Burns Law

Burns Law

Firm Summary No fees charged unless we secure a recovery for you. We only represent injured people and not insurance companies. Call today!

Firm Overview

Patrick Burns focuses his practice on ADR and civil litigation. He is licensed to practice law in Minnesota, Wisconsin, North Dakota and South Dakota and is peer-review rated AV Preeminent in Martindale-Hubbell.

Patrick represents individuals, businesses and non-profits with issues ranging from personal injury, employment and consumer matters to franchise, commercial and contract matters. In addition to being a practicing mediator and arbitrator, he has extensive experience representing parties in mediation and arbitration, and formerly served as vice president of the American Arbitration Association in Minneapolis.
Main Office

Main Office
1624 Harmon Place, Suite 300
Minneapolis  MN  55403

  • (612) 877-6400
  • (612) 486-5537

Office Information

Emergency After Hours


Languages Spoken

Hispanic, Somali and other languages accomodated

Auto Accident
We assist injured people only. We do not represent any insurance companies.
Top rated lawyer licensed in Minnesota, South Dakota, North Dakota and Wisconsin. If you call us, you will speak with a lawyer and not a paralegal or legal assistant.
Personal Injury
We assist people in the Midwest with all types of injuries and accidents.
Committed to personal service and helping injured people. No fee if no recovery. Call today to speak with a lawyer.
Medical Malpractice

Patrick Burns

Patrick Burns focuses his practice on dispute resolution and civil litigation. He is licensed to practice law in Minnesota, Wisconsin, North Dakota and South Dakota. Patrick was recognized as a "2015 Minnesota Lawyer of the Year" by Minnesota Lawyer magazine.
He was also recognized as a Super Lawyer for ADR and litigation every year 2014 through 2018 by The Twin Cities Business Journal. Minnesota Lawyer named Patrick one of 20 "Up and Coming Attorneys" in the state in 2007, and in 2010 he was named a "Rising Star" in ADR and litigation by Minnesota Law & Politics. Patrick is an active mediator and arbitrator who serves on the American Arbitration Association's (AAA) national and international panels of mediators and arbitrators. He was formerly vice president of the Minneapolis office of the American Arbitration Association and served on active duty as an officer and trial lawyer in the Army JAG Corps. Patrick earned B.S., M.P.A. and J.D. degrees from the University of South Dakota. Patrick was formerly the chair of the Minnesota State Bar Association's 400 member Alternative Dispute Resolution Section. He also has an LL.M in Dispute Resolution from the Pepperdine School of Law in Malibu, California.

  • Bar Number: 0334054
    Minnesota , 2004
  • Bar Number: 1050222
    Wisconsin , 2004
  • Bar Number: 08489
    North Dakota , 2016
  • Bar Number: 3118
    South Dakota , 2000
  • University of South Dakota
    JD and MPA , 2000
  • University of South Dakota
    B.S. Philosophy and Speech Communication , 1993
  • Judge Advocate General's School of the Army
    Graduate , 2001
  • Pepperdine University School of Law
    LL.M , 2015

Patrick Burns

Patrick Burns