Philip R. Reitan

Philip R. Reitan

Founder
Location:
Chaska, Minnesota
Phone:
952-448-2800
Fax:
952-448-2823
Email:

Philip R. Reitan has been representing the injured and disabled people of southern Minnesota for the past 30 years. He is certified as a Board Certified Civil Trial Specialist by the Minnesota State Bar Association. Mr. Reitan limits his practice to helping the injured and disabled with their personal injury claims, workers’ compensation needs, and social security disability appeals. He fights to collect benefits and damages for those who are injured and disabled.

Mr. Reitan is a past-president of the Sixth District Bar Association. He is a member of the Academy of Certified Trial Lawyers of Minnesota, the National Organization of Social Security Representatives, and is an arbitrator for the American Arbitration Association. Mr. Reitan has also lectured to attorneys throughout the state and nation.

Mr. Reitan handles personal injury actions, workers’ compensation claims, and social security appeals on a contingent fee basis. That means you never pay for his services until he collects money for you. In addition, he wants to discuss your claim with you without any obligation from you.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Social Security Disability

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Board Certified Civil Trial Specialist, Minnesota State Bar Association
  • Board Certified Civil Trial Specialist in Social Security Law
  • Board Certified Civil Trial Specialists in Worker's Compensation Law

Bar Admissions

  • Minnesota, 1975
  • U.S. District Court District of Minnesota
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit

Education

  • California Western School of Law, San Diego, California
    • J.D. cum laude - 1975
  • University of Southern California
    • B.A. - 1972
    • Major: Political Science

Honors and Awards

  • Member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum for attorneys with verdicts and settlements greater than $1 Million dollars
  • Designated as a Minnesota Super Lawyer as listed in Minnesota Law & Politics, Twin Cities Business, and Mpls St. Paul Magazine, 2008 - Present
  • Designated as a Minnesota Super Lawyer as listed in Minnesota Law & Politics, Twin Cities Business, and Mpls St. Paul Magazine, 2011 - Present
  • Designated as a Minnesota Super Lawyer as listed in Minnesota Law & Politics, Twin Cities Business, and Mpls St. Paul Magazine, 2012 - Present
  • Designated as a Minnesota Super Lawyer as listed in Minnesota Law & Politics, Twin Cities Business, and Mpls St. Paul Magazine, 2013 - Present
  • Named one of the Top 100 Plaintiff’s Trial Lawyers in the State of Minnesota by The National Trial Lawyers, 2013 - Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Sixth District Bar Association, Past-President
  • Academy of Certified Trial Lawyers of Minnesota, Member
  • National Organization of Social Security Representatives, Member
  • American Arbitration Association, Arbitrator