Chamberlain Law Firm

Chamberlain Law Firm

You can trust in the knowledge, integrity and experience of the attorneys at Chamberlain Law Firm. Each of us commits to providing every client with the individual, dedicated service you deserve.

Firm Overview

One of our core competencies is business transactional work, which typically involves planning, advising, when you are purchasing a business.

We also assist our clients with dispute resolution. That means everything from communicating with an opposing party or its attorneys, to negotiating, preparing and filing court documents, evidence, and then in court if necessary.

What differentiates us from other firms is the combination of our experience in handling business transactions as well as resolving disputes. Our dispute-resolution experience guides us in structuring transactions to avoid potential conflict, and our transactional experience helps us understand root causes of disputes as they arise.

We provide steady guidance through challenging situations, and we work as efficiently as we can to help you obtain a resolution.

Further, we treat the legal system with the highest respect, and we make sure everyone who comes in to our office is treated with that same respect.

We enjoy working relationships with our clients based on shared values and a businesslike approach to handling often-complex legal matters. Our clients' needs define the work we do, and we are there from start to finish. We will meet with you, carefully weigh your options, and plan a strategy to achieve a result.
Main Office
Main Office
1907 Wayzata Boulevard, Suite 130
Wayzata  MN  55391
  • 952-473-8444
Wayzata Business Law Attorneys
A trusted ally of businesses across Minnesota
Running a business in Minnesota is hard work. An experienced attorney can be your best ally in growing your company while avoiding legal and financial pitfalls along the way. For the last 36 years, lawyers at Chamberlain Law Firm has advised individuals and companies on how to best organize and run their businesses. We provide clients with a full range of legal services related to:
-Commercial and civil litigation
-Business formation and advice
-Due diligence
-Financial investment counseling
-Commercial real estate
-Contract review and development
-Breach of contract disputes
-Buy- sell agreements
-Shareholder disputes
-Business succession planning

Chamberlain Law Firm in Wayzata represents individuals starting their own businesses as well as business owners hoping to expand their operations. Whatever issues you have with your company, our firm possesses the knowledge and ability needed to help you achieve the best possible results.

Working together to build your business
We are committed to the success and prosperity of your business. To meet your goals, our attorneys are dedicated to close collaboration with you so we can provide the most practical and appropriate advice given your specific commercial needs. By understanding your expectations and financial capabilities, our attorneys can better address your needs, including what corporate entity and tax structures to select and how best to limit your personal liability.

After your business is formed, our firm encourages all our clients to call us for assistance with any problems that may arise. We have advised clients on insurance coverage, investment strategies and corporate compliance issues, and we have negotiated and drafted contracts and buy- sell agreements. If litigation becomes necessary, our firm's lawyers strongly advocate for your financial interests in the boardroom or the courtroom.

Paul W. Chamberlain

He has earned an AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest recognition possible in the legal industry, for his professionalism and ethics.

Practice areas
- Commercial transactions
- Business law
- Litigation
- Tax law
- Commercial real estate
- Estate planning
- Wills
- Trust law

-Minnesota and U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota, 1975
-U.S. Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit, 1976

-William Mitchell College of Law, cum laude, J.D., 1975
-LL.M. in Taxation, magna cum laude, 1988
-University Of Minnesota, B.A., 1971

Associations & memberships
-Hennepin County Bar Association
-Minnesota State Bar Association (Member, Tax, Civil Litigation, Corporate and Business Sections)
-Minnesota Association for Justice (Chair Person, Fourth District Ethics Committee, 1997-1999)

Biographical details
-President, Toastmasters, 1980
-Charter Member Inner Circle, Entrepreneurs' Network, 1985
  • William Mitchell College of Law
    Juris Doctorate

Ryan R. Kuhlmann

Practice areas
-Civil litigation
-Appellate practice
-Commercial transactions

-Minnesota, 2007

-University of Minnesota Law School, J.D., 2007
-University of Iowa, with honors/distinction, B.B.A., 2002

Associations & memberships
-Hennepin County Bar Association
-Minnesota State bar Association (Member: Business Law and Civil Litigation Sections; New Lawyer's Section)

Biographical details
-Banking Financial Analysis and Securities Operation
  • University of Minnesota Law School
    Juris Doctorate