Bryan Freeman is a trial lawyer focusing his practice on insurance coverage and general commercial litigation. He helps business policyholders with complex insurance claims secure the benefits, protection, and dollars their insurance policies are meant to provide. Bryan has helped his policyholder clients recover millions of dollars in insurance proceeds in disputes over coverage for directors and officers, employment practices, product, environmental, and fiduciary liability as well as in litigation over first-party coverage for fidelity and crime loss, property loss, business interruption, and cyber loss. He has been recognized in the insurance coverage category on the Minnesota Super Lawyers lists since 2013.
In his commercial litigation practice, Bryan has broad experience litigating business disputes in federal courts around the country. He's worked on complex class-action defense matters under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) and Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO). He has also defended and successfully tried and arbitrated TCPA, breach of contract, and tort cases.
Before joining Maslon, Bryan served as Judicial Clerk to both the Honorable David Hansen at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit and the Honorable David Minge of the Minnesota Court of Appeals, and he was the chair of the litigation group of a large private law firm. Bryan earned his law degree from the University of Minnesota Law School, where he served as articles editor of the University of Minnesota Journal of International Law in 2006.
Recognized on Minnesota Super Lawyers® list, 2013-2017 (Minnesota Super Lawyers® is a designation given to only 5 percent of Minnesota attorneys each year, based on a selection process that includes the recommendation of peers in the legal profession.)
North Star Lawyer, Minnesota State Bar Association, 2013 (North Star Lawyer is a designation that recognizes members who provide 50 hours or more of pro bono legal services in a calendar year.)