Samuel E. Mogensen



(612) 260-9064

(612) 260-9080

Sam applies his knowledge and experience to guide clients through a variety of complex litigation and employment disputes, while remaining focused on achieving resolutions that reflect client goals. Sam represents business entities, individuals, and nonprofit organizations in contract disputes, intellectual property cases, real estate matters, and other business concerns. Sam also works with employers as they navigate whistleblower complaints, harassment or discrimination allegations, and wage and hour investigations by the Department of Labor.

Sam has experience in all stages of litigation, from pre-litigation demands through initial pleadings, discovery, negotiated resolution, motion practice, trial, and appellate work. In addition, Sam has helped clients successfully navigate through alternative dispute resolution methods such as mediation and arbitration.

Sam earned his bachelor’s degree from Marquette University and his law degree, magna cum laude, from the Mitchell Hamline School of Law.

Outside of work, Sam enjoys playing golf and spending time with his family.



New U.S. Ban on Chinese Cotton Suppliers Adds Stress to Fashion Industry’s Weakened Supply Chain [Alert]

September 21, 2020

Danielle Garno, Heather Marx, and Samuel Mogensen discuss U.S. Customs and Border Protection five WROs banning cotton, apparel, and other goods that were produced with state-sponsored forced labor in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region.

Midwest States Allow Resumption of Some Construction Projects [Alert]

May 04, 2020

Sam Mogensen and Chris Sweeney provide updates on recent stay-at-home orders in the midwest and how they are impacting the construction industry.

MINNESOTA Response to COVID-19 [Alert]

March 30, 2020

Tina Syring discusses Minnesota's stay-at-home order and its impact on employers.


  • Mitchell Hamline School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 2019
  • Marquette University, B.S., 2016
  • Minnesota
  • Minnesota Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Court - District of Minnesota