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Steven J. Kirsch, Mediator, Saint Paul, Minnesota.

Steven J. Kirsch

Larson King, LLP
30 East Seventh Street
Suite 2800
Saint Paul, MN, 55101
Tel: (651) 312-6519
Fax: (651) 312-6615
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Recognized to Minnesota Chapter for Mediation Other ADR Services: Discovery Referee, Early Neutral Evaluation, Med-Arb, Mini-Trial Judge, Special Master
  • Practice Commenced: 2000
  • Total Mediations (as of Apr 2020): 1200
  • Total Arbitrations (as of Apr 2020): 100
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In the past 20 years Steve has mediated and arbitrated over 1300 cases.  He has been appointed Special Master in the I35 W Bridge Collapse Case by two Chief Justices of the Minnesota Supreme Court.  He has also been appointed mediator and special master by dozens of Judges over the years.

Steve primarily deals with complex civil litigation covering toxic torts, products liability, business litigation and arbitrates multi-party settlements for allocation of damages.

Steve has tried over 60 jury trials to verdict. He has also tried over 25 court trials.

Case Experience

  • Appellate
  • Automotive
  • Class Actions
  • Commercial/Business
  • Employment
  • Environmental
  • Health Care
  • Insurance
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Medical Devices
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Nursing Homes
  • Personal Injury
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Premises Liability
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Professional Negligence
  • Property Damage
  • Torts
  • Wrongful Death


  • Hamline University School of Law, J.D., 1976, Summa Cum Laude - Silver Gavel Society
  • University of Missouri, B.A., 1973

Memberships & Affiliations

  • American College of Trial Lawyers (Minnesota Chapter President, 2003-2004)
  • American Board of Trial Advocates (President, Minnesota Chapter, 2004)
  • International Society of Barristers, Fellow
  • DRI, Defense Research Institute
  • Minnesota State Bar Association

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