Kenneth White – Mankato Personal Injury Lawyer

Kenneth White

Law Office of Kenneth R. White, P.C.

(507) 345-8811

(507) 345-5020

212 Madison Avenue
Suite 200
Mankato , MN 56001

Saturday – Sunday Closed

Kenneth White

Law Office of Kenneth R. White, P.C.

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Firm Summary

The Law Office of Kenneth R. White focuses on civil litigation, emphasizing appellate practice, insurance coverage, personal injury, employment law, and other litigation related matters. Mr. White handles appeals in all areas of the law. Much of this work comes from referrals from other attorneys. In addition, Mr. White advises area businesses on employment and other issues. From April 1, 2005 through December 31, 2010, Mr. White served as an Assistant Nicollet County Attorney with an emphasis on felony drug prosecution, including sitting on the Nicollet County Drug Court Team.

Practice Areas
Appellate Law
Civil Litigation
Employment Law
Insurance Coverage
Insurance Defense
Personal Injury
Professional Liability

University of Minnesota Law School, Minneapolis, Minnesota
J.D. – 1982
Honors: cum laude
Carleton College, Northfield, Minnesota
B.A. – 1979
Honors: cum laude
Major: Political Science
Bar Admissions
Minnesota, 1982
Minnesota Supreme Court, 1982
U.S. District Court District of Minnesota, 1986
U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 1990
Supreme Court of the United States of America, 1995

Published Works
Co-Editor, Minnesota State District Court Civil Deskbook, Minnesota Continuing Legal Education, First Edition, 2009; Second Edition, 2011; Third Edition, 2014.
ABA Tort and Insurance Practice Section: Kenneth R. White, Recent Developments in Federal Appellate Advocacy, 33 Tort & Insurance Law Journal 429 (1998).

Representative Cases
In re Ince, 847 N.W.2d 13 (Minn. 2014).
Babinski v. American Family Ins. Group, 569 F.3d 349 (8th Cir. 2009).
Millenkamp v. Davisco Foods Intern., Inc., 562 F.3d 971 (9th Cir. 2009).
Osborne v. Twin Town Bowl, 749 N.W.2d 367 (Minn. 2008).
State v. Joshua Johnson, 744 N.W.2d 376 (Minn. 2008).
Stringer v. Minnesota Vikings Football Club, LLC, 705 N.W.2d 706 (Minn. 2005).
Robert W. Carlstrom Co. v. German Evangelical Lutheran, 662 N.W.2d 163 (Minn. App. 2003).
Lickteig v. Alderson, Ondov, Leonard & Sween, P.A., 556 N.W.2d 557 (Minn. 1996).
O’Malley v. Ulland Bros., 549 N.W.2d 889 (Minn. 1996).
West Bend Mut. Ins. Co. v. Milwaukee Mut. Ins. Co., 384 N.W.2d 877 (Minn. 1986).

Professional Associations
American Bar Association, 1982 to 2004
Program Committee Chair: Year 2000 Annual Meeting, 1982 to Present
Sixth District Bar Association, 1983 to Present
Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association, 1985 to 2012
Current Employment Position

“AV” rating from Martindale-Hubbell, Inc, 1987-present
“SuperLawyer” designation from Minnesota Law & Politics: August 2001; August 2002; August 2003; August 2004; August 2005; August 2006; August 2011; August 2012; August 2013; August 2014; August 2015; August 2016; August 2017; August 2018; August 2019;
One of the Top Appellate Lawyers in Minnesota: October 2002; October 2003; October 2004; October 2005; October 2006; August 2011; August 2012; August 2013; August 2014
“Top Attorneys in Minnesota” from Twin Cities Business/Mpls St.Paul Magazine: August 2011; August 2012; August 2013; August 2014
“The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Trial Lawyers”: 2013
Global Who’s Who “Top Lawyers”: 2014
Classes & Seminars
Adjunct Professor of Legal Writing; August 2004 to May 2008 and January 2012-Present, University of St. Thomas School of Law
Instructor Maynard Pirsig Moot Court: August 1998-May 1999, University of Minnesota Law School