Current Openings

Business Litigation Associate


This posting is for our Business Litigation Attorney opening, with a focus in Bankruptcy and Creditor Remedies, in our Minneapolis office’s Business Litigation Group


Founded in 1965, Messerli Kramer is a top-20 law firm in Minnesota, with offices in Minneapolis, St. Paul and Plymouth, along with satellite offices in Denver, Milwaukee and Omaha. We have a well-earned reputation within the business community of providing sound, reasoned and comprehensive legal advice. With an emphasis on building lasting relationships with our clients, our attorneys take the time to listen and understand legal issues within the larger framework of a client’s business as a whole. Known for our dedication and responsiveness, our attorneys and staff are focused on finding pragmatic solutions and producing remarkable results for our clients.

Messerli Kramer serves individuals and businesses through three unique, yet complementary divisions. We represent a variety of clients across a series of practice groups: Banking and Finance, Business Litigation, Corporate and Estate Planning, Commercial Real Estate and Family Law. This Business Litigation Attorney position will be housed in our renowned Business Litigation Group, and it will focus largely on bankruptcy and creditor remedies.

Position Details

We are looking for an experienced Business Litigation Attorney with a blended background in both bankruptcy and creditor remedies to join our Litigation department. The successful candidate must have an exceptional background in bankruptcy, creditor remedies, and commercial/business litigation. Must have strong legal research, writing, and critical thinking ability; excellent verbal and written advocacy at motion hearings and trial; and the capacity to organize, prioritize, and multi-task. Must have a minimum of five (5) years bankruptcy, creditor remedies, and commercial litigation experience, with the ability to focus on business development success.


  • Five years of experience with dealing with complex business litigation with an emphasis in bankruptcy, creditor remedies, and business matters in bankruptcy, federal and state court actions
  • Experience representing financial institutions regarding bankruptcy and creditor rights remedies disputes, recovering funds and assets.
  • Experience and advocacy in the bankruptcy courts and proficiency with the bankruptcy code and rules.
  • Experience conducting discovery, including written discovery and depositions discovery
  • Experience mediating and negotiating workouts and case settlements
  • Prepare pleadings, motions, briefs and other legal documents
  • Must have very strong legal writing and analytical analytical skills


We offer a comprehensive salary, benefits, and the opportunity to work with commensurate professionals who are experts in their field. We are looking for excellent attorneys who are self-starters, entrepreneurial, and detail oriented.


If you are a motivated and talented attorney who is looking for a new opportunity, please apply via the direct link available here.


Messerli Kramer is fully committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. It is the policy of Messerli Kramer to provide equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, military status, veteran status, age, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability or any other protected status.