Firm News

September 29, 2014 Workers’ Compensation Group Active At NWCDN Fall Conference in Chicago

Several members of the Cousineau McGuire Workers’ Compensation practice group were active at the recent National Workers’ Compensation Defense Network (NWCDN) Fall Conference in Chicago on September 25, 2014. Shareholder Thomas Kieselbach served as moderator during a morning session workshop called “Predicting the Future (It Is...

September 24, 2014 Waldhauser Featured in August Issue of Minnesota Insurance

The August 2014 issue of Minnesota Insurance magazine featured an article about Firm President Jim Waldhauser’s work with the Minnesota Vikings. Waldhauser, a member of the NFL Safety Committee, discussed resolving a workers’ compensation matter with a former Vikings player. More information can be found on...

August 27, 2014 Congratulations to Cousineau McGuire 2014 Best Lawyers

Cousineau McGuire is proud to announce that seven of its attorneys are recognized in the 2014 Best Lawyers® list. Since 2010, U.S. News® and Best Lawyers®, the leading survey of lawyers worldwide, have ranked nearly 10,000 firms in 119 practice areas in 177 metropolitan areas...

July 7, 2014 Congratulations to Cousineau McGuire 2014 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Cousineau McGuire is proud to announce that eight of its attorneys are recognized in the 2014 Super Lawyers® list. The selection process involves a statewide nomination process with peer review by practice area and independent research. Only five percent of the attorneys in Minnesota are...

May 31, 2014 Fitzgerald Serves As Panel Member At Workers’ Compensation Symposium

Jennifer Fitzgerald, Cousineau McGuire shareholder, served on an interactive panel at the 2014 Minnesota Workers’ Compensation Symposium on Wednesday, May 14th at the Minneapolis Marriott Northwest. The panel was titled “The Price Is Right” and featured several industry leading experts in the area of workers’ compensation....

February 27, 2014 Kieselbach and Coleman Continue Teaching Legacy at William Mitchell

Tom Kieselbach and Tom Coleman, both shareholders in the Workers’ Compensation Group at Cousineau McGuire, continue their teaching legacy again this spring at the William Mitchell College of Law in Saint Paul, Minnesota. The two are co-instructors for a two credit class titled “Workers’ Compensation”. Sharing...

January 6, 2014 Cousineau McGuire Featured in December Issue of Minnesota Insurance

In its December 2013 issue, Minnesota Insurance magazine recognized the 65th anniversary of Cousineau McGuire and interviewed firm President Jim Waldhauser. Crediting the firm’s tradition of stability, Waldhauser talked about the importance of steady growth. “An increase in size that is too sudden or too extreme...

September 11, 2013 Teel Earns Medicare Certification

Whitney L. Teel has earned the designation as a Certified Medicare Secondary Payer Professional (CMSP). Whitney earned this designation by demonstrating a high level of knowledge in the area of Medicare Secondary Payer Act Compliance. The CMSP credential is designed to identify those professionals who work...

July 10, 2013 Congratulations to Cousineau Attorneys Listed in Super Lawyers & Rising Stars

Seven attorneys at Cousineau McGuire have been selected for inclusion in the 2014 edition of Best Lawyers in America®: Thomas F. Coleman Workers' Compensation Defense Thomas P. Kieselbach, Workers' Compensation Defense Mark A. Kleinschmidt, Workers' Compensation Defense Andrea E. Reisbord, Insurance Law Richard W. Schmidt, Workers' Compensation Defense James R. Waldhauser,...

June 24, 2013 Cousineau McGuire’s Annual Workers’ Compensation Seminar

Join our firm's Workers' Compensation attorneys for a seminar and post event reception they are hosting on August 23. Seating is limited! An application for continuing education for adjusters will be submitted. Topics will include: Medicare, case law update, penalties, new law, arising out of and...

June 11, 2013 Natl. Workers’ Compensation Defense Network’s Conference Scheduled

Tom Kieselbach and Tom Coleman will be attending the October 17 conference hosted by the National Workers' Compensation Defense Network (NWCDN). They just returned from the event most recently hosted in Denver. NWCDN hosts two events - typically in June and October. The upcoming conference on...

May 13, 2013 Kinney Presenting at Workers’ Compensation Conference

May 13, 2013 Lisa Kinney will be speaking on a panel that will address Pain Management at the 2013 Workers’ Compensation Conference hosted by the Claims & Litigation Management Alliance on July 12 in Chicago. She will be presenting alongside Julie Fortune, Chief Claim Office of...

April 10, 2013 Minnesota Workers’ Compensation Symposium

April 10, 2013 Thomas Kieselbach is speaking on a panel at this year's Minnesota Workers' Compensation Symposium. He will be joined by others from SECURA Insurance and US Bank discussing Run Away Litigation Cost. Cousineau McGuire will also be exhibiting at the event which draws hundreds of...

February 20, 2013 Kleinschmidt to Speak at Workers’ Compensation Institute

The 28th Annual Workers’ Compensation Institute will be held on April 19 & 20 at the Minnesota CLE Conference Center. This content rich event will feature sessions on significant cases, legislative changes, updates from OAH and DOLI, workplace violence, aging workforce, and more subjects covered...