Patrick Stoneking

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Medical Malpractice Attorney in Minneapolis, MN

Robins Kaplan LLP
 | 800 LaSalle Avenue, Suite 2800
Minneapolis, MN 55402
Phone: 612-349-8500
Fax: 612-339-4181
Selected To Rising Stars: 2015 - 2019
Licensed Since: 2005
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff (50%),
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (50%)
Attorney Profile

A principal attorney at Robins Kaplan LLP, Patrick Stoneking has spent most of his professional career focusing his practice on personal injury and wrongful death litigation. Based primarily in the firm's main office in Minneapolis, his client base comes from Minnesota, North Dakota, New York, Wisconsin and other parts of the United States. Providing dedicated and aggressive advocacy to people who have suffered economic and noneconomic losses as the result of the negligence or recklessness of other persons or entities, much of Mr. Stoneking's caseload has arisen out of incidents involving hospital negligence, surgical errors and other forms of medical malpractice.

Other areas in which Mr. Stoneking has extensive experience in include truck and other motor vehicle accidents, and during his career, he has been able to obtain many sizable settlements as well as jury awards on behalf of his plaintiff clients. Some of the representative successful results have included a verdict in excess of $735,000 in an accident caused by a negligent truck driver, a $3.1 million settlement in a brain injury case involving an anesthesia error, and a $1.5 million settlement on behalf of a client who suffered a severe brain injury in a head-on collision. This has led to recognition from Mr. Stoneking's peers, including his receiving Lifetime Achievement recognition from America's Top 100 Attorneys.

Mr. Stoneking is admitted to practice before all Minnesota, New York, Wisconsin and North Dakota state courts, and he is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota. He is a 2002 graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where he received a Bachelor of Science in economics and mathematics. Mr. Stoneking was subsequently awarded his Juris Doctor cum laude from the University of Minnesota Law School.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice (50%): Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Delayed or Incorrect Diagnosis

Personal Injury - General (50%): Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Wrongful Death, Brain Injury, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

Focus Areas

Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Delayed or Incorrect Diagnosis, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Wrongful Death, Brain Injury, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

Selections

top-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 5 years

Rising Stars: 2015 - 2019

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About Patrick Stoneking

Admitted: 2005, Minnesota

Professional Webpage: https://www.robinskaplan.com/lawyers/patrick-stoneking

Honors/Awards:

  • "Minnesota Rising Star," Super Lawyers, 2015-2018
  • North Star Lawyer, Minnesota State Bar Association, 2017
  • North Star Lawyer, Minnesota State Bar, 2014

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • New York
  • U.S. District Court, Minnesota 
  • Minnesota
  • Wisconsin
  • North Dakota
  • Warren E. Burger Inn of Court, 2017

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Board of Directors - Children's HeartLink, 2016

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • The Robins Justice Report, Vol. 7, No. 3, Fall 2013
  • The Robins Justice Report, Vol. 7, No. 2, Summer 2013
  • Panel Moderator, Medical Malpractice, Minnesota Association for Justice, Minneapolis, Minnesota, May 15, 2015
  • Speaker, My Case Got Stabbed!, Minnesota Association for Justice, Minneapolis, Minnesota, October 31, 2014
  • Speaker, Loss of Chance, Minnesota Association for Justice, Alexandria, Minnesota, August 16, 2014
  • Speaker, Medical Assistance Liens: What is Happening to Martin?, Minnesota Association for Justice, Alexandria, Minnesota, August 16, 2014
  • Speaker, Loss of Chance, Minnesota Association for Justice, Minneapolis, Minnesota, November 1, 2013
  • Speaker, Amendments to the Minnesota Civil Rules: Forms, Strategies and Pitfalls, Minnesota Association for Justice, Minneapolis, Minnesota, July 24, 2013
  • Speaker, Handling the Medical Malpractice Case, Minnesota Association for Justice, Minneapolis, Minnesota, December 6, 2012
  • "Loss of Chance" Claims, The Robins Justice Report, Vol. 7, No. 3, October 21, 2013)
  • Moving Forward with Loss-of-Chance Claims, Attorney at Law, August, 2013
  • Excuse Me, Doctor, But Don’t I Remember You From ‘Titanic’? A Hospital’s Duty To Make Sure Physicians Are Qualified and Competent, Attorney at Law, May 2013
  • The Robins Kaplan Justice Report, Vol. 11, No. 1, Winter 2017
  • The Robins Kaplan Justice Report, Vol. 9, No. 2, Fall 2015

Verdicts/Settlements:

  • $550,000 for a family injured in a car crash.  Pat obtained a policy-limits settlement on behalf of four little kids who were injured when a truck ran into their mother's van.  , 2018
  • $3.9 Million verdict in medical malpractice action in Fargo, North Dakota.  Pat was trial counsel in a complicated medical malpractice case in Fargo, North Dakota against the local hospital.  The two-week trial had completely concluded before settling confidentially during jury deliberations.  While the settlement was being put on the record, the jury came back with its verdict, which the jurors reported a total of $3.9 Million, which is the first plaintiff's medical malpractice verdict in Fargo in well over ten years and among a handful in history., 2018
  • $8.5 Million Judgment: Wrongful death claim for two county workers who were killed by a driver under the influence of methadone.  Obtained an order recognizing a methadone clinic's duty to the general public when prescribing and distributing medications., 2016
  • $1,750,000 settlement for the family of a 50-year-old woman who was killed in a motorcycle crash in Northern Minnesota., 2018

Educational Background:

  • University of Wisconsin, B.S., Mathematics, Economics, 2002
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Office Location for Patrick Stoneking

800 LaSalle Avenue
Suite 2800
Minneapolis, MN 55402

Phone: 612-349-8500

Fax: 612-339-4181

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Last Updated: 9/25/2019

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