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One of Minnesota's largest counties, Dakota County was at one time the center of all activity for Minnesota. Dakota County occupied a highly strategic point along the confluence of the Mississippi and Minnesota Rivers. Although the center of power in Minnesota later shifted to Minneapolis and St. Paul, the suburbanization of American after World War II again brought new residents and importance to Dakota County.
Dakota County lawyers can assist you with any legal issue you may be facing. These include personal injury, bankruptcy, real estate transactions, criminal defense, and many more.
Lawyers in Dakota County were recently able to secure a $54 million settlement for their clients against a national retail chain. The store was sued due to various allegations of employee abuse, such as refusing to pay overtime and illegally cutting employee break time.
Most cases in Dakota County begin in the Dakota County Court system of Minnesota's First Judicial District. Handling over 200,000 cases per year in a seven county area, the First Judicial District is one of Minnesota's busiest.
You will want to retain an attorney who knows how to deal with your legal issue and navigate the Dakota County Courts. LegalMatch.com is your best resource to make sure you hire a pre-screened attorney in Dakota County. Our service will match you to a local Dakota County lawyer who is bar certified, free of charge.
For more on the law of Dakota County and Minnesota, visit the following websites: