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Brent D. Kettelkamp

Phone: 952.921.4606

Brent’s practice is devoted to representing both large and small businesses in employment litigation, commercial disputes, and labor law matters.  He has represented clients in all areas of employment law including, FMLA, ADA, employment discrimination claims, non-compete/non-solicitation, and other various employment-related disputes. Brent also has experience representing clients in commercial disputes including, breach of contract, construction-related claims, residential mortgage-backed securities, fraud/misrepresentation, real estate, enforcement of loan documents, and insurance coverage matters.  Brent has experience representing clients through all stages of the litigation lifecycle, from initial case filing through appeal. 

Brent earned his J.D., magna cum laude, from William Mitchell College of Law, where he also earned Dean’s List honors.  He received his undergraduate degree in political science, magna cum laude, from Bethel University. 

Outside of the office, Brent enjoys playing hockey and golf, and spending time with his wife and three sons. 

View Brent's Employer Advisor articles on our website.

Main Areas of Practice

Employment and Labor Litigation

  • Discrimination, reprisal, and whistleblower claims
  • EEOC and MDHR charge responses
  • FMLA, ADA, FLSA, and MHRA claims
  • Non-compete, non-solicitation, and trade secret claims
  • Drug testing compliance and litigation
  • Wrongful discharge
  • Employee misconduct complaints

Business and Commercial Law

  • Contract disputes
  • Fraud/misrepresentation claims
  • Construction disputes and related litigation
  • ERISA litigation
  • Mortgage lender and servicing litigation
  • Loan document enforcement
  • Fraudulent transfers
  • Business torts
  • Insurance coverage counseling and litigation

Bar Admissions

  • United States District Court for the District of Minnesota, 2013
  • State of Minnesota, 2013
  • State of Wisconsin, 2012


  • William Mitchell College of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, Dean’s List
  • Bethel University, B.A., magna cum laude, Political Science

Professional and Community Involvement

  • Minnesota State Bar Association
  • Wisconsin State Bar Association
  • Tubman Safety Project, pro bono attorney

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