Amy Weisgram
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Amy Weisgram

Associate
weisgram.amy@dorsey.com

Overview

Amy helps clients achieve their goals and favorable litigation outcomes through clear communication, sound strategy, and results-oriented advocacy.

Amy represents clients in a variety of practice areas, paying close attention to the specific needs of the organization.

Amy’s Federal Indian Law practice involves representing tribal governments, tribal economic development corporations, and entities doing business with tribes. She has experience in tribal matters involving treaty rights, contract disputes, policy development, federal funding, and commercial leasing. In addition to Federal Indian Law, Amy’s practice also includes a broad spectrum of commercial litigation matters.

Amy is known for being a creative, thorough, and zealous advocate in and out of the courtroom. Her experience in education also brings a unique skillset which serves clients well.

Amy’s interests outside of the office include cooking, running, backcountry camping, and cheering on the athletes in her family.

Education & Admissions

Mitchell Hamline School of Law (J.D., 2017), cum laude, Public Service Award

University of St. Thomas (M.A.)

St. Olaf College (B.A., Economics)

Admissions

  • Minnesota
  • U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota
  • Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe
  • Grand Traverse Band Tribal Court

Clerkships

  • Second Judicial District Minnesota, Judicial Law Clerk, 2017-2018

Experience

Representative Experience

Amy has represented multiple clients in all stages of litigation in and out of the courtroom.

Professional & Civic

Professional Achievements

  • Clinical Adjunct Professor, Mitchell Hamline School of Law
  • Volunteer, Election Protection
  • Board of Directors, Minnesota Youth Symphonies
  • Student Mentor, Minnesota Women Lawyers
Amy Weisgram