Michael E. Kreun

Michael E. Kreun Partner

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Practice areas

  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Lien Priority Disputes
  • Mortgage Foreclosure
  • Mortgage Fraud Litigation
  • Mortgage Related Litigation
  • Bankruptcy Adversary Proceedings
  • Boundary and Access Disputes
  • Mechanic’s Liens
  • Title Insurance Litigation
  • Creditors’ Rights
  • Commercial Litigation

 

Admitted

  • Minnesota, 2001
  • U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota, 2004

Education

  • J.D., with distinction, University of North Dakota, 2001
  • B.A., cum laude, Moorhead State University, 1998

Professional Associations

  • Minnesota State Bar Association
  • Hennepin County Bar Association, Chair of the Real Property Section, 2014- 2017

Activities/Honors

  • Notes & Trends Contributor to Bench & Bar Magazine, 2007-present
  • Rising Star, 2008, 2009, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 Minnesota Law & Politics

Seminars/Publications

2012 – “Minnesota Boundary Law” – Lorman Education Services
2014 – “2014 Mid-Year Real Property Case Law Update” – Hennepin County Bar Association
2015 – “At the Intersection of Real Property and Bankruptcy” – Hennepin County Bar Association
2015 – “2015 Mid-Year Real Property Case Law Update” – Hennepin County Bar Association
2016 – “2016 Mid-Year Real Property Case Law Update” – Hennepin County Bar Association
“Real Property for Bankruptcy Attorneys” – Hennepin Lawyer, March/April 2017

 

Appellate Cases

  • Timeline, LLC v. Williams Holdings #3, LLC, 698 N.W.2d 181 (Minn. Ct. App. 2005)
  • Wara Real Estate Co., K.S.C.C. v. Wara Real Estate, Inc., 2006 WL 1461028 (Minn. Ct. App. 2006)
  • In re Option One Mortgage Corporation, 2007 WL 823872 (Minn. Ct. App. 2007)
  • In re Option One Mortgage Corporation, 2008 WL 4006797 (Minn. Ct. App. 2008)
  • Citizens State Bank v. Raven Trading Partners, Inc., 786 N.W.2d 274 (Minn. 2010) (amicus curiae for Minnesota Land Title Association)
  • NC Properties, LLC v. Lind, 797 N.W.2d 214 (Minn. Ct. App. 2011)
  • Chamnic Enterprises, LLC v. Colonial Pacific Leasing Corp., 2011 W.L. 1364277 (Minn. Ct. App. 2011)
  • Ruiz v. 1st Fidelity Loan Servicing, LLC, 829 N.W.2d 53 (Minn. 2013) (amici curiae for Minnesota Land Title Association, Minnesota Bankers Association, and the Minnesota Association of Realtors)
  • Geneva JPM 2003-PM1, LLC v. Geneva FSCX I, LLC, 843 N.W.2d 263 (Minn. Ct. App. 2014)