Patrick J. Neaton

Top rated eminent domain attorney in Chanhassen, Minnesota

Neaton & Puklich, PLLP
Patrick J. Neaton
Neaton & Puklich, PLLP

Practice Areas: Eminent domain, Employment & labor, Business litigation; view more

Licensed in Minnesota since: 1975

Education: University of Minnesota Law School

Selected to Super Lawyers: 2002 - 2023

Neaton & Puklich, PLLP

7975 Stone Creek Drive
Suite 120
Chanhassen, MN 55317 Visit website


Patrick J. Neaton is an attorney and a founding partner of Neaton & Puklich, PLLP, in Chanhassen, Minnesota. Mr. Neaton represents clients throughout the state of Minnesota in matters of business, construction, employment and eminent domain law.

After graduating summa cum laude from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, Mr. Neaton earned his law degree from the University of Minnesota Law School. While attending law school, he acted as managing editor of the Minnesota Law Review. He has been admitted to practice in all Minnesota state courts since 1975 and is also licensed to practice before the U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota.

Throughout several decades of litigation experience, Mr. Neaton has achieved numerous settlements and verdicts in excess of one million dollars for his clients. These accomplishments have earned him a spot in the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, an organization is comprised solely of attorneys who have obtained million or multi-million dollar verdicts for the clients that they represent. He is also knowledgeable in alternative dispute resolution approaches such as arbitration and mediation and has participated in arbitration proceedings at both local and national levels.

Along with his work on behalf of clients, Mr. Neaton is a member of a variety of local and state bar associations. He also participates as a mock trial coach at the high school level and received the volunteer of the year award from the Minnesota State Bar Association for his mock trial volunteer work in 2012.

Practice areas

Eminent domain, Employment & labor: employee, Business litigation

Focus areas

Employment law - employee, Wage & hour laws

  • 40% Eminent domain
  • 30% Employment & labor: employee
  • 30% Business litigation

First Admitted: 1975, Minnesota

Professional Webpage:

  • Cum laude, University of Minnesota Law School
  • 2012 Volunteer of the Year Mock Trial – Minnesota State Bar Association
  • Superlawyer, Minnesota Law and Politics and Minneapolis/St. Paul Magazine, 2002 - 2012
Educational Background:
  • University of Minnesota, Summa Cum Laude
Bar/Professional Activity:
  • High School Mock Trial Coach
  • State and Local Bar Associations
  • Million Dollar Advocate Forum, Member
  • U.S. District Court District of Minnesota, 1975
  • Minnesota, 1975

Office location for Patrick J. Neaton

7975 Stone Creek Drive
Suite 120
Chanhassen, MN 55317

Phone: 952-258-8444


22 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2002 - 2023

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