Attorney Profile

James F. Dunn
180 Grand Oak Office Center I
860 Blue Gentian Road
Suite 180
Eagan, Minnesota 55121
James Dunn

Communication Center

Phone: (651) 365-5118 E-mail: Email Me
Fax: (651) 365-1166 Web site:

James Dunn is licensed in Minnesota and Wisconsin and in the federal courts of Minnesota, Wisconsin (Western District) and North Dakota, as well as the Eighth Circuit and the U.S. Supreme Court. His practice has been limited to the specialties of civil litigation, including insurance litigation, employment litigation, products liability and automobile liability.

He is certified by the NTBA and MSBA as a Civil Trial Specialist. He is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocacy. Attorney Dunn is AV-rated, has been selected as a Super Lawyer, Leading Minnesota Attorney, Leading American Attorney and to Who’s Who in American Law. He has recently been selected as one of Minnesota’s Top 100 Lawyers. Attorney Dunn is also a qualified ADR Neutral (mediator/ arbitrator) under Rule 114 of the Minnesota General Rules of Practice.

Current Employment Position(s):

  • Member

Areas of Practice:

  • Personal Injury
  • Civil Litigation
  • Insurance Litigation
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Products Liability Law
  • Wrongful Death
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Automobile Liability
  • Professional Errors and Omissions


  • Certified Civil Trial Specialist, Minnesota State Bar Association, Civil Litigation Section
  • Certified as a Civil Trial Advocate, National Board of Trial Advocacy

Bar Admissions:

  • Minnesota, 1974
  • Wisconsin, 1987
  • U.S. District Court District of Minnesota, 1975
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Wisconsin, 1989
  • U.S. District Court District of North Dakota, 1990
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 1974
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1981


  • William Mitchell College of Law, St Paul, Minnesota, 1974 J.D.
    Honors: Magna Cum Laude
  • University of St. Thomas, St Paul, Minnesota, 1968 B.A.

Honors and Awards:

  • Listed in Leading American Attorneys
  • Listed in Leading Minnesota Attorneys
  • Super Lawyer, Minnesota Law & Politics, 1995 – Present
  • Top 100 Super Lawyers, Minnesota Law & Politics, 2000 – Present
  • Top 40 Minnesota Alternative Dispute Resolution Neutrals, 2002 – Present
  • Listed in Who’s Who in American Law

Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • Minnesota State Bar Association
  • Ramsey County Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • State Bar of Wisconsin
  • Academy of Certified Trial Lawyers of Minnesota
  • National Board of Trial Advocacy
  • American Board of Trial Advocates

Past Employment Positions:

  • Hamline University Law School, Legal Writing Assistant, 1974 – 1975


  • German

Free Initial Consultation • Free Parking • Handicapped Accessible

With offices in Eagan, Minnesota, attorney James F. Dunn serves clients in the communities of St. Paul, Minneapolis, Apple Valley, Inver Grove Heights, Mendota Heights, Woodbury, West St. Paul, and Bloomington, as well as residents of Dakota County, Hennepin County, Washington County, and Ramsey County, Minnesota, and Douglas County in western Wisconsin.

The Law Office of James F. Dunn, P.A.
180 Grand Oak Office Center I
860 Blue Gentian Road
Eagan, MN 55121
Phone Number: (651) 365-5118
Fax: (651) 365-1166
Email us: