T. James Power is an attorney at Gregerson, Rosow, Johnson & Nilan, Ltd. who primarily practices in the areas of civil litigation, insurance law, municipal law, and business law. Mr. Power routinely represents clients in commercial, insurance coverage, and employment disputes. Mr. Power has extensive experience defending clients in property and casualty, liquor liability, and professional liability claims. Mr. Power also represents and advises small businesses on non-litigation matters such as contracts, leases, corporate formation, and employment-law issues.
Mr. Power is summa cum laude graduate from the University of St. Thomas School of Law. Mr. Power then served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Louise Dovre Bjorkman on the Minnesota Court of Appeals.
Prior to attending law school, Mr. Power received his B.A. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with distinction. After graduating from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Mr. Power taught English in Guadalajara, Mexico, for two years. He is fluent in Spanish.
Education & Admissions
- B.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2007, with Distinction
- J.D., University of St. Thomas School of Law, summa cum laude, 2012
- Minnesota, 2012
- U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota, 2013
- U.S. Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit, 2014
- Meyer v. American Legion Post #270, A16-0216, 2016 WL 7338739 (Minn. App. Dec. 19, 2016) (affirming the district court’s order granting summary judgment and dismissing the claims of six plaintiffs in a dram shop action for failure to provide notice of their claims).
- Coauthor, Accidents Caused by Alcohol Consumption and Vehicular Crimes, Minnesota Motor Vehicle Accident Deskbook (5th Ed. 2017).
- Tearing Down a House of Coupons: CAFA’s Effect on Class Action Settlements, 9 U. St. Thomas L.J. 906 (2012).