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Dana L. Gerber

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Workers' Compensation Attorney in St. Paul, MN

Atkinson Gerber Law Office
6 Pine Tree Drive, Suite 225
St. Paul, MN 55112
Phone: 651-333-3636
Fax: 651-304-1720
Selected to Rising Stars: 2016 - 2021
Licensed in Minnesota Since: 2007
Practice Areas: Workers' Compensation: Claimant
Languages Spoken: English, Spanish
Attorney Profile

Attorney Dana L. Gerber is a partner with the highly respected Atkinson Gerber Law Office, located in St. Paul, Minnesota. At the firm, Ms. Gerber focuses her practice on helping clients throughout the Twin Cities region with their legal matters related to workers' compensation benefits.

Ms. Gerber received her Bachelor of Arts degree in mass communications from the University of Minnesota in 2003. She then attended the University of St. Thomas School of Law in Minneapolis, where she received her Juris Doctor in 2007. The Minnesota State Bar Association admitted her in 2007, and the U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota admitted her to practice in 2008.

As a member of the Minnesota Association for Justice, Ms. Gerber is committed to fighting for the rights and entitlements of workers and victims of personal injury throughout the state. During her career, she has helped numerous clients receive their due benefits, and she has helped to secure substantial settlements and awards for those who have sought her counsel. This dedication to her practice has earned Ms. Gerber a selection to the Super Lawyers' Rising Stars list for 2016-present. 

Being fluent in English and Spanish allows Ms. Gerber to communicate with a wide range of clients who need assistance with their workers' compensation and personal injury claims. As a staunch advocate for her clients, Ms. Gerber aggressively protects her clients' rights and interests while treating each with compassion and respect. During her spare time, Ms. Gerber enjoys live music, gardening and taking in the bountiful natural resources Minnesota affords.

Practice Areas
  • 100%Workers' Compensation: Claimant


6 Years Rising Stars
  • Rising Stars: 2016 - 2021

About Dana L. Gerber

First Admitted: 2007, Minnesota

Professional Webpage:

Bar/Professional Activity

  • U.S. District Court District of Minnesota
  • Minnesota

Educational Background

  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis B.A., Major: Mass Communication, Minor: Spanish, 2003

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

  • I was a speaker at this event which is for practitioners on both sides of the bar as well as judges. It is a very well regarded program, with many attendees on both sides of the bar. I was honored to participate in it. , Speaker, 2020 Workers’ Compensation Institute, MN CLE, Workers Compensation Attorneys, 2020
  • I was a speaker at the seminar on the case law update. The Minnesota Association for Justice is a group of practioners who advocate for justice for injured people including legistative advocacy. , Speaker, MNAJ workers compensation seminar, MNAJ, 2020
  • I co-aurthored the case law summaries for the magazine. , Recurring Author, MNAJ quarterly , Workers Compensation Attorneys, 2020
  • I presented to the Plainitff workers compsnation bar about case law and trends in its annnual CLE seminair. , Speaker, MN CLE , Minnesota Association for Justice, Workers Compensation Attorneys, 2019
  • I am a recurring contributing author to the magazine every quarter. , Recurring Author, MNAJ quarterly , Minnesota Association for Justice quarterly magazine, Workers Compensation Attorneys, 2019
  • CLE Speaker/Presenter: Provided case law update. Filled a role of a legacy member who was unable to continue to do so as he had become a judge. , Speaker/Presenter, 2018 Workers' Compensation Seminar, Minnesota Association For Justice, 2018
  • CLE presenter and Maximizing damanges and minimizing costs, Speaker, Speaker, MN AJ, 2017
  • Presentation about workers compensation subrogation, Co-presenter, MN Workers Compensation Summer Seminar, 2013
  • What you need to know to stay out of the Court room, Speaker, Tree Care and the Law, MN Shade Tree Short Course, 2013
  • The Expanding Doctrine of Inferred Intent, Writer, Writer, Laywer, MDLA, 2014
  • Handling the Car Crash Seminar, Speaker, MN Association for Justice, MN Association For Justice, 2009


  • Obtained hearing verdict awarding 100% of claimed damages in a case of apportionment/contribution and disputed nature and extent of damages, 2015
  • Workers Compensation victory on a case of disputed primary liability; at Hearing obtained verdict of 100% damages, 2015
  • Successful Opposition to Summary Judgement Motion; Decided on the pleadings, 2015
  • Obtained Dismissal of Petition for Contribution for client, 2015
  • Sucessful Opposition to Summary Judgement Motion in legally complex workers compensation case; Decided on the pleadings, 2015

Industry Groups

  • Workers compensation; employee
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Office Location for Dana L. Gerber

6 Pine Tree Drive
Suite 225
St. Paul, MN 55112

Phone: 651-333-3636

Fax: 651-304-1720

Last Updated: 5/18/2021

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