Date: Jan 29, 2016
Meagher & Geer Partner and Appellate practice group head, Kate McBride, is featured in the January 2016 edition of Minnesota Insurance. The article summarizes the decision in Schroeder v. Western National Ins. Co., 865 N.W.2d 66 (Minn. 2015), the court held that Minnesota’s No Fault Act allows an injured person who is the primary household manager to recover the reasonable value of replacement household services, regardless of whether the services where actually replaced. Read the full article here.
Kate focuses her practice on appellate law and complex motions – especially those involving litigation issues, professional liability, insurance coverage, and other areas in which the firm maintains a trial practice. She is head of the firm’s appellate practice group and has handled more than 130 state and federal appeals.
There are 80 lawyers at Meagher & Geer, practicing in more than 20 areas. Founded in Minneapolis in 1929, with additional offices in Phoenix, AZ and Bismarck, ND, Meagher & Geer has earned a reputation as one of the country’s leading litigation defense and insurance coverage firms, receiving assignments from more than 125 U.S. insurance companies, and often from insurers based in London, Canada and Bermuda. The firm regularly represents businesses of all sizes, public entities, non-profit organizations, and individuals.
The firm’s attorneys are licensed in many states, including Arizona, California, Georgia, Iowa, Illinois, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Virginia, and Wisconsin. Meagher & Geer lawyers have been awarded high rankings in Chambers USA, Martindale, and U.S. News – Best Lawyers®. The firm tries cases, having taken more than 200 cases to verdict in the recent past. The firm has handled even more appeals.Back to Articles