William G. Cottrell

Bill has been in private practice his entire professional career.  He has litigated several hundred cases to trial and handled thousands of Motions. He has also mediated many civil law suits to a successful settlement.   While most of his time is devoted to collecting consumer and commercial debts he regularly drafts  Wills, Powers of Attorney, Health Care Directives  and does  Estate Planning.  He handles Probate, Family Law, Commercial Litigation, Sexual Harassment cases, and many other areas of the law as set forth in the web site.  Bill is licensed in Minnesota, North Dakota.  He taught at his alma mater,  William Mitchell College of Law for 11 years as an Adjunct Professor  teaching Creditor-Debtor law.  He is well versed in the FDCPA having defended collection agencies and in representing consumers.   He has  had the preeminent rating with Martindale-Hubbell and Lexis-Nexis for the last 15 years.  And he is just an average golfer which proves he spends a lot of time in the office.

* Licensed in Minnesota, Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux (Dakota) Community Tribal  Court, North Dakota State Courts and Mandan, Hidatsa & Arikara Nation-Forth Berthold District Court