University of Minnesota Law School, 1996-2003.

Areas of Practice (4)

  • Appellate
  • Employment Law
  • Insurance

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
952-915-9215  Phone
University Attended:
Carleton College, B.A., summa cum laude, with distinction in English, 1982
Law School Attended:
Northwestern University, School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 1985
Year of First admission:
1985, Minnesota; 1990, U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota and U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit
Hennepin County (Member, Bench and Bar Committee) and Minnesota State (Member, Appellate Practice Committee) Bar Associations; Minnesota National Employment Lawyers Association; Hennepin County Bar Foundation (President).
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Reported Cases:
Doe v. Department of Veterans Affairs, 2008 U.S. App. Lexis 4926 (8th Cir.); Jenkins v. American Express Financial Corp., 721 N.W.2d 286 (Minn. 2006); Alliant Techsystems, Inc. v. Marks, 465 F.3d 864 (8th Cir. 2006); Abram v. Cargill, Inc., 395 F.3d 882 (8th Cir. 2005); Hayes v. K.Mart, Corp., 665 N.W.2d 550 (Minn. Ct. App. 2003); Wolfe v. 3M, 176 F. Supp. 2d 911 (D. Minn. 2001); Webb v. AE&E, 617 N.W. 2d 67 (Minn. 2000).
Payment Information:
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available
  • Peer Reviews

    • 5.0/5.0 (5 reviews)
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    • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 03/10/13 in ERISA

      I've known Kate for many years. An excellent lawyer. I have referred many clients to her, and they have reported back that they were very happy with her representation.

      I've known Kate for many years. An excellent lawyer. I have referred many clients to her, and they have reported back that they were very happy with her representation. Read less

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    • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Of Counsel on 04/04/12 in Appellate Practice

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