Lisa Griebel is a
founding partner of Terhaar, Archibald, Pfefferle & Griebel, LLP. She has
extensive experience in construction contracts, law and litigation. Her area of
expertise includes the representation of construction clients in the resolution
of multi-million dollar complex construction disputes, including those involving
insurance and related bond issues.
She has represented owners, contractors and design professionals in state,
federal and appellate courts, as well as in alternative disputes resolution
forums. Her work has included the representation of clients in personal injury
claims, including wrongful death, as well as property damage claims.
Her work as an attorney has also included authoring papers and conducting
seminars related to construction law, contracts and dispute resolution. She has
spoken before a variety of audiences including the Minnesota Defense Lawyers
Association, the Minnesota Trial Lawyers Association, the Minnesota Safety
Council, American Cancer Society, Minnesota Homes for the Aging, as well as has
conducted public continuing education courses and in-house seminars for
contractors and design professionals.
Ms. Griebel has received the Martindale-Hubbell “AV” rating, the highest rating
members of the bar are given. She has repeatedly achieved “Super Lawyer” status
in the area of construction law, as voted by her peers.
She is a trained mediator and arbitrator, and a qualified neutral in accordance
with the State of Minnesota General Rules of Practice.
Minnesota, State Courts 1990; Minnesota Federal Court, 1991; Wisconsin State
Court , 1996; United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit, 2003.
EDUCATION AND TRAINING
William Mitchell College of Law, J.D., summa cum laude, 1990
College of St. Benedict, B.A., magna cum laude, 1983
Qualified Neutral, in accordance with Rule 114, Minnesota General Rules of
American Bar Association, including Forum on the Construction Industry and
Litigation Section; Federal Bar Association; Minnesota State Bar Association,
including its Construction Section and Labor and Employment Sections; and the
Hennepin County Bar Association.