-Ron J. Barczak


Ronald J. Barczak is recognized as one of our Country’s elite railroad and Civil trial attorneys.  He is a member of a select set of attorneys in the nation to have the distinction of being a Designated Legal Counsel for the S.M.A.R.T UNION-TRANSPORTATION DIVISION (UTU). He has proven again and again over the years that he brings the highest of commitments and successes to the representation of his clients.

Ron has represented Railroad Workers and their families throughout the country for over 35 years.  He has obtained fair and just settlements when possible and when necessary, has successfully tried cases to verdict in the multi-millions of dollars. Ron is a nationally recognized skilled trial attorney with expertise not only in railroad law and FELA, but wrongful death, chemical inhalation, truck, automobile, train collisions and general personal injury claims.

Ron has received the highest possible legal ability rating (AV) by Martindale-Hubbell, the national rating organization for attorneys.  He is one of a very select few that has continuously earned inclusion in the prestigious books “Best Lawyers in America” and “Best Lawyers in Minnesota.” He is board certified by the Minnesota State Bar Association as a civil trial specialist and is a certified mediator and arbitrator.  In addition, Ron has over the years lectured on various legal issues to judges, attorneys and the public.

Ron’s professional life has been dedicated to making sure individuals in crises get the very best representation when they need it. “Life can take some catastrophic turns without warning. I am proud to have helped so many good folks through some of those difficult times. -Ron