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Julie Matonich

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Medical Malpractice Attorney in Minneapolis, MN

Matonich Law, PC
8 West 43rd Street
Minneapolis, MN 55409
Phone: 612-677-1711
Fax: 612-677-1713
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2002 - 2005, 2009 - 2021
Selected to Rising Stars: 2001
Licensed in Minnesota Since: 1996
Practice Areas: Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff (90%), Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff (10%)
Languages Spoken: English, Spanish
Attorney Profile

Julie Matonich is an attorney and the founder of Matonich Law in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Ms. Matonich practices personal injury law, focusing on medical device and medical malpractice matters that result in serious injuries or death. She serves clients throughout Minnesota and is also licensed to appear before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit.

Ms. Matonich has recovered large settlements and verdicts for her clients over the course of her personal injury career. One such case saw her serving on a trial team in a medical malpractice matter that resulted in a $23.2 million verdict involving a family who was subjected to a catastrophic birth injury.

Ms. Matonich’s accomplishments have earned her recognition among her peers in the legal profession. She has been featured in the publication “The Best Lawyers in America” and was awarded the “Attorney of the Year” award by Minnesota Lawyer in 2010.

Outside of the legal community, Ms. Matonich is involved in various community organizations. She is an advisory board member of the Page Education Foundation and a board member of Children of Incarcerated Caregivers. Additionally, she serves as a member and is a past chairperson of the Weisman Art Museum Colleagues Advisory Board.

Practice Areas
  • 90%Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff
  • 10%Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff
Focus Areas

Medical Malpractice


17 Years Super Lawyers
1 Years Rising Stars
  • Super Lawyers: 2002 - 2005, 2009 - 2021
  • Rising Stars: 2001

About Julie Matonich

First Admitted: 1996, Minnesota

Professional Webpage:

Pro bono/Community Service

  • Member, Weisman Art Museum Colleagues Advisory Board, 2010–2021
  • Chair, Weisman Art Museum Colleagues Advisory Board, 2013–2015
  • Board Member, Children of Incarcerated Caregivers, 2014–present  
  • Volunteer Attorney, Advocates for Human Rights (represented women seeking asylum in the United States)
  • Advisory Board Member, Page Education Foundation 2000-2019


  • Medical Malpractice - $23,200,000 Jury Verdict. The daughter of a Paynesville family was severely handicapped due to complications during her birth at Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar, MN

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Member, American Association of Justice
  • ABOTA, Member, 2021
  • Member, Minnesota Association of Justice
  • United States District Court, Eighth District
  • State of Minnesota

Educational Background

  • Northwestern University, B.A., Graduated with Honors, 1991


  • Recipient, Page Education Foundation Giving Award, 2006
  • Minnesota Lawyer of the Year, Minnesota Monthly, 2010
  • Selected to Super Lawyers
  • Selected to Best Lawyers in America
  • Selected to Rising Stars, 2000
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Office Location for Julie Matonich

8 West 43rd Street
Minneapolis, MN 55409

Phone: 612-677-1711

Fax: 612-677-1713

Last Updated: 4/14/2021

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