Born: Wadena, Minnesota, January 28, 1954
Education: Concordia College, B.A., summa cum laude, 1976, William Mitchell College of Law, J.D., 1980
Paul R. Oppegard practices the following areas of law: Insurance Defense; Products Liability; Asbestos Claims; Toxic Torts; Civil Litigation; Personal Injury; Environmental; Plaintiff Personal Injury; Construction Defects
Membership: Clay County, Cass County, Minnesota State and American Bar Associations; State Bar Association of North Dakota; Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association; North Dakota Defense Lawyers Association; Defense Research Institute.
Admissions: 1980, Minnesota and North Dakota, U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota, U.S. District Court, District of North Dakota, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit and U.S. Supreme Court
Miscellaneous Information: (Civil Trial Specialist Certified by the Civil Litigation Section, Minnesota State Bar Association) (Certified as a Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy) (Also at Fargo, North Dakota Office)
Listed in Martindale-Hubbell’s Bar Register of Pre-Eminent Lawyers, Paul R. Oppegard is among select lawyers who have earned the AV Peer Review Rating. An AV rating shows that a lawyer has reached the height of professional excellence and is recognized for the highest levels of skill and integrity.