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 86th Avenue N., Maple Grove, MN 55369

763-315-4548 or toll-free: 877-817-4816

Todd E. Gadtke

TODD E. GADTKE BIO

Todd focuses his practice in representing consumers with defective vehicles (“lemon law” claims) and serious personal injury claims.  After receiving his law degree, he began working for a large Minneapolis law firm representing major auto manufacturers in lemon law and personal injury claims.  In 2000, Todd began representing only consumers and injured people.  In 2002, he began his own law practice. He has tried many cases to jury verdicts and has argued cases before the Minnesota Supreme Court, the Minnesota Court of Appeals, and the 8th Circuit Court of Appeals.  Todd has successfully handled in excess of 2,000 cases against major auto manufacturers.  Recently, he successfully represented a young widow and mother of two in a complex construction accident wrongful death case.  Todd has authored articles on consumer protection litigation and has been a guest speaker on consumers’ rights at continuing education courses given by the Minnesota Association of Justice and Lorman Educational Services.  Todd was also on the faculty of ProSource Educational Services where he taught lemon law courses.  He has repeatedly been a guest speaker on WCCO radio to discuss consumer protection laws.  Todd is a graduate of the University of St. Thomas (B.A., 1993) and William Mitchell College of Law (J.D., 1997).  He is licensed to practice law in Minnesota state and federal court as well as Wisconsin state court.  Todd is a member of the Minnesota Association of Justice, the Minnesota State Bar Association, the Hennepin County Bar Association, the Wisconsin State Bar Association, and The National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers.  He is married and has two children. 

EDUCATION

University of St. Thomas (B.A. 1993)

William Mitchell College of Law (J.D., cum laude, 1997)

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

Minnesota Association of Justice

Minnesota State Bar Association

Hennepin County Bar Association

Wisconsin State Bar Association

AWARDS

Peer recognized repeatedly as a Rising Star Attorney by Minnesota Law and Politics and Mpls/St. Paul Magazine

BAR ADMISSIONS

Minnesota State Bar (1999)
U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota (1998)

Wisconsin State Bar (2005)