Jevon Bindman focuses his work on construction, insurance coverage, and appellate litigation as well as general commercial matters. He has represented Fortune 500 companies and "mom and pop" operations alike to help his clients navigate all phases of the litigation process, from pre-suit negotiations to litigating and resolving claims. He has significant experience in contract disputes, policyholder insurance coverage claims, construction defect and mechanic’s lien claims, and business litigation.
Jevon has significant trial practice experience, having taken complex construction matters to jury verdict. He is skilled in all stages of pre-trial civil litigation, including leveraging written discovery and deposition testimony to improve settlement position, drafting successful dispositive motions to avoid trial risks, and working with expert witnesses. Jevon also regularly prosecutes appeals in the Eighth Circuit as well as in Minnesota appellate courts.
Jevon values pro bono service and regularly volunteers at the Minnesota State Law Library Appeals Clinic. He was a member of the Maslon team who successfully vacated Douglas Tyrone Armstrong's death sentence. Jevon also reversed a criminal conviction in the Court of Appeals on the basis that evidence was obtained in violation of the client's constitutional rights.
Jevon is active in his community and engaged with a range of legal and arts organizations. He is a member of the Minnesota Supreme Court Advisory Committee on the Rules of Evidence, and is active as a speaker and presenter on the topics of evidence and the rules governing federal and Minnesota state courts. Additionally, Jevon is a governing member of the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra and a founder and board member of Arts Roseville, which seeks to advance local arts and creativity.
Before joining Maslon, Jevon served as a law clerk to the Honorable G. Barry Anderson of the Minnesota Supreme Court. Prior to law school he was a middle and high school choir teacher. In his spare time he enjoys singing and performing home renovations.