Chad grew up in the west suburbs of Minneapolis, Minnesota. He attended Hamline University, graduating in 1976 with a Bachelor of Arts. He attended the University of Iowa College of Law and graduated with honors in 1979. Prior to joining Reynolds and Kenline he clerked for the United States Attorney’s Office in Minneapolis, and the Minnesota Attorney General’s Office in St. Paul. He has been with Reynolds and Kenline since 1980 and has been a partner since 1984.
PRACTICE AREAS: Chad’s primary emphasis in practice is in the are of securing claimant’s rights. On behalf of injured workers, accident victims, and wronged employees, he has secured many sizeable awards, through verdicts and settlements, in the areas of worker compensation, wrongful death, motor vehicle accidents, employment and discrimination law, civil rights, and disability law. Beyond these primary areas, Chad also practices in the areas of estate planning, and real estate, probate, and corporate law.
BAR ADMISSIONS: Minnesota Bar, 1979; Iowa Bar, 1980; U.S. District Court Northern District of Iowa, 1980; U.S. District Court Southern District of Iowa, 1981; U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit, 1988; U.S. Court of Claims, 1990.
PROFESSIONAL INVOLVEMENT: Member of The Iowa Association for Justice, The American Association for Justice, The American Bar Association (Labor and Employment Law Section), and the Dubuque County Bar Association.