Michael L. Puklich

Michael L. Puklich

Chanhassen, Minnesota

Mic Puklich is a trial lawyer practicing primarily in the areas of employment and business litigation. Mic has successfully represented numerous individuals and corporations in a wide variety of litigation in both Federal and State Courts. Mic has obtained millions of dollars for his clients in both verdicts and settlements. He obtained the largest recovery ever awarded against the Federal Aviation Administration in an employment matter and the largest award in the State of Minnesota for a workers’ compensation retaliation claim.  Mic graduated magna cum laude from William Mitchell College of Law, graduating in the top 10% of his law school class.  He has been named a “Super Lawyer” every year since 2003 and one of the Top 40 employment law attorneys in the State of Minnesota since 2004.

Areas of Practice

  • Employment Litigation
  • Business Litigation
  • Class Action/Mass Torts
  • Criminal Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Minnesota, 1994
  • U.S. Federal Courts
  • North Dakota, 1994


  • William Mitchell College of Law, St. Paul, Minnesota
    • Honors: Magna Cum Laude
  • Moorhead State University

Honors and Awards

  • Superlawyer, Minnesota Law and Politics and Minneapolis/St. Paul Magazine, 2002 - 2012
  • Million Dollar Advocate Forum
  • One of the Top 40 Employment Law Attorneys in Minnesota, Minnesota Law and Politics

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Million Dollar Advocate Forum, Member
  • State and Local Bar Associations
  • Youth Soccer Coach – CC United Soccer Club
  • High School Mock Trial Coach