Schmidt & Salita Law Team

Schmidt & Salita Law Team

Firm Overview

Main Office
Main Office
13911 Ridgedale Drive, Suite 110
Minnetonka  MN  55305
  • (952) 473-4530
  • 9525441308

Other Offices

Minneapolis Office
3107 North Penn Avenue
Minneapolis,  MN  55411
Maple Grove Office
8621 Pineview Lane North
Maple Grove,  MN  55369
St. Paul Office
209 Snelling Avenue North
St. Paul,  MN  55104

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

The Schmidt-Salita Law Team has earned numerous multi-million dollars jury awards and we are not afraid to take cases to trial to maximize our client’s settlements.

Senior partner Minneapolis accident attorney, Doug Schmidt has been inducted to membership in the Minnesota Million Dollar Roundtable, whose membership is limited to lawyers who have earned a jury verdict, at trial, in excess of $1 million dollars, and Mr. Salita has been an invite as well. Mr. Schmidt has earned three such jury awards for his clients. Mr. Salita has many different resolutions worth seven and eight figures. Mr. Schmidt has served several terms as President of the Minnesota Million Dollar Roundtable.

Douglas Schmidt

Schmidt has over 40 years of experience, in over 6,000 cases, in bringing justice to the victims of Personal Injury and Wrongful Death.

He has lectured at the University of Minnesota Law School and the Hamline-Mitchell Law School, as well as Gustavus Adolphus College and Northwestern Health Sciences University. He is a frequent lecturer at Continued Education seminars for both lawyers and chiropractors.

He is the recipient of the Award of Merit of the American Bar Association and has received the Distinguished Service Award of the Minnesota Trial Lawyers Association.

He has been AV rated by Martindale Hubbell for 35 years. He has been certified by the National Board of Trial Advocacy as a Civil Trial Advocate and by the Minnesota Bar as a Civil Trial Specialist.

He has successfully tried over 500 cases to a jury, judge or arbitrator in Minnesota, South Dakota, Wisconsin and Iowa.

Dean Salita

Dean Salita brings over 24 years of experience as a Personal Injury lawyer, handling many workplace injury cases in the Workers Compensation system and non-workplace injury cases in the civil law court system.

He handles many occupation exposure cases included work related, cancer asbestos disease such as asbestos and mesothelioma.

Dean is chair of the Minnesota Association for Justice Workers’ Compensation section. He is a frequent lecturer at Continuing Legal Education. He has been a Super Lawyer and maintains the highest rating of AV rated by Martindale Hubble.

Dean is an experienced Personal Injury trial lawyer, having represented his clients in District Court jury trials, arbitrations, and Workers Compensation trials. He is especially proud of the fact that he cares deeply about his clients and provides personal attention to help guide them through the legal process.