Attorney Awards

We are very proud of the awards we have received over the years. However, the best reward is knowing that we secured the best possible result for each and every one of our clients. 

Richard J. Schroeder

Minnesota and Wisconsin Accident & Injury Lawyer

Richard J. Schroeder, Minnesota Injury Lawyer

Richard (Rick) J. Schroeder graduated cum laude from Hamline University School of Law and has been practicing law for over 22 years.

He is licensed in Minnesota, Wisconsin and Georgia and focuses his practice on helping injured people recover the compensation they are entitled to after an accident or other injury.

Rick has litigated cases with some of the best trial lawyers in the country and has represented clients throughout the United States. He has handled cases in sixteen different states including Wisconsin, Illinois, Iowa, North and South Dakota and more.

A former insurance claims adjuster, Mr. Schroeder is frequently selected to arbitrate insurance disputes. Rick is also an avid motorcyclist and a member of the Street Legal Motorcycle Club. A fair number of his clients are people who have been injured in motorcycle accidents and are working through the recovery process with the insurance company.

Rick likes to stay involved in all levels of the legal community. He frequently lectures on Bad Faith insurance law and consumer law in Wisconsin and Minnesota. He has also served as a judge for the National Mock Trial and Moot Court competitions.

Mr. Schroeder is an active member of the Minnesota, Wisconsin and American trial lawyers associations. He has been selected by Who's Who in Personal Injury Law for four consecutive years from 2006 through 2010 and was also named one of the top 40 Workers' Compensation lawyers in Minnesota.

Former clients stay in touch with Rick and his law firm staff, which we attribute to a sincere commitment and personal approach to how each case is handled. In 2015, Mr. Schroeder and his professionalism was cited in the acknowledgements of a book written by a criminal defense attorney colleague.

Mr. Schroeder lives in Hugo, Minnesota. He enjoys motorcycling, boxing, exercise and classic cars.

Professional Licenses and Certificates

  • Minnesota
  • Wisconsin 
  • Georgia

Professional Memberships

  • AAA Certified Insurance Claims Arbitrator Member
  • Minnesota and Wisconsin State Bar Associations
  • American Association for Justice
  • American Bar Association
  • Minnesota Association for Justice 
  • Wisconsin Association for Justice

Industry Honors and Recognition

  • Selected by Minnesota Law & Politics Magazine as Who's Who in Personal Injury Law, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009 and in 2010.
  • Selected by Minnesota Law & Politics Magazine as Who's Who in Workers Compensation in Minnesota, 2009
  • Nominated Super Lawyer® (MN) 2006 & 2007
  • Selected Super Lawyer® (MN) 2008 - 2016