Mark R. Gaertner

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in St. Paul, MN

Walsh & Gaertner, P.A.
 | 24 4th Street, St. Paul, MN 55101
Phone: 651-968-8028
Fax: 651-224-2672
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2020
Licensed Since: 1992
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (90%),
  • Estate Planning & Probate (10%)
Attorney Profile

Attorney Mark R. Gaertner is a partner at the law firm of Walsh & Gaertner, P.A., in St. Paul. At the Twin Cities firm, Mr. Gaertner focuses his practice on representing the interests of individuals in personal injury matters. Thanks to his excellent reputation as a knowledgeable and dedicated client advocate, clients from Minnesota Western Wisconsin know to turn to him when facing complex legal challenges.

Mr. Gaertner began his legal career in 1992 after earning a law degree from William Mitchell College of Law and his approval to practice law in Minnesota. In 1998, the State Bar of Wisconsin granted him admission, and he has represented clients from both the states for more than 15 years.

Over the course of attorney Gaertner's 20-plus year career, he has earned the respect of both his clients and his peers. He has a "Superb" rating from Avvo, and the National Association of Distinguished Counsel includes him on its list of the top 1 percent attorneys in the country.

Mr. Gaertner has also received recognition for other achievements. The Minnesota State Bar Association named him a North Star Lawyer for his many hours of pro bono work, and recognizes him as a best-selling author for his book "A Cup Of Coffee With 10 Of The Top Personal Injury Attorneys In The United States." In addition, he is a regularly requested guest speaker at both legal and professional events.

Practice Areas
  • 90%Personal Injury - General
  • 10%Estate Planning & Probate
Focus Areas

Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff, Probate & Estate Administration


Selected to Super Lawyers for 7 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2020

Email Me

To: Mark R. Gaertner
Super Lawyers: Potential Client Inquiry

About Mark Gaertner

Admitted: 1992, Minnesota

Professional Webpage:!mark-gaertner/cp01


  • Best Selling Author, 2014
  • Superb Rated, 10.0 out of 10 by Avvo, 2014, 2015, and 2016
  • Top 100 Litigation Lawyer, The American Society of Legal Advocates, 2016
  • North Star Lawyer, Minnesota State Bar Association, 2014 and 2015
  • National Association of Distinguished Counsel, "Top One Percent" Designation, 2015
  • Super Lawyer, Minnesota Super Lawyer
  • Peer Review Rated, Martindale-Hubbell, 2007 - 2015
  • Recognized by Super Lawyers Magazine

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Minnesota Supreme Court Qualified Neutral, Minnesota Supreme Court

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Minnesota Association for Justice, Member
  • Minnesota State Bar Association, Member
  • Minnesota
  • Ramsey County Bar Association, Member
  • Wisconsin

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Certified Coach and Unified Partner, Special Olympics Minnesota, January 1996 – Present

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Personal Injury Law - The Business Leader Spotlight Show, 2014
  • Negotiations - How To Handle A Personal Injury Claim, 2011
  • A Cup Of Coffee With 10 Of The Top Personal Injury Attorneys In The United States, Rutherford Publishing House, 2014


  • Obtained one of the highest wrongful death settlements in a motor vehicle case., 2015

Educational Background:

  • Marquette University, Bachelor of Science, Business, 1985 – 1989

Industry Groups

  • Minnesota Association For Justice
  • Minnesota State Bar Association
Show More
Office Location for Mark R. Gaertner

24 4th Street
St. Paul, MN 55101

Phone: 651-968-8028

Fax: 651-224-2672

Mark R. Gaertner:

Last Updated: 1/7/2020

Page Generated: 0.16667199134827 sec