PEARSON LAW OFFICE
Experience + Common Sense 
 
 
 
 

CURRICULUM VITAE FOR TODD C. PEARSON, ESQ.


LEGAL EXPERIENCE

Dorsey & Whitney LLP
♦ Of Counsel, Associate
♦ Commercial litigation and financing transactions
♦ 2001 - 2011; 1994 - 1997

Pearson Law Office
♦ Owner
♦ Commercial litigation and business transactions
♦ 2011 to present; 1997 - 2001

United States District Court for District of Minnesota
♦ Law Clerk to District Judge Harry H. MacLaughlin
♦ 1992-1994

EDUCATION

University of Minnesota Law School (J.D. 1992)
♦ Law Review (Articles Editor); Order of the Coif; Magna Cum Laude

University of Pennsylvania (M.G.A. 1989)
♦ Fels Scholar; Meyerson Scholar

George Washington University (B.A. 1987)
♦ International Affairs
♦ Full-time internship - U.S. Department of State (Top Secret clearance)

COURT ADMISSIONS

  • The Supreme Court of the United States, the United States Courts of Appeals for the First, Second, Sixth, Seventh, Eighth, and Eleventh Circuits, the United States District Courts for the Districts of Minnesota, the Eastern District of Wisconsin, and the Eastern District of Michigan, and the State Courts of Minnesota

PUBLICATION

  • Limiting Lender Liability: The Trend Toward Written Credit Agreement Statutes, 75 Minn. L. Rev. 295 (1991) (cited in numerous published decisions)

COMMUNITY

  • Planning Commissioner, City of Wayzata (2012-2014)
  • Charter Commissioner, City of Wayzata (2012-2015)
  • Member, Wayzata Community Church
  • Member, Excelsior-Lake Minnetonka Chamber of Commerce

PERSONAL

  • Wayzata resident (14 years)
  • Married (22 years); two children (16, 14)
  • Interests: Golf, running (3 marathons completed), history, politics, dogs