Meet Minneapolis Civil Litigation Attorney Michael Ciresi
What did Solly Robins teach you about being a lawyer?
What about the firm's private foundation?
What are Mike Ciresi’s rules? How do you approach cross-examination?
Founding Partners' Experience
What was it like trying a case in front of Judge Miles Lord?
Who have been some of the best lawyers you've faced in your career?
Was it a departure for you to represent a big company in Kraft Foods v. Starbucks?
Can you tell us about the RKMC Foundation for Children?
Dreams of Becoming a Successful Lawyer
How would you compare doing battle in an arbitration setting compared to a courtroom in front of a jury?
What is your response to Judge Lord's critics?
How Do You Deal With Nerves?
How do you maintain focus and energy every moment in a trial that lasts over 15 weeks?
What advice would you have for someone coming out of law school who wants to be a trial lawyer?
What was the central dispute in Kraft Foods v. Starbucks?
What was the biggest challenge for you in this case?
Can you describe the most exciting moment for your team in the discovery process?
Was it odd for you to take on the cause of a former opponent?
Do you remember when you thought you could be a trial lawyer?