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Sean M. Abernathy

Associate Attorney

Phone: 763-252-6365
Fax: 763-591-9202
sabernathy@brownandcarlson.com

V-CARD

 

  • Workers’ Compensation 80%
  • Employment & Labor 10%
  • Personal Injury Defense 10%

Team Members
Paralegal
Linda K. Brickley
763-253-0155
lbrickley@brownandcarlson.com

Administrative Assistant
LeeAnn Loesch
763-253-0161
lloesch@brownandcarlson.com

Experience

Mr. Abernathy joined Brown & Carlson September, 2015.  Sean received his Bachelors of Arts from St. John’s University and J.D. from the University of St. Thomas School of Law in 2010.  He also attended the DePaul University College of Law as a visiting student.  He practices in the area of workers’ compensation defense, and general litigation.  Prior to joining the firm, Sean worked in Chicago, focusing his practice on the defense of high value and complex workers’ compensation claims for large multi-national and self-insured employers.  Outside the office, Sean spends as much time as possible enjoying life with friends and family.  He also enjoys a number of hobbies including cycling, home brewing, golf, woodworking and traveling.

Education

St. John’s University, B.A. 2006; Dean’s List, Dean’s Scholarship Recipient, Honors Progam, OIKOS Economic Honors Society DePaul University College of Law, Visiting Student, 2009/2010 University of St. Thomas School of Law, J.D. 2010; Moot Court Team Member, Merit Scholarship Recipient

Bar Admissions

Wisconsin, 2018
Minnesota, 2012
Illinois, 2010
United States District Court
Northern District of Illinois, 2010

Memberships

Minnesota State Bar Association
Illinois Bar Association
Illinois Workers’ Compensation Lawyers Association