Rebecca F. Schiller
Top rated real estate attorney in Minneapolis, MinnesotaBernick Lifson, P.A.
As an attorney at the law firm of Bernick Lifson, P.A., Rebecca F. Schiller offers a full array of real estate, commercial and financial litigation services to the residents of Minneapolis, Minnesota. Over her noteworthy career spanning three decades, she has advocated for the rights of sellers, small businesses, purchasers, lenders, developers, landlords and tenants in matters related to:
- Real estate closings
- Complex title issues
- Commercial foreclosures and condemnation
- Government takings
- Contract disputes and developmental issues
- Creditors’ remedies
- Business disputes
- Landlord-tenant disputes
Ms. Schiller understands that real estate litigation is an always evolving, complex area of law. She keeps her clients aware of any complications that may arise during the case and provides comprehensive legal services while ensuring all deadlines are met. She has a successful track record representing plaintiffs and defendants both in the courtroom and at the negotiating table.
Majoring in political science and government, Ms. Schiller obtained her Bachelor of Arts, magna cum laude, from the University of Minnesota in 1989. Later in 1992, she graduated with her Juris Doctor magna cum laude from the Mitchell Hamline School of Law. While in law school, she served as the co-chair of the Amnesty International Student Group and won first place in William Mitchell Trial Competition.
Before joining Bernick Lifson, P.A., Ms. Schiller partnered with several other esteemed law firms in Saint Paul, Minnesota, and gained extensive trial experience. She was first licensed to practice in Minnesota in 1992 and is also admitted to practice in the state courts of Louisiana, the federal courts of Minnesota and the United States Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit.
Ms. Schiller offers pro bono legal services to the underprivileged through several nonprofit organizations in Minnesota and Louisiana. As a part of the Minnesota AIDS Project, she has assisted people facing debts and housing issues. She was given the Pro Bono Practitioner Award by the Minnesota Justice Foundation in 2017. She also functioned as a volunteer attorney at the Volunteer Lawyers Network and The Pro Bono Project.
An enthusiastic speaker, Ms. Schiller has presented at several continuing legal education seminars sponsored by the Minnesota State Bar Association.
Practice areasReal estate: business, Business/corporate
- 50% Real estate: business
- 50% Business/corporate
First Admitted: 1992, Minnesota
Professional Webpage: https://www.bernicklifson.com/bio-rebecca-f-schiller
- B.A., University of Minnesota, Magna Cum Laude
Office location for Rebecca F. Schiller
Minneapolis, MN 55426
- Super Lawyers: 2020 - 2023