Cory P. Whalen

Top rated Personal Injury attorney in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Cory P. Whalen

Practice Areas: Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice, Products Liability; view more

Licensed in Minnesota since: 1998

Education: William Mitchell College of Law

Selected to Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2023 Selected to Rising Stars: 1999, 2001 - 2002, 2004, 2006, 2011
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901 Marquette Avenue
Suite 500
Minneapolis, MN 55402 Visit website


A partner and shareholder at SiebenCarey, Cory P. Whalen is an experienced attorney serving injured persons in Minneapolis. When he takes on a case, his primary goal is to help his clients understand what their rights are. He helps them set reasonable expectations. Then, he works hard to achieve the positive outcomes they seek. There is no case too complex for Mr. Whalen; in fact, he loves a good challenge.

In 1994, Mr. Whalen completed his bachelor’s degree at Winona State University. He then earned his Juris Doctor at William Mitchell College of Law. He was admitted to the Minnesota State Bar in 1998. He remains active in the academic community via his position as an adjunct professor at Hamline Law School Litigation and Trial Practice.

Since joining SiebenCarey, Mr. Whalen has played an instrumental role in the law office's continued success. Not only has he successfully won the respect and trust of his clients, but he has also recovered millions of dollars for their injuries. Some of his biggest wins include a $1.7 million award from an insurance company and $2.6 million for a passenger who suffered permanent injuries in a trucking accident. A reflection of his record, Best Lawyers named him among the Best Lawyers In America; Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs.

Mr. Whalen is a Life Member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. He has also served on the Board of Governors and Executive Committee of the Minnesota Association for Justice.

Practice areas

Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff, Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff, Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff

Focus areas

Animal Bites, Assault, Birth Injury, Brain Injury, Construction Accident, Dram Shop Laws, Medical Malpractice, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Motor Vehicle Defects, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Premises Liability - Plaintiff, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Trucking Accidents, Wrongful Death

  • 80% Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
  • 10% Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff
  • 10% Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff

First Admitted: 1998, Minnesota

Professional Webpage:

  • You Should Know
Bar/Professional Activity:
  • Volunteer Lawyers Network, Member
  • Eastview Athletic Association, Coach
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Life Member
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Life Member
  • Minnesota Association for Justice, Member, Board of Governors and Executive Committee
  • American Association for Justice, Member
  • American Board of Trial Advocates, Member
  • Minnesota State Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • American Association for Justice Leader's Forum, Member
  • Hennepin County Bar Association, Member
Special Licenses/Certifications:
  • Certified Civil Trial Law Specialist, Minnesota State Bar Association
  • Best Lawyers In America; Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs
  • Lawyer of the Year - Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs, Best Lawyers in America, 2014
  • Super Lawyer - Thomas Reuters; PI General - Plaintiff
Pro bono/Community Service:
  • YMCA Soccer League, Coach
  • Eastview Youth Athletic Association, Coach
  • Hamline Law School Litigation and Trial Practice, Adjunct Professor
Educational Background:
  • B.A., Winona State University, Winona, MN, 1994
Industry Groups:
  • Hennepin County Bar Association
  • Minnesota Association For Justice
  • Minnesota State Bar Association

Office location for Cory P. Whalen

901 Marquette Avenue
Suite 500
Minneapolis, MN 55402

Phone: 612-464-9757


10 Years Super Lawyers
6 Years Rising Stars
  • Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2023
  • Rising Stars: 1999, 2001 - 2002, 2004, 2006, 2011

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