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News & Updates by Meshbesher & Spence Lawyers

Our diverse team of lawyers offer their expert advice, share medical alerts, legal tips, and insights—in order to keep you informed and be your best resource when you need it most. We aim to provide as much useful, detailed news on current events related to the legal industry, however it is not a replacement for personalized legal advice. If you have a question or want further information, contact a lawyer at Meshbesher & Spence directly.

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Myon Burrells Attorney, Dan Guerrero, Discusses Fight for Freedom in Wrongful Conviction

In a momentous decision, the Minnesota Pardon Board commuted the life sentence of Meshbesher & Spence client, Myon Burrell. Governor Tim Walz and Attorney General Keith Ellison authorized the Commissioner of Corrections to release Myon immediately.

Mayo Clinic Privacy Breach

On October 7, 2020, Mayo Clinic in Rochester revealed that a former healthcare employee had accessed private health information of 1,614 patients without any legitimate reason for doing so.

Top 100 Civil Plaintiff Trial Lawyer in Minnesota

The National Trial Lawyers is pleased to announce that James Sheehy of Meshbesher & Spence- Minneapolis in Minneapolis has been re-selected as a Top 100 Civil Plaintiff Trial Lawyer in MN after his first year as an exceptionally respected member.

Legal Considerations for Pet Owners

Pet ownership comes with risk and responsibilities. Educate yourself about potential liabilities pets bring, so you and your furry friend can stay safe.

5 Tips for Traveling Safely Over Spring Break

A 2020 survey showed that one-in-four adults ages 18 and older plan on traveling for spring break this year. At worst, most will only suffer a bad case of sunburn, but travelers should be aware of the hidden dangers they may face on spring break.

Ice Fishing Safety Tips

Ice fishing is a favorite past time in Minnesota, but it needs to be done with safety in mind. Follow these tips this winter when you’re out on the ice.

8 Steps To Take If You Are In A Car Accident

Safety is first and foremost. Turn on your vehicle’s hazard lights and get to a safe place. If your vehicle is driveable, carefully move it out of traffic.

How To Keep Safe On The Road This Holiday Season

Millions of drivers will hit the road this Holiday Season. The high traffic and holiday season present an increased risk for car accidents. If you’re venturing out for the holiday, take these tips to heart and keep you and your family safe on the road.

Honors and Awards

As a top priority to be an informed advocate for our clients, we are constantly engaging in continuing education and networks founded in best practices, yet pushing for future progress. To be recognized for the work we do on behalf of our clients is an unmatched honor. Thank you to the legal community and our peers for your recognition and support.